Middle Palisade

Middle Palisade is a 14,012 ft / 4,271 m mountain peak in the Sierra Nevada Range in California, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 17th highest mountain in California and the 113th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Disappointment Peak, Balcony, Norman Clyde Peak, The Thumb, Palisade Crest, and Big Kid Mountain. Middle Palisade belongs to the California 14ers, and the Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Challenge peak lists. See the Middle Palisade map, 3D fly around, and the Middle Palisade photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Middle Palisade SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by david-stillman

17 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Sep 18, 2016. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Middle Palisade

  • j-darrinbrooks

Routes Used trails & approaches

58% East face

41% North East Face


SNAPSHOTedit info


14,012 ft / 4,271 m


1,086 ft / 331 m

Height Rank Range

Sierra Nevada


California, United States

Summited by

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  • david-stillman
  • jscheingross
  • Christopher
  • Nei
  • paperpanther
  • TCH
  • falconfootball84
  • Kevin
  • Yosemike
  • seancasserly
  • ricotan
  • DerekJayRichardson

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