Calico Tanks Peak

Calico Tanks Peak is a 4,870 ft / 1,484 m mountain peak in the Spring Mountains in Nevada, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 1915th highest mountain in Nevada and the 27000th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Calico Hills II Peak, New Peak, Turtlehead Jr, Red Book Peak, Kraft Mountain, and Calico Hills I Peak. Calico Tanks Peak belongs to the Las Vegas 52 Peaks peak list. See the Calico Tanks Peak map, 3D fly around, and the Calico Tanks Peak photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Calico Tanks Peak SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by Kevin

106 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Sep 24, 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 Standard route to Calico Tank & up, "Red and White" route and over to Red Cap and down.

Others who’ve summited Calico Tanks Peak

  • KimMiller702
  • Sharyaar
  • MelsTravels
  • brandonrock
  • little-engine
  • poncho
  • schakmak65
  • ambercavazos
  • Lisa-Tennessee
  • MoneyPenny
  • youcbs
  • JolietJeff
  • rcr81
  • scottheaney
  • Awesome-Josh
  • Erica

Routes Used trails & approaches

59% Standard route to Calico Tank & up

16% "Red and White" route

6% over to Red Cap and down

6% Traverse from Turtlehead Jr

3% East face route

2% Calico Traverse from Red Springs

2% Rappelled down East Face

1% From Calico II Trailhead

1% Down Sandstone Loop.


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4,870 ft / 1,484 m


80 ft / 24 m

Height Rank

#1915 in Nevada

#27001 in United States


Spring Mountains


Nevada, United States

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Summited by

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  • srphilip
  • fred
  • EKassan
  • Kevin
  • havingfunlinda
  • tedwilliams
  • christopher.begnoche
  • KimMiller702
  • Sharyaar
  • MelsTravels
  • brandonrock
  • ThunderTundra

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