Clyde Minaret

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.

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

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.