Tells Peak, California

Prominence: 272 ft, 83 m

Elevation: 8872 feet, 2704 meters

Approx. Isolation: 1.01 mi, 1.63 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8876 ft / 2705 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 57' 36'' N; 120° 15' 17'' W
38.9599, -120.254641 (Dec Deg)
737879E 4315912N Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionEl Dorado

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Lists that contain Tells Peak:
     Tahoe-Ogul Peaks List (Rank #48)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1998-09-23 by Frederick Johnson
     2010-08-21 by Tim Berger
     2014-07-19 by Kerry Breen

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 272 ft/83 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 312 ft/95 m
  Key Col: 8600 ft/2621 m
Isolation1.01 mi/1.63 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    McConnell Peak  (SE)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Lake Tahoe-Sonora Pass Sierra Nevada
Range5: Desolation-Crystal Range
Drainage BasinsSacramento
San Francisco Bay
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Eldorado National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Desolation Wilderness Area
Topo MapLoon Lake O38120h3 1:24,000

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