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4. North Palisade

The interactive map below is initially centered on the target summit (North Palisade), but may be scrolled around by simply grabbing hold of the map image with the mouse and dragging. The controls at the top may also be used to pan around, adjust magnification, and select different map types. Clicking a peak marker displays a window containing information about the summit. Even more information about North Palisade appears in the Peak Details section just below the map.

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Red Marker Summit of North Palisade - click here to re-center map on this peak
Green Marker An official VRMC California Thirteener summit
Grey Marker A summit that narrowly fails the official VRMC California Thirteener passing criteria

North Palisade Details

Official summit elevation14,242' (4341m)
Summit elevation source mapNORTH PALISADE, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit4349m
Map summit14,242'
Official saddle depth300m+Prominence is greater than 300 meters
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 4
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page248
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page241
Roper guidebook page200
SummitPost.org pageNORTH PALISADE
Climber.Org trip reportspalisade
SPS list classificationEmblem
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)365490
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4106210
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.5145
Summit latitude (WGS84)37.0943