Glen Pass

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Glen Pass
Glen Pass from the south on John Muir Trail.jpg
Glen Pass from the south
Elevation 11,926 ft (3,635 m)[1]
Traversed by John Muir Trail
Location Fresno County, California, United States
Range Sierra Nevada
Coordinates 36°47′20″N 118°24′45″W / 36.7888242°N 118.4125975°W / 36.7888242; -118.4125975Coordinates: 36°47′20″N 118°24′45″W / 36.7888242°N 118.4125975°W / 36.7888242; -118.4125975[1]
Topo map USGS Mount Clarence King

Glen Pass (also known as Blue Flower Pass) is a mountain pass in the Sierra Nevada, located in Kings Canyon National Park, eastern Fresno County, California, United States. This pass, on the John Muir Trail, links Rae Lakes at 10,544 feet (3,214 m) elevation with Charlotte Lake at 10,499 feet (3,200 m) elevation.

The pass was named after Glen H. Crow, a Forest Service ranger.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Glen Pass". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ Farquhar, Francis P. (1926). "G". Place Names of the High Sierra. San Francisco: Sierra Club. LCCN 26-013444 Check |lccn= value (help).