Banner Peak, California

Prominence: 863 ft, 263 m

Elevation: 12,936 feet, 3943 meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.58 mi, 0.94 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 12,942 ft / 3945 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 41' 48'' N; 119° 11' 41'' W
37.69657, -119.19466 (Dec Deg)
306511E 4174416N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMadera

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Lists that contain Banner Peak:
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #94)
     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #110)
     Western States Climbers Emblem Peaks (Rank #43)
     Sierra Sampler List (Rank #38)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1949-07-03 by Frederick Johnson
     1994-08-19 by Richard Carey
     2002-08-18 by Bill Hebert
     2011-08-11 by Gregory Phillips
     2012-08-14 by Sandy Lara
     2012-08-22 by Nicholas Geoghegan (Unsuccessful)
     2012-08-25 by Nick Geo (Unsuccessful)
     2013-07-06 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2014-09-06 by Jason Seieroe (Unsuccessful)
     2015-05-31 by JT Newgard

View ascents of peak by registered members (65 total)

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Mount Ritter and Banner Peak are reflected in Shadow Lake on a bluebird morning (2009-09-09).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 863 ft/263 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 928 ft/283 m
  Line Parent: Mount Ritter
  Key Col: 12,073 ft/3680 m
Isolation0.58 mi/0.94 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Ritter  (SSW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
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
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CRIS ON THE SOUTH SUMMIT (2015-05-31). Photo by JT Newgard.
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