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32. Red Kaweah

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

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Red Marker Summit of Red Kaweah - click here to re-center map on this peak
Blue MarkerHighest saddle connecting Red Kaweah 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

Red Kaweah Details

Official summit elevation4187m (13,737')
Summit elevation source mapTRIPLE DIVIDE PEAK, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (40 foot contour)
DEM summit4187m
Map summit13,720'+
DEM saddle3973m
Map saddle3960m+
Official saddle depth702'
Saddle elevation source mapMOUNT KAWEAH, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (20 meter contour)
Official saddle elevation sourceMOUNT KAWEAH, CA USGS 10 meter DEM
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 2
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page114
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page113
Roper guidebook page282
SummitPost.org pageRED KAWEAH
Climber.Org trip reportskaweah
SPS list classificationRegular
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)365310
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4044700
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.5056
Summit latitude (WGS84)36.5400
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)366770
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4043430
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.4891
Saddle latitude (WGS84)36.5287