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97. “Mt. Tom Ross”

The interactive map below is initially centered on the target summit (“Mt. Tom Ross”), but may be scrolled around by simply grabbing hold of the map image with the mouse and dragging. The controls at the top may also be used to pan around, adjust magnification, and select different map types. Clicking a peak marker displays a window containing information about the summit. Even more information about “Mt. Tom Ross” appears in the Peak Details section just below the map.

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Red Marker Summit of “Mt. Tom Ross” - click here to re-center map on this peak
Blue MarkerHighest saddle connecting “Mt. Tom Ross” with a higher summit
Green Marker An official VRMC California Thirteener summit
Grey Marker A summit that narrowly fails the official VRMC California Thirteener passing criteria

“Mt. Tom Ross” Details

Official summit elevation13,253' (4040m)
Summit elevation source mapMOUNT DARWIN, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit4043m
Map summit13,253'
DEM saddle3878m
Map saddle12,720'+
Official saddle depth541'
Saddle elevation source mapMOUNT DARWIN, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (40 foot contour)
Official saddle elevation sourceMOUNT DARWIN, CA USGS 10 meter DEM
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 2
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page308
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page297
Roper guidebook page158
SummitPost.org pageMOUNT TOM ROSS
Climber.Org trip reports(Please send a trip report reference if you have one.)
SPS list classification(none)
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)352360
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4115770
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.6641
Summit latitude (WGS84)37.1785
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)352120
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4115460
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.6667
Saddle latitude (WGS84)37.1756