Mount Winchell

Elevation (feet): 13,775
Elevation (meters): 4,199
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Sierra Nevada
State: California
Latitude: 37.1033
Longitude: -118.525
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1923
First successful climber(s): W.B.Putnam,J.N.Newell and H.C.Mansfield
Convenient Center: Bishop

Thanks to Craig Peer for adding this peak.

An interesting, challenging peak with some of the best climbing routes in the Sierra. The East Arete is a good class 3 route, while less visited west side offers moderate - difficult rock routes. Good view of the Palisades from the summit.

Thanks to Craig Peer for this description.