Higher Cathedral Rock, California

Prominence: 524 ft, 160 m

Elevation: 6644 feet, 2025 meters

True Isolation: 0.39 mi, 0.62 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 6648 ft / 2026 m
Local or Alternate Name(s)Alternate: Cathedral Rocks
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 42' 52'' N, 119° 38' 11'' W
37.714449, -119.636478 (Dec Deg)
267609 E 4177405 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMariposa

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 32
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2000-09-11 by Chris Upson
     2002-11-03 by Bob Burd
     2005-04-16 by Bob Burd
     2018-01-27 by Powen Ru
     2018-10-18 by Dustin Wittmier (GPS Track)
     2021-06-27 by Michael Toffey (GPS Track)
     2021-09-07 by Christopher Czaplicki
     2022-05-21 by todd lyster

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Higher Cathedral Rock viewed from an early section of Spire Gully use trail (2018-01-27). Photo by Powen Ru.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 524 ft/160 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 564 ft/172 m
  Key Col: 6120 ft/1865 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.39 mi/0.62 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.709779, -119.632557
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada
Range5: Central Yosemite Sierra
Range6: Yosemite Valley
Drainage BasinsSan Joaquin
San Francisco Bay
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Yosemite National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Yosemite Wilderness Area
Topo MapEl Capitan O37119f6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Luca Baradel.
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