Mount Xuebaoding
The summit of Mount Xuebaoding.JPG
Highest point
Elevation5,588 m (18,333 ft)[1]
Prominence2,057 m (6,749 ft)[1]
ListingUltra
Coordinates32°40′33″N 103°50′48″E / 32.67583°N 103.84667°E / 32.67583; 103.84667Coordinates: 32°40′33″N 103°50′48″E / 32.67583°N 103.84667°E / 32.67583; 103.84667[1]
Geography
Mount Xuebaoding is located in China
Mount Xuebaoding
Mount Xuebaoding
Location in China
LocationSongpan County, Sichuan, China
Parent rangeMin Mountains
Climbing
First ascent1986 by a Japanese team
Easiest routesnow/ice/glacier climb

Mount XuebaodingChinese: 雪宝顶; lit. 'Snowy Treasure Peak'; Tibetan name:Shar Dung Ri)is a mountain near the easternmost edge of the Tibetan Plateau in China. With an elevation of 5,588 metres (18,333 ft) it is the highest peak of the Min Mountains. It is located in Songpan County of the Ngawa Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province.

Xuebaoding was first climbed in 1986 by a Japanese team.[2]

References

  1. ^ a b c "China III - Sichuan and Yunnan Provinces". Peaklist.org. Retrieved 2011-09-19.
  2. ^ http://www.jac.or.jp/english/kiroku/Untrodden.pdf[bare URL PDF]

See also