Donohue Pass

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Mountains across ledge S of Donohue Pass

Donohue Pass is a pass on the border of Yosemite National Park and the Ansel Adams Wilderness. Its elevation is 11,056 feet (3,370 m).[1] It is situated between Mount Lyell and Donohue Peak. The John Muir Trail and the Pacific Crest Trail both route through the pass. Following the John Muir Trail, the pass is 6.3 miles from Thousand Island Lake, and 12.5 miles from Tuolumne Meadows.[2] Donohue Pass is the sixth highest pass of the ten named mountain passes on the John Muir Trail.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Yosemite National Park Section". Retrieved 7 March 2011. 
  2. ^ National Geographic (2009). Yosemite National Park California, USA (Map). 1:80,000.
  3. ^ "Donohue Pass". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2014-06-01. 

Coordinates: 37°45′37″N 119°14′55″W / 37.76028°N 119.24861°W / 37.76028; -119.24861