Ellis Peak, California

Prominence: 1060 ft, 323 m

Elevation: 8740 feet, 2664 meters

True Isolation: 3.52 mi, 5.67 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8744 ft / 2665 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 4' 7'' N, 120° 11' 54'' W
39.068502, -120.198218 (Dec Deg)
742397 E 4328115 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPlacer

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 160
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 146)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1988-02-15 by JohnE Sarna
     2009-04-01 by Bob Burd
     2009-06-18 by John Fedak
     2010-07-10 by A. Christopher Higgins
     2012-09-13 by Vic Hanson
     2013-09-07 by Daryn Dodge
     2014-05-24 by Marcus Sierra
     2014-10-10 by Louise Wholey
     2015-08-20 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2015-09-26 by Arjun M
     2016-07-23 by Kir Pridatko
     2016-08-27 by Alex Ramos (GPS Track)
     2018-06-16 by Bo Meng (GPS Track)
     2019-01-27 by Clément Guillaume (GPS Track)
     2019-03-16 by Ayelet Bitton (GPS Track)
     2020-05-24 by Sean King (GPS Track)
     2020-07-05 by Brett Marciasini (GPS Track)
     2020-07-05 by Arthur Marciasini (GPS Track)
     2020-07-09 by Michael Jaskot
     2020-07-17 by Marc Belanger (GPS Track)
     2020-07-26 by Kamal Ahuja (GPS Track)
     2020-09-19 by Andrew Kirmse
     2020-09-28 by Briana Jaskot
     2020-10-10 by Colin Gregory
     2020-12-31 by Dylan Kilby (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2021-01-24 by Dylan Kilby (GPS Track)
     2021-04-04 by Yao-Min Chen (GPS Track)
     2021-06-01 by Yvonne Galvez (Unsuccessful)
     2021-07-10 by Todd Horton (GPS Track)
     2021-07-21 by Rafee Memon (GPS Track)
     2022-01-08 by Kenny Lotito
     2022-01-08 by Powen Ru (GPS Track)
     2022-04-10 by Chad Thomas (GPS Track)
     2022-06-12 by Philip Frost (GPS Track)

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View from Ellis Peak (2014-10-10). Photo by Louise Wholey.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1060 ft/323 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1100 ft/335 m
  Key Col: 7680 ft/2341 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.52 mi/5.67 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 39.1125, -120.2317
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Twin Peaks  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Lake Tahoe-Sonora Pass Sierra Nevada
Range5: Granite Chief-Northwest Tahoe Area
Drainage BasinsLake Tahoe
Truckee-Pyramid Lake
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit
Topo MapHomewood O39120a2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Collin Kamholz.
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Ellis (2016-08-27). Photo by Alex Ramos.
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