Mount Tamalpais - West Peak, California

Prominence: 2456 ft, 749 m

Elevation: 2576+ feet, 785+ meters

True Isolation: 32.1 mi, 51.66 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 2576 - 2578 ft
    (2-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 2579 ft / 786 m
    (Range 2579 - 2581 ft)
SubpeaksMount Tamalpais - East Peak (2572 ft/784 m)
Mount Tamalpais - Middle Peak (2518 ft/767 m)
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 55' 25'' N, 122° 35' 47'' W
37.923601, -122.596451 (Dec Deg)
535467 E 4197415 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMarin (Highest Point)

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 383
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 364)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1966 by Dan Baxter
     2007-10-30 by Frederick Johnson
     2009-01-25 by Lee Newton
     2012-09-02 by Marcus Sierra
     2013-11-09 by Patrick Bergeron (GPS Track)
     2016-01-10 by Swingshift Hiker
     2016-07-14 by Greg Sweel
     2016-10-13 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     2016-10-26 by Dave Covill
     2016-11-25 by Clément Guillaume (GPS Track)
     2017-03-04 by Wayne Snyder (GPS Track)
     2017-03-11 by Kir Pridatko
     2017-03-26 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2017-04-29 by Alex Gotz (GPS Track)
     2017-06-04 by Colin Gregory (GPS Track)
     2017-07-02 by Cole Greenlee
     2017-07-02 by Kyle Greenlee
     2017-07-02 by Renee Greenlee
     2017-07-02 by Mark Greenlee
     2017-07-03 by Nick Flegel (GPS Track)
     2017-07-15 by Sage Kallestad
     2017-07-15 by James Barlow
     2017-09-04 by Eric Lombardo (GPS Track)
     2018-02-09 by Josef Nuernberger
     2018-02-16 by Mike Maki
     2018-02-16 by Mary Maki
     2018-02-17 by Eric Noel (GPS Track)
     2018-02-24 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2018-07-22 by Michael Schwartz
     2018-08-31 by SF Tim (GPS Track)
     2018-10-16 by Valerie Norton (GPS Track)
     2018-10-28 by Kimberly St.Clair
     2018-11-09 by William Inman
     2018-12-09 by Joe Merlone
     2019-09-09 by Grant Miller (GPS Track)
     2020-01-26 by Chad Thomas (GPS Track)
     2020-07-22 by Geoffrey Larkin (GPS Track)
     2020-07-23 by Christopher Flynn
     2020-12-26 by Ken Toyama (GPS Track)
     2022-01-22 by Colin Gregory (GPS Track)
     2022-09-25 by Ryan Hotcreek (GPS Track)
     2022-12-13 by Jace Pearson (GPS Track)
     2023-02-22 by Bob Day (GPS Track)
     2023-04-22 by Powen Ru (GPS Track)

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The West Peak of Mount Tam from the slightly lower East Peak, with the Middle Peak in between (2016-06-19). Photo by Nathan Leroy.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2456 ft/748 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2468 ft/751 m
  Line Parent: Mount Saint Helena - East Peak
  Key Col: 120 ft/37 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 32.1 mi/51.66 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.3734, -122.445
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Veeder  (NNE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Northwest U.S. Coast Ranges
Range4: Northern California Coast Range
Range5: Sonoma-Marin Coast
Drainage BasinsPacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Marin Municipal Water District
Topo MapSan Rafael O37122h5 1:24,000
Data SourceGPS Reading or LIDAR
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Other Photos

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Looking through the fence at the SE corner, with high ground just beyond and outside the fence (2018-07-22). Photo by Michael Schwartz.
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