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California 13,500-foot Peaks

Ranked Peaks have 300 feet of Clean Prominence

RankPeak Elev-Ft  Prom-Ft Range (Level 5)Isol-Mi
1.Mount Whitney14,49510,075Mount Whitney Group1646.3
2.Mount Shasta14,1629762Mount Shasta Area334.7
3.White Mountain Peak14,2467196White Mountains67.5
4.North Palisade14,2422894Palisades32.2
5.Mount Humphreys13,9862563Mono Recesses-Humphreys Area14.7
6.Mount Kaweah13,8022027Great Western Divide10.7
7.Mount Morgan13,7482628Mono Recesses-Humphreys Area9.9
8.Mount Dubois13,5592319White Mountains9.6
9.Mount Darwin13,8311871Evolution Region7.1
10.Split Mountain14,0581525Palisades6.8
11.Midway Mountain13,6651329Great Western Divide6.1
12.Mount Williamson14,3731643Mount Whitney Group5.4
13.Mount Goddard13,5681568Evolution Region5.1
14.Mount Tom13,6521972Mono Recesses-Humphreys Area4.8
15.Mount Langley14,0261165Mount Whitney Group4.4
16.Mount Gabb13,7412581Mono Recesses-Humphreys Area4.3
17.University Peak13,5891187Mount Whitney Group3.5
18.Mount Brewer13,5701103Great Western Divide3.4
19.Mount Keith13,9761903Mount Whitney Group3.1
20.Mount Stanford13,973981Mount Whitney Group2.9
21.Birch Mountain13,602938Palisades2.6
22.Middle Palisade14,0121085Palisades2.6
24.Mount Fiske13,503823Evolution Region2.1
 The Jumpoff13,48040White Mountains2.1
25.Bear Creek Spire13,7201440Mono Recesses-Humphreys Area2.0
26.Mount Barnard13,990932Mount Whitney Group2.0
27.Red Kaweah13,720662Great Western Divide1.8
28.Mount LeConte13,9301003Mount Whitney Group1.4
29.Mount Tyndall14,0191092Mount Whitney Group1.4
30.Junction Peak13,888765Mount Whitney Group1.4
31.Table Mountain13,632509Great Western Divide1.3
32.Mount Agassiz13,893813Palisades1.2
33.Mount Abbot13,704864Mono Recesses-Humphreys Area1.2
34.Tunnabora Peak13,563571Mount Whitney Group1.1
35.Mount Ericsson13,583919Mount Whitney Group1.1
36.White Mountains Peak 1361513,615385White Mountains1.0
37.Ed Lane Peak13,576846Palisades1.0
38.Trojan Peak13,947364Mount Whitney Group1.0
39.Mount McAdie13,799479Mount Whitney Group.8
40.Mount Tyndall-Southwest Peak13,540417Mount Whitney Group.8
 White Mountains Peak 1390813,908148White Mountains.8
41.Mount Mendel13,710550Evolution Region.8
42.Second Kaweah13,661538Great Western Divide.8
43.Mount Mallory13,845722Mount Whitney Group.8
 Forester Pass West13,720269Mount Whitney Group.7
 Mount Carillon13,553233Mount Whitney Group.7
44.Palisade Crest13,553561Palisades.7
45.Mount Russell14,0881096Mount Whitney Group.7
46.Black Kaweah13,680520Great Western Divide.7
47.Mount Sill14,153353Palisades.6
48.Mount Barnard-East Peak13,714459Mount Whitney Group.6
49.Milestone Mountain-East Peak13,547555Great Western Divide.6
50.Milestone Mountain13,638711Great Western Divide.6
 Table Mountain-South Peak13,612161Great Western Divide.6
51.Thunder Mountain13,517525Great Western Divide.6
52.Mount Winchell13,775655Palisades.6
53.Caltech Peak13,832512Mount Whitney Group.5
 Mount Morgenson13,927279Mount Whitney Group.5
 Split Mountain-South Peak13,714131Palisades.5
54.Mount Gayley13,510430Palisades.5
 Mount Muir14,012298Mount Whitney Group.5
 Mount Irvine13,780197Mount Whitney Group.5
 Discovery Pinnacle13,753105Mount Whitney Group.4
 Mount Dade13,600200Mono Recesses-Humphreys Area.4
 Gregorys Monument-South Peak13,845131Mount Whitney Group.4
 Norman Clyde Peak13,855272Palisades.4
 Pyramidal Pinnacle13,665185Great Western Divide.4
 Junction Peak-Southeast Peak13,517131Mount Whitney Group.4
 Squaretop13,517262Great Western Divide.3
 Barrett Peak13,962282Palisades.3
 Mount Williams13,622236Palisades.3
 Mount Corcoran-South Peak13,648197Mount Whitney Group.3
 Mount Marsh13,549229Mount Whitney Group.2
 Mount Corcoran13,714197Mount Whitney Group.2
 Keeler Needle14,239131Mount Whitney Group.2
 Thunderbolt Peak14,003203Palisades.2
 Disappointment Peak13,917137Palisades.2
 Aiguille Junior13,92716Mount Whitney Group.2
 Mount Corcoran-Far South Peak13,619233Mount Whitney Group.2
 Polemonium Peak14,080160Palisades.2
 Gregorys Monument13,91166Mount Whitney Group.1
 Aiguille du Paquoir13,97665Mount Whitney Group.1
 S'brutal Tower13,86585Mount Whitney Group.1
 Sharktooth13,648197Mount Whitney Group.1
 Michaels Pinnacle13,680160Great Western Divide.1
 Crooks Peak14,17365Mount Whitney Group.1
 Balcony Peak13,84565Palisades.1
 Starlight Peak14,20080Palisades.1

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     Vulgarian Ramblers - California Thirteeners

Selected Guidebook(s) for this List

       The High Sierra: Peaks, Passes, and Trails (Secor)
       The Climber's Guide to the High Sierra (Roper)

Caution: These books feature many of the peaks on this list, but may not have information on all of them.


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