Clyde Minaret

Beautiful, steep, incut rock, amazing position. Looks stunning at sunrise from the east and stunning view from the summit.

Elevation (feet): 12,281
Elevation (meters): 3,743
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Sierra Nevada
State: California
Latitude: 37.75
Longitude: -119.117
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1928
First successful climber(s): Norman Clyde--of course
Nearest major airport: Mammoth or Bishop
Convenient Center: Mammoth Lakes

Thanks to Mark for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 2 trip reports for Clyde Minaret.

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  • Log #17114 - by Tim Josephy on Aug 18, 2004
    With Adrian Bridge and Neil Grant, all members of the Yorkshire Ramblers' Club, a long established mountaineering club only a couple of years younger than the Sierra Club. We had walked up to Cecile...
  • Log #17115 - by Mark on Mar 13, 2002
    Did the Southeast Face [IV, 5.8, original traverse start]. See "50 Classic Climbs" and Secor [2d ed.] at p. 363.