Cahuenga Peak

Cahuenga Peak is a 1,820 ft / 555 m mountain peak in the Santa Monica Mountains in California, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 5112th highest mountain in California and the 48582nd highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Mount Lee, Burbank Peak, Mount Chapel, Mount Bell, Point 944 ft / 288 m, and Mount Hollywood. Cahuenga Peak belongs to the Sierra Club Lower Peaks Challenge peak list. See the Cahuenga Peak map, 3D fly around, and the Cahuenga Peak photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Cahuenga Peak SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by tylerh743

38 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Sep 11, 2016. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing routes and hiking trails to the summit are Ridge from Mt Lee, Unmaintained trail from Lake Hollywood Dr. and Aberdeen Trail.

Others who’ve summited Cahuenga Peak

  • paulatron
  • patrickoneill
  • edwardso
  • Bryan-Mestre

Routes Used trails & approaches

43% Ridge from Mt Lee

34% Unmaintained trail from Lake Hollywood Dr.

14% Aberdeen Trail

7% Ridge from Burbank Peak


SNAPSHOTedit info


1,820 ft / 555 m


1,020 ft / 311 m

Height Rank

#5118 in California

#48617 in United States


Santa Monica Mountains


California, United States

Summited by

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  • JeffHester
  • MawdurnBukanier
  • mcphersonm80
  • tylerh743
  • ADKinLA
  • calipidder
  • SDHiker
  • Christopher
  • srphilip
  • paulatron
  • MooseHiker
  • edg

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