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Red Spur

Officially fails because saddle depth is less than 300'

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

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

Official summit elevation4019m (13,186')
Summit elevation source mapMOUNT KAWEAH, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit4024m
Map summit4019m
DEM saddle3961m
Map saddle3960m+
Official saddle depth207'
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 3
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page117
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page114
Roper guidebook page283
SummitPost.org page(Please send page reference if you have one.)
Climber.Org trip reportsspur
SPS list classification(none)
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)370720
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4044690
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.4452
Summit latitude (WGS84)36.5406
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)370480
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4044550
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.4478
Saddle latitude (WGS84)36.5393