El Tallón, France/Spain

Prominence: 339 m, 1112 ft

Elevation: 3144 meters, 10,315 feet

True Isolation: 4.84 km, 3.01 mi
Local or Alternate Name(s)French: Le Taillon
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 41' 37'' N, 0° 3' 5'' W
42.6936, -0.0514 (Dec Deg)
741535 E 4731007 N, Zone 30 (UTM)
County/Second Level RegionHautes-Pyrénées

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 26
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 23)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1986-06 by Peter Stone
     1996-07-29 by Keith Anderson
     2016-08-24 by Mark Trengove

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Summit of Le Taillon (to the right); left back: doigt de dieu (finger of God); foreground: Taillon glacier (2017-08-22). Photo by Timo Fleig.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 339 m/1112 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 339 m/1112 ft
  Line Parent: Picos de la Cascada
  Key Col: 2805 m/9203 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 4.84 km/3.01 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 42.69, 0.0075
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Picos de la Cascada  (E)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Iberian Peninsula
Range3: Pyrenees
Range4: West-Central Pyrenees
Range5: Gavarnie-Ordessa Area
Ridges/DividesEurasia Continental Divide
Pyrennes Crest
Drainage Basins
Bay of Biscay
Atlantic Ocean
Mediterranean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Parque nacional de Ordesa y Monte Perdido
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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On the searing summit (2016-08-24). Photo by Mark Trengove.
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