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Mount Hoffmann reflected in May Lake
|Elevation||10,855 ft (3,309 m) NAVD 88|
|Prominence||2,290 ft (698 m)|
|Parent peak||Cathedral Peak|
|Listing||Western States Climbers peak|
|Location||Yosemite National Park, Mariposa County, California, U.S.|
|Parent range||Sierra Nevada|
|Topo map||USGS Yosemite Falls|
|First ascent||July 26, 1869 by John Muir|
|Easiest route||Simple scramble, class 2|
Mount Hoffmann is a prominent peak in northeastern Mariposa County in the center of Yosemite National Park, California, United States. It rises above May Lake and is a day hike of 6.2 miles (10.0 km) (one-way) from Tioga Pass Road. The mountain is named for the cartographer Charles F. Hoffmann, who was part of the California Geological Survey of the Sierra Nevada.
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