Maggies Peaks - South Summit, California

Prominence: 579 ft, 176 m

Elevation: 8699 feet, 2651 meters

True Isolation: 0.99 mi, 1.59 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8703 ft / 2652 m
SubpeaksMaggies Peaks - North Summit (8499 ft/2590 m)
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 55' 53'' N, 120° 6' 50'' W
38.931472, -120.113869 (Dec Deg)
750179 E 4313133 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionEl Dorado

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 131
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 122)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1999-12-18 by Bob Burd
     2009-07-11 by John Fedak
     2010-07-03 by Tim Berger
     2010-07-25 by Tim Berger
     2013-09-08 by John Morrow
     2015-07-30 by Marcus Sierra
     2016-04-03 by Jamie Dahl
     2016-06-29 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2016-08-04 by DEREK BYE
     2016-08-20 by Harvest Mondello
     2017-06-10 by Powen Ru
     2018-07-06 by Rebecca Peterson
     2019-01-26 by Clément Guillaume (GPS Track)
     2019-08-18 by Brett Marciasini
     2019-08-18 by Ryan Bernhardt
     2019-09-02 by Jeffrey Kabel
     2020-08-15 by James Mack (GPS Track)
     2020-09-27 by Clint Baechle (GPS Track)
     2020-11-26 by Tyler Carter
     2021-05-09 by Riley Avron (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2021-05-23 by Riley Avron (GPS Track)
     2021-06-25 by Ayush Gupta
     2021-11-08 by Cole Spritz
     2022-07-15 by Maxton Caplanides
     2022-10-09 by Ken Toyama (GPS Track)
     2022-10-25 by Dylan Kilby (GPS Track)

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Higher of the twin summits. Located in the Eastern Desolation Wilderness. Originally these twin summits were called "Maggie's Bubs".
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From Baldwin Beach. Maggies Peaks South Summit (LEFT), Maggies Peaks North Summit (RIGHT) (2020-10-11). Photo by Clint Baechle.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 579 ft/176 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 619 ft/188 m
  Key Col: 8120 ft/2475 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.99 mi/1.59 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.9208, -120.1017
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Tallac  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Lake Tahoe-Sonora Pass Sierra Nevada
Range5: Desolation-Crystal Range
Drainage BasinsLake Tahoe
Truckee-Pyramid Lake
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit
Wilderness/Special Area: Desolation Wilderness Area
Topo MapEmerald Bay O38120h1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Brad Boester.
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