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Matterhorn Peak  California   #13133
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Sierra Nevada Range

Height: 3743 m -> 12280 feet
Prominence?: 483 m  
Line Parent?: Twin Peaks (2.3 km away, at bearing 118 degrees)
Greater Parent: Twin Peaks (2.3 km away)

Location:   38.09320,-119.38170     38:05:36, -119:22:54   11S 291144 4218835 (28 km NW of Lee Vining).   AreaCode: DL89/AD98
First Ascent: 1899 Charles Noble, M. Dempster, James Hutchinson, Lincoln Hutchinson
Matterhorn Peak
Matterhorn Peak is a dramatic rock pyramid on the Sawtooth Ridge portion of the Sierra Crest. The east side is generally steeper than the west slopes. The southwest slopes are a scree slog to the summit. There are several technical rock routes on the north side of the mountain.

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12 Matterhorn Peak Ed Farrell
7 Matterhorn Peak at Sunset Ed Farrell