Mount Starr King (California) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMount Starr King
Mount Starr King's west face.
|Elevation||9,096 ft (2,772 m) NAVD 88|
|Prominence||1,012 ft (308 m)|
|Parent peak||Mount Clark|
|Listing||SPS Mountaineers peak|
|Location||Yosemite National Park, Mariposa County, California, U.S.|
|Parent range||Sierra Nevada|
|Topo map||USGS Half Dome|
|First ascent||August 1876 by George Bailey and E. S. Schuyler via Northeast Side, class 5.2|
|Easiest route||Rock climb, class 5|
Mount Starr King is a symmetrical granite dome in Yosemite National Park, whose highest point is 9,096 feet (2,772 m) above sea level.
Climbing Starr King's dome requires technical skills or equipment, and the easiest routes are rated low class 5 in the Yosemite Decimal System.
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