El Capitan, Texas

Prominence: 285 ft, 87 m

Elevation: 8085 feet, 2464 meters

True Isolation: 0.74 mi, 1.2 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8087 ft / 2465 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)31° 52' 39'' N, 104° 51' 29'' W
31.877501, -104.858101 (Dec Deg)
513421 E 3526867 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionCulberson

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 36
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 37)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2008-03-15 by Robert Stewart
     2012-02 by J Thornton
     2014-05-25 by Mark Van Lenten
     2016-03-06 by Zack Lewis (GPS Track)
     2017-03-17 by Steven Song
     2018-10-07 by Gary Neben
     2021-09-25 by Eric Tilley (GPS Track)
     2021-10-12 by Will Schultz (GPS Track)
     2021-10-16 by Eric Tilley (GPS Track)
     2022-03-26 by Josh Grundy
     2022-05-14 by Eric Tilley (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)

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El Capitan (1985? ). Photo by R Scott.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 285 ft/87 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 325 ft/99 m
  Line Parent: Guadalupe Peak
  Key Col: 7800 ft/2377 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.74 mi/1.2 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 31.8883, -104.8583
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Guadalupe Peak  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Southwest Basins and Ranges
Range4: Trans-Pecos Texas Ranges
Range5: Guadalupe Mountains
Drainage BasinsSalt Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Guadalupe Mountains National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Guadalupe Mountains Wilderness Area
Topo MapGuadalupe Peak O31104h7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Looking back at Guadalupe Peak from the summit of El Capitan (2018-10-07). Photo by Gary Neben.
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