Mount Jefferson, South Summit

Mount Jefferson, South Summit is a 11,949 ft / 3,642 m mountain peak in the Toquima Range in Nevada, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 8th highest mountain in Nevada and the 1992nd highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Mount Jefferson, Middle Summit, Mount Jefferson - East Summit, North Summit Mount Jefferson, Three Summits Hill, Little Table Mountain, and Bull Frame Mountain. Mount Jefferson, South Summit belongs to the Ultras of the US Lower 48, Sierra Club Desert Peaks Section, and the Las Vegas Mountaineers Club 50 Classic Peaks peak lists. See the Mount Jefferson, South Summit map, 3D fly around, and the Mt. Jefferson, South Summit photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Mount Jefferson, South Summit SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by burdette66

10 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Oct 3, 2015. 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 South ridge.

Others who’ve summited Mount Jefferson, South Summit

  • ambercavazos

Routes Used trails & approaches

100% South ridge


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11,949 ft / 3,642 m


5,871 ft / 1,789 m

Height Rank Range

Toquima Range


Nevada, United States

Summited by

  • burdette66
  • EKassan
  • Kevin
  • havingfunlinda
  • louhibbard
  • Nuernberger
  • Rob_Keller
  • ambercavazos
  • gerrypennington
  • vegasreo

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