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Black Kaweah, California


Prominence: 520 ft, 159 m

Elevation: 13,680+ feet, 4170+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 0.68 mi, 1.1 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 13,680 - 13,720 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 13,686 ft / 4172 m
    (Range 13,686 - 13,726 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 32' 43'' N; 118° 30' 57'' W
36.545403, -118.515906 (Dec Deg)
364317E 4045513N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/Second Level RegionTulare
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     Black Kaweah at SummitPost.org
     Black Kaweah at ListsOfJohn.com
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Lists that contain Black Kaweah:
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #38)
     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #36)
     California 13,500-foot Peaks (Rank #33)
     Western States Climbers Star Peaks (Rank #28)
     Sierra Peaks Section Mountaineers Peaks (Rank #10)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1988-06-25 by Greg Gerlach (Unsuccessful)
     1997-08-06 by Greg Gerlach (Unsuccessful)
     2006-09-10 by Bob Burd
     2007-08-29 by Greg Gerlach
     2011-08-22 by James Barlow
     2016-07-28 by Nathan Ayotte (Unsuccessful)
     2016-09-22 by Nathan Ayotte

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (42 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 520 ft/159 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 600 ft/183 m
  Line Parent: Red Kaweah
  Key Col: 13,160 ft/4011 m
Isolation0.68 mi/1.1 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Red Kaweah  (ESE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Sequoia Sierra Nevada
Range5: Great Western Divide
Range6: Kaweah Group
Drainage BasinsKern
Buena Vista Lake Bed
South San Joaquin Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Sequoia National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilderness Area
Topo MapTriple Divide Peak O36118e5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map



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