Mount Starr, California

Prominence: 760 ft, 232 m

Elevation: 12,840 feet, 3914 meters

True Isolation: 0.93 mi, 1.5 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 12,846 ft / 3916 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 25' 36'' N, 118° 45' 58'' W
37.426795, -118.766146 (Dec Deg)
343731 E 4143684 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionFresno

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 180
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Selected Trip Reports:
     1973-07-22 by Joe Stawasz
     1992-09-13 by Eric Kassan
     2002-08-11 by Sandy Lara
     2003-08-28 by Bob Burd
     2005-09-29 by Kathy Wing
     2007-07-03 by Bob Burd
     2010-08-15 by Daniel Hegler
     2011-05-30 by Chiky De Las Torres (Unsuccessful)
     2013-05-25 by Sean Rowe (GPS Track)
     2013-08-04 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2013-08-31 by Larry Edmonds
     2014-07-25 by Rebecca Sowards-Emmerd
     2015-06-25 by Joseph Esparza (Unsuccessful)
     2015-08-21 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2016-06-28 by Christopher Wessels
     2016-07-03 by Nitin Bahadur (Unsuccessful)
     2016-07-03 by Dean Gaudet
     2016-07-26 by James Morehouse (GPS Track)
     2017-05-13 by Robert Bortolin
     2017-05-13 by Derek Tse (GPS Track)
     2018-11-18 by Mr. L (GPS Track)
     2019-04-20 by Derek Tse (GPS Track)
     2019-08-02 by Marcus SD
     2019-08-18 by Chad Thomas
     2019-10-04 by David Saha (GPS Track)
     2020-06-30 by Laura Hayes
     2020-07-03 by Summer Rehkop (GPS Track)
     2020-09-03 by Michael Toffey (GPS Track)
     2020-09-03 by El Puma Verde
     2021-04-28 by Emily Cheng (GPS Track)
     2021-05-19 by Josef Nuernberger
     2021-05-20 by Connor Noda (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2021-07-14 by Miriam Khamis
     2021-09-25 by Ayelet Bitton
     2022-06-28 by Jo Garbs
     2022-07-04 by Clément Guillaume (GPS Track)
     2022-07-10 by Maxton Caplanides

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Field observations by climbers have shown that the highest point on Mount Starr is south of the point marked 12,835' on the topographic map. A point on the ridge to the south is approximately five feet higher and thus the summit of this peak.
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Gorgeous scenery on an early fall attempt on Mt Starr, CA (2007-10-09). Photo by Jerry Beals.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 760 ft/232 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 800 ft/244 m
  Line Parent: Mount Abbot
  Key Col: Mono Pass    12,080 ft/3682 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.93 mi/1.5 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.42, -118.7808
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Ruby Peak  (WSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Central Sierra Nevada
Range5: Mono Recesses-Humphreys Area
Ridges/DividesPacific Crest
Sierra Nevada Crest
Drainage Basins
Owens Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
San Joaquin
San Francisco Bay
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Inyo National Forest/Sierra National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: John Muir Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Abbot O37118d7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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happy hiker (2016-07-03). Photo by Dean Gaudet.
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Mt. Starr summit 06/30/20 (2020-06-30). Photo by Laura Hayes.
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Views from the summit of Mt Starr (2021-04-28). Photo by Emily Cheng.
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