List of first ascents in the Sierra Nevada (U.S.)

This list of first ascents in the Sierra Nevada can be sorted by any listed characteristic. The route taken and its Yosemite Decimal System rating are given where known.



* Except where otherwise noted, first ascents listed here are cited from cite book
title= The High Sierra: Peaks, Passes and Trails
publisher=The Mountaineers Books

* cite book
authorlink=Clarence King
title= Mountaineering in the Sierra Nevada
publisher=Charles Scribner's Sons
location=New York

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