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38. “Second Kaweah”

The interactive map below is initially centered on the target summit (“Second Kaweah”), but may be scrolled around by simply grabbing hold of the map image with the mouse and dragging. The controls at the top may also be used to pan around, adjust magnification, and select different map types. Clicking a peak marker displays a window containing information about the summit. Even more information about “Second Kaweah” appears in the Peak Details section just below the map.

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Red Marker Summit of “Second Kaweah” - click here to re-center map on this peak
Blue MarkerHighest saddle connecting “Second Kaweah” with a higher summit
Green Marker An official VRMC California Thirteener summit
Grey Marker A summit that narrowly fails the official VRMC California Thirteener passing criteria

“Second Kaweah” Details

Official summit elevation4164m (13,661')
Summit elevation source mapMOUNT KAWEAH, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit4163m
Map summit4164m
DEM saddle3998m
Map saddle3980m+
Official saddle depth545'
Saddle elevation source mapMOUNT KAWEAH, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (20 meter contour)
Official saddle elevation sourceMOUNT KAWEAH, CA USGS 10 meter DEM
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 2
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page116
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page113
Roper guidebook page283
SummitPost.org pageSECOND KAWEAH
Climber.Org trip reportskaweah
SPS list classification(none)
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)366420
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4043930
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.4931
Summit latitude (WGS84)36.5332
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)365960
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4044110
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.4982
Saddle latitude (WGS84)36.5347