Thimble Peak, California

Prominence: 605 ft, 185 m

Elevation: 9805 feet, 2989 meters

True Isolation: 2.56 mi, 4.12 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 9809 ft / 2990 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 39' 45'' N, 120° 3' 38'' W
38.662497, -120.060661 (Dec Deg)
755752 E 4283425 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionAlpine

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 33
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2004-04-04 by Bob Burd
     2016-08-07 by Clément Guillaume (GPS Track)
     2018-08-04 by Jeffrey Kabel
     2018-10-06 by Brad Dozier (GPS Track)
     2020-09-07 by Marcus Sierra (Unsuccessful)

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The imposing, yet surprisingly solid, summit block of Thimble Peak (2018-10-06). Photo by Brad Dozier.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 605 ft/185 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 645 ft/197 m
  Key Col: 9200 ft/2804 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.56 mi/4.12 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.6633, -120.0133
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    The Sisters-West Summit  (E)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Lake Tahoe-Sonora Pass Sierra Nevada
Range5: Mokelumne Wilderness Area
Drainage BasinsSacramento
San Francisco Bay
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Eldorado National Forest
Topo MapCaples Lake O38120f1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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