Iron Mountain

Iron Mountain is a 2,696 ft / 822 m mountain peak near Santee, California, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 4161st highest mountain in California and the 38429th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Goat Peak, Woodson Mountain, Tooth Rock, Twin Peaks, Starvation Mountain, and Silverdome. Iron Mountain belongs to the Sierra Club Lower Peaks Section, and the San Diego 100 Peaks peak lists. See the Iron Mountain map, 3D fly around, and the Iron Mountain photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Iron Mountain SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by hikeyram

46 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Jan 1, 2014. 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 Iron Mountain Trail (main trail), Iron Mountain Trail (alternate loop from main trail) and Iron Mountain Trail.

Others who’ve summited Iron Mountain

  • hikeyram
  • fitshan
  • usbp481
  • eviltwinash
  • D2XFX771
  • benjineer
  • P47JB
  • FlagMan
  • cassiemae
  • Bababooey

Routes Used trails & approaches

77% Iron Mountain Trail (main trail)

14% Iron Mountain Trail (alternate loop from main trail)

8% Iron Mountain Trail


SNAPSHOTedit info


2,696 ft / 822 m


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Height Rank

#4158 in California

#38472 in United States


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California, United States

Summited by

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  • 100peaks
  • hikeyram
  • fitshan
  • usbp481
  • greeneadventures
  • Nei
  • hoppyokapi
  • eviltwinash
  • D2XFX771
  • agira0298
  • clchanod
  • MathgeekTodd

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