Red Kaweah

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Red Kaweah
Light on the Kaweahs (8049712402).jpg
Red Kaweah is the central peak
Elevation 13,726+ ft (4184+ m) NAVD 88[1]
Prominence 722 ft (220 m)[1]
Parent peak Mount Kaweah[1]
Listing Sierra Peaks Section[2]
Location
Location Tulare County, California, U.S.
Range Great Western Divide, Sierra Nevada
Coordinates 36°32′23″N 118°30′20″W / 36.5396605°N 118.5056486°W / 36.5396605; -118.5056486Coordinates: 36°32′23″N 118°30′20″W / 36.5396605°N 118.5056486°W / 36.5396605; -118.5056486[3]
Topo map USGS Triple Divide Peak
Climbing
First ascent 1912 by Charles Michael[4]
Easiest route Technical Climb, class 4[4]

Red Kaweah is a mountain in California's Sequoia National Park on the Kaweah Peaks Ridge. It is 1.8 miles (2.9 km)[5] north of Mount Kaweah and 0.7 miles (1.1 km)[6] south of Black Kaweah.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Red Kaweah, California". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2009-08-27. 
  2. ^ "Sierra Peaks Section List". Angeles Chapter, Sierra Club. http://angeles.sierraclub.org/sps/spslist.pdf. Retrieved 2009-08-27.
  3. ^ "Red Kaweah". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-08-27. 
  4. ^ a b Roper, Steve (1976). The Climber's Guide to the High Sierra. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books. pp. 282, 364. ISBN 9780871561473. 
  5. ^ "Distance and Bearing between two coordinates". Geody. Retrieved 2009-08-27. 
  6. ^ "Distance and Bearing between two coordinates". Geody. Retrieved 2009-08-27. 

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