Mount Dana, California

Prominence: 2417 ft, 737 m

Elevation: 13,057 feet, 3980 meters

True Isolation: 11.4 mi, 18.35 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 13,063 ft / 3982 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 53' 59'' N, 119° 13' 16'' W
37.899812, -119.22117 (Dec Deg)
304710 E 4197025 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMono

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Lists that contain Mount Dana:
     Sierra Sampler List (Rank #34)
     California Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #100)
     Western States Climbers Star Peaks (Rank #50)
     Vagmarken Sierra Crest List (Rank #54)
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #87)
     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #99)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 514
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 474)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1970-08 by Bruce Dyleski
     1992-09-27 by David Sanger (Unsuccessful)
     1997-08-30 by Richard Carey
     2008-08-30 by Eric Light (Unsuccessful)
     2008-09-09 by Winnette Butler
     2009-09-02 by Jean-Gregoire Bernard
     2011-09-18 by Karine Thate
     2012-07-29 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2012-10-02 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2013-06-22 by Patrick Bergeron (GPS Track)
     2013-08-06 by Joseph Hirniak
     2014-06-17 by Kevin Lentz
     2014-08-04 by Sean Rowe (GPS Track)
     2015-07-29 by Serguei Okountsev (GPS Track)
     2015-08-05 by Scott Sharaga
     2016-06-10 by John Quinlan
     2016-07-22 by Mr. L (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2016-08-01 by Larry Pitman
     2016-08-06 by Mat Kelliher (GPS Track)
     2016-08-06 by Mr. L (GPS Track)
     2017-08-07 by Curtis Nelson (GPS Track)
     2017-09-02 by Joe Merlone
     2017-09-04 by Clément Guillaume (GPS Track)
     2018-07-29 by Lee Newton (GPS Track)
     2019-07-10 by Redd Sea
     2019-09-13 by Chris Gordon
     2019-10-07 by Brett Marciasini (GPS Track)

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Mount Dana is an enormous pile of talus--view from Mount Gibbs (1992-08-25).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2417 ft/737 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2457 ft/749 m
  Line Parent: Mount Lyell
  Key Col: Mono Pass    10,640 ft/3243 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 11.4 mi/18.35 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.7392, -119.2717
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Lyell  (SSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada
Range5: Ritter Range-East Yosemite
Range6: Dana Area (Highest Point)
Ridges/DividesPacific Crest
Sierra Nevada Crest
Drainage Basins
Mono Lake
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
San Joaquin
San Francisco Bay
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Yosemite National Park/Inyo National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Yosemite Wilderness Area/Ansel Adams Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Dana O37119h2 1:24,000
Route #1 Unmaintained Trail
Trailhead: Tioga Pass 9943 ft/3031 m
Vertical Gain: 3114 ft/949 m
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Mt. Dana from Saddlebag Lake, looking south (2014-06-04). Photo by J Thornton.
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Gaylor Peak summit panorama with view of Mount Dana (left) and Tioga Pass. Middle Gaylor Lake is pictured (2015-07-23). Photo by Scott Sharaga.
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View from the summit of Mount Dana (2015-07-29). Photo by Serguei Okountsev.
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The summit dome of Dana from roughly the 12,000' contour on the standard approach (2013-08-06). Photo by Joseph Hirniak.
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At the summit of Polly Dome. Skyline: Conness (L), Dana (R) (2016-07-12). Photo by Weiwei Yin.
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