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Mt. Prater

Officially fails because saddle depth is less than 300'

The interactive map below is initially centered on the target summit (Mt. Prater), 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 Mt. Prater appears in the Peak Details section just below the map.

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Red Marker Summit of Mt. Prater - click here to re-center map on this peak
Blue MarkerHighest saddle connecting Mt. Prater with a higher summit
Green Marker An official VRMC California Thirteener summit
Grey Marker A summit that narrowly fails the official VRMC California Thirteener passing criteria

Mt. Prater Details

Official summit elevation4106m (13,471')
Summit elevation source mapSPLIT MOUNTAIN, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit4110m
Map summit4106m
DEM saddle4051m
Map saddle4040m+
Official saddle depth194'
Saddle elevation source mapSPLIT MOUNTAIN, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (20 meter contour)
Official saddle elevation sourceSPLIT MOUNTAIN, CA USGS 10 meter DEM
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 1
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page224
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page220
Roper guidebook page218
SummitPost.org page(Please send page reference if you have one.)
Climber.Org trip reportsprater
SPS list classificationRegular
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)372480
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4099720
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.4347
Summit latitude (WGS84)37.0368
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)372030
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4100620
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.4400
Saddle latitude (WGS84)37.0448