Key Col for Mount Lyell

Col Elevation: 11,220- feet, 3420- meters

Key Col for:Mount Lyell  (13,114 ft/3997 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3420 - 3400 m
    (20-meter contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 42' 5'' N, 119° 12' 22'' W
37.701334, -119.206088 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 1894 ft/577 m
Optimistic: 1959 ft/597 m
Average: 1926 ft/587 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Mount Ritter
Prominence Parent: Mount Ritter
Island Parent: Mount Ritter
Ridgewalk Distance:6.97 mi/11.22 km
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMadera

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada
Range5: Ritter Range-East Yosemite
Range6: Ritter Range
Drainage BasinsSan Joaquin
San Francisco Bay
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Inyo National Forest/Sierra National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Ansel Adams Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Ritter    O37119f2    1:24,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Mount Lyell to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Mount Lyell13,1141894    
(Ridge Junction)    0.180.18
(Ridge Junction)  Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestMono Lake/San Joaquin1.271.45
(Ridge Junction)  Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestMono Lake/San Joaquin1.783.23
Mount Davis12,303788Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestMono Lake/San Joaquin1.024.25
(Ridge Junction)  Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestMono Lake/San Joaquin0.24.45
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)11,220   1.125.58
Banner Peak12,936863  0.776.34
(Unnamed Col)12,073   0.366.7
LINE PARENT: Mount Ritter13,1433957  0.286.97
PROM PARENT: Mount Ritter13,1433957    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount Ritter13,1433957    

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