Key Col for University Peak

Col Elevation: 12,402- feet, 3780- meters

Key Col for:University Peak  (13,589 ft/4142 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3780 - 3760 m
    (20-meter contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 44' 9'' N, 118° 20' 50'' W
36.735965, -118.347347 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 1187 ft/362 m
Optimistic: 1253 ft/382 m
Average: 1220 ft/372 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Mount Keith
Prominence Parent: Mount Keith
Island Parent: Mount Keith
Ridgewalk Distance:4.52 mi/7.28 km
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionInyo

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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
Tulare 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: Kings Canyon National Park/Inyo National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilderness Area/John Muir Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Williamson    O36118f3    1:24,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from University Peak to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: University Peak13,5891188Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestKings/Owens Valley  
(Ridge Junction)  Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestKings/Owens Valley0.270.27
(Ridge Junction)  Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestKings/Owens Valley0.60.87
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)12,402 Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestKings/Owens Valley0.461.33
Mount Bradley13,264797Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestKings/Owens Valley0.792.12
(Unnamed Col)12,467 Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestKings/Owens Valley0.42.52
LINE PARENT: Mount Keith13,9761903Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestKings/Owens Valley2.014.53
PROM PARENT: Mount Keith13,9761903    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount Keith13,9761903    

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