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Sierra Peaks Section Mountaineers Peaks

RankPeakSection Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascents
1.Mount Sill14. North Palisades14,153Palisades353229
2.Mount Russell05. Whitney to Williamson14,088Mount Whitney Group1096277
3.Middle Palisade12. South Palisades14,012Palisades1086201
4.Thunderbolt Peak14. North Palisades14,003Palisades203142
5.Mount LeConte04. Corcoran to Whitney13,930Mount Whitney Group100495
6.Junction Peak08. Kings-Kern Divide13,888Mount Whitney Group76470
7.Norman Clyde Peak12. South Palisades13,855Palisades27268
8.Mount McAdie04. Corcoran to Whitney13,799Mount Whitney Group47980
9.Bear Creek Spire17. Bear Creek Spire Area13,720Mono Recesses-Humphreys Area1440161
10.Black Kaweah06. Kaweahs and West13,680Great Western Divide52070
11.Milestone Mountain07. Great Western Divide13,638Great Western Divide71278
12.Table Mountain07. Great Western Divide13,632Great Western Divide50957
13.University Peak09. Kearsarge Pass Vicinity13,589Mount Whitney Group1188188
14.Mount Ericsson08. Kings-Kern Divide13,583Mount Whitney Group91960
15.Thunder Mountain07. Great Western Divide13,517Great Western Divide52557
16.Mount McDuffie13. Mount Goddard Vicinity13,282Evolution Region68242
17.Deerhorn Mountain08. Kings-Kern Divide13,281Mount Whitney Group61766
18.Red Slate Mountain18. Mono Creek to Mammoth13,123Mammoth Area1683139
19.Charybdis13. Mount Goddard Vicinity13,096Evolution Region105658
20.Seven Gables16. Humphreys Basin West13,080Mono Recesses-Humphreys Area112078
21.Arrow Peak10. Baxter Pass to Taboose Pass12,959Central Kings Canyon Area131380
22.Mount Ruskin11. Western Mid-Sierra12,920Palisades55360
23.Mount Gardiner09. Kearsarge Pass Vicinity12,907Central Kings Canyon Area93267
24.Triple Divide Peak07. Great Western Divide12,634Great Western Divide67450
25.Devils Crags13. Mount Goddard Vicinity12,400Evolution Region80050
26.East Vidette08. Kings-Kern Divide12,356Mount Whitney Group25065
27.The Hermit15. Evolution Area12,328Evolution Region36854
28.Mount Morrison18. Mono Creek to Mammoth12,270Mammoth Area164141
29.Clyde Minaret19. Ritter Range and Vicinity12,264Ritter Range-East Yosemite115289
30.Whorl Mountain22. Tioga Pass to Bond Pass12,033Northern Yosemite67392
31.Tower Peak22. Tioga Pass to Bond Pass11,755Northern Yosemite2183109
32.Mount Clark20. Clark Range and Vicinity11,522South Yosemite Crest72285
33.Cathedral Peak21. Mount Lyell and North10,911Central Yosemite Sierra919300
34.Mount Starr King20. Clark Range and Vicinity9092South Yosemite Crest1012114
35.Tehipite Dome11. Western Mid-Sierra7708Evolution Region14872

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Selected Guidebook(s) for this List

       The High Sierra: Peaks, Passes, and Trails (Secor)
       The Climber's Guide to the High Sierra (Roper)

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