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 14th highest mountain in California and the 102nd 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 Fourteeners, and the California Sierra Peaks 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

10 people report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Aug 10, 2013. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing routes and hiking trails to the summit are North East Face, and East face.

Routes Used trails & approaches

58% North East Face

41% East face


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14,012 ft / 4,271 m


1,086 ft / 331 m

Height Rank Range

Sierra Nevada


California, United States

Claimed by

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

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