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Vogelsang Peak previously climbed Tue, Sep 14, 1999|
later climbed Fri, Aug 4, 2006
Fletcher Peak (11,410 ft.)
Named by N. F. McClure in 1895
Presumeably the Peak was later named after the Lake.
"Lieutenant Benson was especially interested in propagating trout in the lakes
and streams of the [Yosemite] Park and to that end cooperated with the State
Fish and Game Commisioners, whose names were given to lakes Babcock, Emeric,
Fletcher, Murdock, and Vogelsang."
- Francis Farquhar, History of the Sierra Nevada
For more information see these SummitPost pages: Vogelsang Peak - Fletcher Peak
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