Pico de Teide, Spain

Prominence: 3718 m, 12198 ft

Elevation: 3718 meters, 12,198 feet

True Isolation: 893.08 km, 554.93 mi
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)28° 16' 22'' N, 16° 38' 32'' W
28.272687, -16.642287 (Dec Deg)
338922 E 3128504 N, Zone 28 (UTM)
CountrySpain (Highest Point)
State/ProvinceIslas Canarias (Highest Point)
County/Second Level RegionSanta Cruz de Tenerife (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Pico de Teide:
     Spain/Portugal Peaks with 600 m of Prominence (Rank #1)
     World Country High Points (Rank #50)
     Spain Autonomous Community High Points (Rank #1)
     World Top 100 by Prominence (Rank #40)
     Core Europe Country High Points (Rank #5)
     World Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #40)
     Spain Province High Points (Rank #1)
     Africa Island High Points above 1000 meters (Rank #1)
     Europe High Points - Inclusive Grab Bag (Rank #10)
     Africa Country High Points (Rank #9)
     Africa Range3 High Points (Rank #10)
     1500-meter Prominence Peak with Ascents (Rank #64)
     World Island High Points above 2000 meters (Rank #10)
     Peaks with Most Individual Summiters-Outside USA (Rank #31)
     Most Ascended Peaks-Outside USA (Rank #50)
     Europe UN Member High Points (Rank #9)
     Europe Country Most Prominent Peaks (Rank #4)
     UN Member State High Points (Rank #48)
     World Peaks with 300 km of Isolation (Rank #103)
     Ultras of the Atlantic/Arctic/Indian Oceans (Rank #1)
(Peak is on over 20 lists; Not all shown here.)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Europe's High Points (McKeating, Crolla)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1998-12-01 by Peter Stone
     2003-12-31 by Rickard Colliander
     2004-03-30 by Lee Humphries
     2006-10-19 by Norbert Schaefer
     2007-03-10 by Rob Woodall
     2008-12-31 by Caj Svensson
     2010-11-01 by Chris Upson (GPS Track)
     2011-08-25 by Ben Lostracco
     2011-09-15 by Matthias Fieles
     2012-04-09 by Marcin Radwan (GPS Track)
     2013-05-22 by Brian Lund
     2014-02-12 by Eric Morrill
     2014-10-13 by David Hart
     2014-11-12 by Eric Gilbertson
     2015-06-13 by Susan Mackenzie
     2016-01-25 by Piotr Kaczynski
     2016-04-10 by Nick Down (Unsuccessful)
     2017-02-01 by Fiona Clark
     2017-06-16 by David Howells (GPS Track)
     2017-12-12 by Alex Lennon
     2018-09-08 by James Stone

View ascents of peak by registered members (122 total)

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Pico Del Teide looks massive from the crater floor at south side Park Entrance (Parador de Canades del Teide) (2011-08-22). Photo by Ben Lostracco.
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 3718 m/12,198 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 3718 m/12,198 ft
  Key Col: Atlantic Ocean    0 m/0 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 893.08 km/554.93 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 31.0567, -7.9817
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Tazaghart  (ENE)
RangesContinent: Africa
Range2: Mid-Atlantic Islands (Highest Point)
Range3: North Atlantic Islands (Highest Point)
Range4: Canary Islands (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsIslands-Atlantic-Africa
Atlantic Ocean
IslandTenerife (Highest Point)
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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From Pico del Teide's Teleferico, looking at south rim and (left to right) Roque de la Grieta, Montana Pasajiron and Montana de Guajara (2011-08-22). Photo by Ben Lostracco.
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Distant Pico del Teide across the sea from the slopes of Garajonay on La Gomera, Spain's  Canary  Islands (2011-08-26). Photo by Ben Lostracco.
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Summit of Pico de Teide 3718m (2004-03-30). Photo by Lee Humphries.
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