Cathedral Peak, California

Prominence: 919 ft, 280 m

Elevation: 10,911 feet, 3326 meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.98 mi, 1.57 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 10,916 ft / 3328 m
SubpeaksEichorn Pinnacle (10,720 ft/3267 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 50' 52'' N; 119° 24' 20'' W
37.847808, -119.405606 (Dec Deg)
288343E 4191656N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMariposa

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Lists that contain Cathedral Peak:
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #171)
     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #206)
     Western States Climbers Star Peaks (Rank #86)
     Sierra Peaks Section Mountaineers Peaks (Rank #33)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     0000 by Brian Brown (GPS Track)
     1999-06-24 by Bob Burd
     1999-07-24 by Lou Hibbard
     1999-08-13 by Bob Burd
     1999-10-10 by Bob Burd
     2002-06-13 by Bob Burd
     2002-08-18 by Bob Burd
     2002-09-21 by Bob Burd
     2003-09-19 by Bob Burd
     2004-06-23 by Paul Maurin
     2011-07-31 by Eric Schafer
     2012-06-06 by Bob Burd
     2012-09-02 by J Thornton
     2013-08-08 by Nick Logel (Unsuccessful)
     2013-08-11 by Yaroslav Buzko (GPS Track)
     2013-08-26 by Marlin Thorman (GPS Track)
     2013-09-09 by James Haugen
     2013-09-29 by John Morrow
     2016-06-25 by JT Newgard
     2016-07-16 by JT Newgard (Unsuccessful)
     2016-08-13 by Serguei Okountsev (GPS Track)
     2016-08-16 by Mike Jay
     2016-09-16 by Mike Nielson

View ascents of peak by registered members (147 total)

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Cathedral's summit from the notch on the north ridge (2013-07-07). Photo by Craig Barlow.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 919 ft/280 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 919 ft/280 m
  Key Col: Tuolumne Pass    9992 ft/3046 m
Isolation0.98 mi/1.57 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Echo Peak #5  (SSE)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada
Range5: Central Yosemite Sierra
Range6: Cathedral Range
Drainage BasinsSan Joaquin
San Francisco Bay
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Yosemite National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Yosemite Wilderness Area
Topo MapTenaya Lake O37119g4 1:24,000
First Ascent1869
John Muir (United States)
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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at the base of the Southeast Buttress (2016-07-16). Photo by JT Newgard.
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