Mount Hopkins (California)
Mount Hopkins over Pioneer Basin, sunset
|Elevation||12,304 ft (3,750 m) NGVD 29|
|Prominence||424 ft (129 m)|
|Fresno County, California, U.S.|
|Topo map||USGS Mount Abbot|
|First ascent||1934 by David Brower, Norman Clyde, and Hervey Voge|
|Easiest route||Hike from the east|
Mount Hopkins is in the John Muir Wilderness north of Kings Canyon National Park. It is one of four peaks that surround Pioneer Basin, 1.4 miles (2.3 km) south-southeast of Mount Crocker, 2 miles (3.2 km) west-southwest of Mount Huntington and 2 miles (3.2 km) southwest of Mount Stanford. The mountain was named for Mark Hopkins, one of the builders of the Central Pacific Railroad.
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- "Mount Hopkins". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2008-12-22.
- Voge, Hervey H.; Smatko, Andrew J. (1972). Mountaineer's Guide to the High Sierra. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books. p. 108. ISBN 978-0-87156-064-3.
- Farquhar, Francis P. (1926). Place Names of the High Sierra. San Francisco: Sierra Club. Retrieved 2009-08-11.
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