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Keeler Needle, California


Prominence: 131 ft, 40 m

Elevation: 14,239+ feet, 4340+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 0.21 mi, 0.34 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4340 - 4360 m
    (20-meter closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 14,245 ft / 4342 m
    (Range 4342 - 4362 m)
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to Mount Whitney
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 34' 32'' N; 118° 17' 30'' W
36.575543, -118.291573 (Dec Deg)
384442E 4048564N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/Second Level RegionInyo
Tulare
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1988-09-03 by David Olson
     2001-08-12 by Bob Burd
     2004-09-17 by Robbie Mize
     2007-09-15 by Robbie Mize
     2012-06-11 by Brendon Chapman
     2012-08-24 by Marcus Sierra (Unsuccessful)
     2012-09-14 by Chad Painter (GPS Track)
     2013-06-28 by Marcus Sierra (Unsuccessful)
     2014-06-26 by Rob Woodall
     2014-07-22 by Albert Wolff (Unsuccessful)
     2015-07-23 by Phil Robinson (GPS Track)
     2015-08-06 by Greg Gerlach
     2016-07-31 by Nathan Ayotte
     2016-08-04 by Serguei Okountsev (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (65 total)

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Keeler Needle (2015-03-16). Photo by Serguei Okountsev.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 131 ft/40 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 261 ft/80 m
  Line Parent: Mount Whitney
  Key Col: 14,108 ft/4300 m
Isolation0.21 mi/0.34 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Whitney  (NNW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Sequoia Sierra Nevada
Range5: Mount Whitney Group
Ridges/DividesPacific Crest
Sierra Nevada Crest
Drainage Basins
Kern
Buena Vista Lake Bed
South San Joaquin Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Owens Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Sequoia National Park/Inyo National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilderness Area/John Muir Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Whitney O36118e3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Mount Whitney from Mountaineer's Trail (2015-03-14). Photo by Weiwei Yin.
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