Tinker Knob, California

Prominence: 1029 ft, 314 m

Elevation: 8949 feet, 2728 meters

True Isolation: 3.15 mi, 5.07 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8953 ft / 2729 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 14' 41'' N, 120° 17' 6'' W
39.244787, -120.285079 (Dec Deg)
734295 E 4347455 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPlacer

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Lists that contain Tinker Knob:
     Sierra Sampler List (Rank #92)
     Comprehensive Combo Angeles Chapter List (Rank #291)
     Tahoe-Ogul Peaks List (Rank #44)
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #246)
     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #235)
     Western States Climbers Emblem Peaks (Rank #110)
     California Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #921)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 253
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 239)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1993-07-17 by Greg Gerlach
     1994-06-28 by Richard Carey
     2004-02-15 by Bob Burd
     2007-02-03 by Bob Burd
     2009-08-01 by John Fedak
     2013-08-01 by Don Raether
     2013-09-01 by Marcus Sierra
     2015-08-22 by Sean Casserly
     2015-08-23 by David Anderson
     2017-08-17 by Rick Abbott
     2017-08-30 by Kevin Richards
     2017-10-09 by David Sklansky
     2018-05-27 by Jason Park (GPS Track)
     2018-05-27 by Tay Lee (GPS Track)
     2018-07-14 by Rafee Memon (GPS Track)
     2019-05-05 by Clément Guillaume (GPS Track)
     2019-08-30 by Jerry Grenard
     2019-08-31 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2019-11-17 by Colin Gregory
     2020-02-01 by Powen Ru (GPS Track)
     2020-02-16 by Yao-Min Chen (GPS Track)
     2020-06-06 by Michael Toffey (GPS Track)
     2020-07-01 by Mark Buettner
     2020-07-11 by Briana Jaskot
     2020-07-11 by Michael Jaskot
     2020-07-30 by Briana Jaskot
     2020-08-02 by Brett Marciasini (GPS Track)
     2020-08-02 by Arthur Marciasini (GPS Track)
     2020-08-28 by Miriam Khamis
     2020-08-29 by Colin Gregory
     2020-10-11 by Juliette Bruce (GPS Track)
     2020-10-11 by David Schaper (GPS Track)
     2020-10-11 by Alex Ramos (GPS Track)
     2020-10-13 by Andrew Kirmse (GPS Track)
     2021-06-06 by Sandy Lara
     2021-06-19 by Marc Lucas
     2021-07-25 by Chromio Muldoon (GPS Track)
     2022-07-18 by Larry Pitman

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Summit (2018-05-27). Photo by Jason Park.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1029 ft/314 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1069 ft/326 m
  Key Col: 7920 ft/2414 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.15 mi/5.07 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 39.2008, -120.3008
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Needle Peak  (SSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Lake Tahoe-Sonora Pass Sierra Nevada
Range5: Granite Chief-Northwest Tahoe Area
Drainage Basins
San Francisco Bay
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
Truckee-Pyramid Lake
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Tahoe National Forest
Topo MapGranite Chief O39120b3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Tinker Knob from Southeast Ridge (2020-02-16). Photo by Yao-Min Chen.
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Anderson Peak, and Tinker Knob behind it, from the NE descent to Coldstream Road (2021-02-21). Photo by Yao-Min Chen.
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