Toubkal

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Toubkal
توبقال
ⵜⵓⴱⴽⴰⵍ
Tizi'n'Toubkal.jpg
Tizi-n-Tubkal frae the summit ridge
Heichest pynt
Elevation4,167 m (13,671 ft)
Prominence3,755 m (12,320 ft) [1]
Ranked 36th
Isolation2,078 kilometres (1,291 mi)
LeetinKintra heich pynt
Leet o Ultras o Africa
Coordinates31°03′33″N 7°54′57″W / 31.05917°N 7.91583°W / 31.05917; -7.91583Coordinates: 31°03′33″N 7°54′57″W / 31.05917°N 7.91583°W / 31.05917; -7.91583[1]
Geografie
Toubkal is locatit in Morocco
Toubkal
Toubkal
Parent rangeAtlas Moontains
Topo mapToubkal Massif Map and Guide[2]
Climbing
First ascent12 Juin 1923 bi the Marquis de Segonzac, V. Berger, an H. Dolbeau
Easiest routeSooth cwm (hike in simmer)

Toubkal or Tubkal (Berber: ⵜⵓⴳⴳ ⴽⴰⵍ Tugg kal; Arabic: توبقالTūbqāl) is a moontain peak in soothwastren Morocco, locatit in the Toubkal Naitional Park. At 4,167 metres (13,671 ft), it is the heichest peak in the Atlas Moontains, Morocco, North Africae an the Arab Warld. Locatit 63 km (39 mi) sooth o the ceety o Marrakesh, an visible frae it, Toubkal is an ultra prominent peak, the heichest for ower 2,000 km (1,200 mi). For climbers it is "the maist popular moontain objective in the Atlas moontains".[3]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Africa Ultra-Prominences" Peaklist.org. Retrieved 2012-01-14.
  2. Toubkal Massif Map an Guide (Map) (1st ed.). 1:160,000 wi moontaineerin information. Heich Atlas Moontains. Cartografie bi EWP. EWP and West Col Productions. 2008. ISBN 978-0-906227-98-5.
  3. Hamish Brown (1998). "Jebel Toubkal". In Salkeld, Audrey (ed.). World mountaineering : the world's great mountains by the world's great mountaineers. Mitchell Beazley. pp. 272–275. ISBN 1845331427.

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