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Middle Palisade (The Palisades)  California   #13021
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Sierra Nevada Range

Height: 4271 m -> 14012 feet
Prominence?: 341 m  
Line Parent?: North Palisade (4.8 km away, at bearing 304 degrees)
Greater Parent: North Palisade (4.8 km away)

Location:   37.07033,-118.46917     37:04:13, -118:28:09   11S 369396 4103684 (33 km S of Bishop).   AreaCode: DL78/AE76
First Ascent: 1921 Ansel Hall, Francis Farquhar
Middle Palisade and Norman Clyde Peak
This peak is #15 on the Height List for California .The Middle Palisade is a knife edge summit located on the Sierra Crest. Many fine Class 5 routes lead to the summit. The easiest route is Class 3. It follows a couloir on the west face that connects to the summit ridge, just south of the summit.

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11 Middle Palisade and Neighbouring Peaks Ed Farrell
8 Middle Palisade and Norman Clyde Peak Klaus Haring