Lava Butte

Lava Butte is a 2,871 ft / 875 m mountain peak near Henderson, Nevada, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 1892nd highest mountain in Nevada and the 37163rd highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Frenchman Mountain, North Frenchman Mountain, Sunrise Mountain, Point 2915 ft / 888 m, Whitney Mesa, and Dry Falls Loop Peak. See the Lava Butte map, 3D fly around, and the Lava Butte photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Lava Butte SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by Kevin

6 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Mar 29, 2014. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing route and hiking trail to the summit is Northeast Ridge.

Others who’ve summited Lava Butte

  • rdm24
  • idahomtnhigh

Routes Used trails & approaches

100% Northeast Ridge


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2,871 ft / 875 m


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Height Rank

#1997 in Nevada

#37350 in United States


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Nevada, United States

Summited by

  • rdm24
  • idahomtnhigh
  • MangyMarmot
  • oregon-mt-goat

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