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80. “Point Powell”


Unfortunately, Google Maps decided to discontinue support for v2 of their API, which has resulted in the peak markers disappearing from my topographic maps. I'm working on a solution now and hope to have this fixed within a few weeks.

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Official summit elevation4074m (13,366')
Summit elevation source mapMOUNT THOMPSON, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (40 foot contour)
DEM summit4074m
Map summit13,360'+
DEM saddle3965m
Map saddle13,000'+
Official saddle depth358'
Saddle elevation source mapMOUNT DARWIN, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (40 foot contour)
Official saddle elevation sourceMOUNT DARWIN, CA USGS 10 meter DEM
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 2
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page289
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page281
Roper guidebook page164
SummitPost.org page(Please send page reference if you have one.)
Climber.Org trip reportspowell
SPS list classification(none)
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)355720
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4111520
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.6254
Summit latitude (WGS84)37.1407
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)355110
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4111210
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.6322
Saddle latitude (WGS84)37.1378