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28. Mt. Winchell


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 elevation13,775' (4199m)
Summit elevation source mapNORTH PALISADE, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit4201m
Map summit13,775'
DEM saddle3997m
Map saddle13,080'+
Official saddle depth669'
Saddle elevation source mapNORTH PALISADE, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (40 foot contour)
Official saddle elevation sourceNORTH PALISADE, CA USGS 10 meter DEM
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 3+
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page259
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page250
Roper guidebook page197
SummitPost.org pageMOUNT WINCHELL
Climber.Org trip reportswinchell
SPS list classificationRegular
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)364470
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4107370
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.5262
Summit latitude (WGS84)37.1046
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)364100
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4107680
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.5304
Saddle latitude (WGS84)37.1074