Tahquitz Peak, California

Prominence: 766 ft, 233 m

Elevation: 8846 feet, 2696 meters

True Isolation: 1.82 mi, 2.92 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8849 ft / 2697 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 45' 19'' N, 116° 40' 38'' W
33.755402, -116.67709 (Dec Deg)
529905 E 3735083 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionRiverside

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Lists that contain Tahquitz Peak:
     Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Section (Rank #35)
     California Wilderness High Points (Rank #32)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2004-06 by Danny Smith
     2006-06-20 by luscious lars
     2008-02-09 by Melissa De Leon (Unsuccessful)
     2008-07-10 by Don Lamp
     2009-04-17 by Mike Putnam
     2009-05-17 by Amin Faraday
     2010-07-14 by Brian Andersen
     2012-05-26 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2012-09-28 by David Comerzan
     2012-11-17 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2013-02-03 by Marit Chrislock-Lauterbach
     2013-03-06 by Matthias Ihl
     2013-06-29 by Joseph Hirniak
     2013-11-17 by Miles Kendall
     2014-05-18 by Joseph Esparza
     2014-10-20 by David Porter (GPS Track)
     2016-02-07 by Phillip Katzmann (Unsuccessful)
     2016-04-17 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2016-04-21 by Phillip Katzmann
     2017-04-29 by Kyle Schnitzler
     2017-06-14 by Aaron Matthews (GPS Track)
     2017-06-27 by Howard Y
     2017-09-23 by Eric Chu (GPS Track)
     2018-02-03 by Ken Kirtley

View ascents of peak by registered members (338 total)

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Tahquitz Peak (2013-06-29). Photo by Joseph Hirniak.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 766 ft/233 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 846 ft/257 m
  Key Col: 8080 ft/2463 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.82 mi/2.92 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 33.7817, -116.675
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Cienaga Peak  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: San Jacinto Mountains
Drainage BasinsSan Jacinto
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: San Bernardino National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: San Jacinto Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapSan Jacinto Peak O33116g6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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the Tahquitz fire tower...don't forget to sign the registry.. (2008-09-29). Photo by Larry Orabuena.
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