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Mount Ritter  California   #12947
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Sierra Nevada Range

Height: 4006 m -> 13143 feet
Prominence?: 1210 m above Minaret Pass
Line Parent?: Mount Abbot (49.7 km away, at bearing 133 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Whitney (147.3 km away)

Location:   37.68917,-119.19967     37:41:21, -119:11:59   11S 306051 4173605 (21 km W of Mammoth Lakes).   AreaCode: DL79/GB89
Mount Ritter and Banner Peak
This peak is #19 in Prominence List for California .Mount Ritter is a sharp rock pyramid located just southeast of Yosemite National Park. The massif is surrounded by a chain of lakes and pocket glaciers. The normal approach is from Ediza Lake to the east. Climb the glacier southeast of Mount Ritter to the south ridge and follow the ridge to the summit. Class 3.

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16 Mount Ritter and Banner Peak Ed Farrell