Royce Peak, California

Prominence: 880 ft, 268 m

Elevation: 13,280+ feet, 4048+ meters

True Isolation: 3.35 mi, 5.38 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 13,280 - 13,320 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 13,286 ft / 4050 m
    (Range 13,286 - 13,326 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 19' 5'' N, 118° 46' 15'' W
37.318181, -118.77096 (Dec Deg)
343079 E 4131641 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionFresno

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 153
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 139)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1988-09-04 by Greg Gerlach
     2005-08-06 by Bob Burd
     2006-08-13 by Lisa Barboza
     2011-08-05 by Winnette Butler (Unsuccessful)
     2013-09-19 by Thomas Sakowych
     2014-06-10 by Romain Wacziarg
     2014-09-28 by Craig Barlow
     2016-08-09 by Rob Houghton (GPS Track)
     2016-09-03 by Matthew Hengst (GPS Track)
     2017-09-16 by Curtis Nelson (GPS Track)
     2018-07-04 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2018-08-04 by Rafee Memon (GPS Track)
     2018-08-18 by Garrett McLean (GPS Track)
     2018-08-18 by Roger Bartlett (GPS Track)
     2019-09-15 by Sandy Lara
     2020-08-13 by Michael Toffey (GPS Track)
     2020-08-15 by Kurt T
     2021-06-19 by Yogini Jolly (GPS Track)
     2021-06-20 by Ken Toyama (GPS Track)
     2021-08-12 by Joanna M
     2021-10-03 by Clément Guillaume (GPS Track)
     2022-06-18 by Megan Birdsill (GPS Track)
     2022-07-23 by Powen Ru (GPS Track)
     2022-08-27 by Tay Lee (GPS Track)

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SE aspect of Royce Peak (2009-09-05). Photo by Joseph Del Grosso.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 880 ft/268 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 960 ft/292 m
  Key Col: 12,400 ft/3780 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.35 mi/5.38 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.3667, -118.7708
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Bear Creek Spire  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Central Sierra Nevada
Range5: Mono Recesses-Humphreys Area
Drainage BasinsSan Joaquin
San Francisco Bay
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Sierra National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: John Muir Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Hilgard O37118c7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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The impressive east face of Feather Peak (right), looming large against clearing skies and a golden sunset. Royce Peak (left) rises to match in pride and stature. (2020-07-15). Photo by Christopher Wessels.
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