The Thimble, California

Prominence: 179 ft, 54 m

Elevation: 5779 feet, 1761 meters

True Isolation: 0.36 mi, 0.58 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5782 ft / 1762 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 14' 50'' N, 116° 29' 52'' W
33.247259, -116.497653 (Dec Deg)
546796 E 3678811 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Diego

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 145
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 141)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-01-25 by Marit Chrislock-Lauterbach
     2011-04-10 by Derek Loranger
     2013-03-31 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2013-12-18 by Keith Winston
     2014-01-05 by Greg Gerlach
     2014-03-19 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2015-01-23 by Jim Wick (GPS Track)
     2015-05-17 by Greg Gerlach
     2016-03-23 by Michael Dillenback (Unsuccessful)
     2016-11-11 by David Comerzan
     2018-11-17 by Justin Bayne
     2019-03-21 by Chris Griffith (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2019-04-06 by Coby King (GPS Track)
     2019-05-05 by Ginger Partyka (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2020-02-01 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2020-02-14 by Chloë Sells (GPS Track)
     2020-02-14 by Keith Winston (GPS Track)
     2020-03-02 by James Allen (GPS Track)
     2020-03-28 by TJ Kodras (GPS Track)
     2021-02-27 by Dale Hill (GPS Track)
     2021-03-06 by Tyler Hofer
     2021-03-14 by Kelly Conrad (GPS Track)
     2021-03-14 by Dj Strong (GPS Track)
     2021-03-24 by Josef Nuernberger
     2021-04-27 by Samir Nafez
     2021-05-08 by Travis Curry (GPS Track)

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The Thimble viewed from White BM (2014-02-05). Photo by Larry Edmonds.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 179 ft/54 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 219 ft/66 m
  Key Col: 5600 ft/1707 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.36 mi/0.58 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 33.2525, -116.4983
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    San Ysidro Mountain  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: San Diego Area Ranges
Ridges/DividesPacific Crest
Drainage Basins
Salton Sea
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Anza-Borrego Desert State Park
Topo MapTubb Canyon O33116b4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Terry Flood.
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Other Photos

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The Thimble looking to the east (2019-03-09). Photo by Chris Griffith.
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