Inspiration Point

Inspiration Point is a 4,714 ft / 1,437 m mountain peak near Altadena, California, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 2826th highest mountain in California and the 27396th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Point 4668 ft / 1423 m, Muir Peak, Mount Lowe, Echo Mountain, Mount Markham, and San Gabriel Peak. See the Inspiration Point map, 3D fly around, and the Inspiration Point photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Inspiration Point SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by JuanAlvarenga

35 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Jan 24, 2016. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Inspiration Point

  • nhramsey
  • ksboynto
  • brian
  • Melisssa
  • nathan.baglyos
  • vanessarheanne
  • DerekJayRichardson

Routes Used trails & approaches

39% Castle Canyon Trail

37% Sam Merrill Trail

18% Sam Merrill Trail to Castle Canyon Trail

2% Idlehour trail

2% Trail to Lowe


SNAPSHOTedit info


4,714 ft / 1,437 m


254 ft / 77 m

Height Rank

#2828 in California

#27412 in United States


San Gabriel Mountains


California, United States

Summited by

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  • JuanAlvarenga
  • adz0617
  • mcphersonm80
  • emfunes
  • nhramsey
  • enriquelucha
  • jeffrabinak
  • ksboynto
  • JohnnyMar
  • Christopher
  • srphilip
  • paulatron

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