Mount Whitney is a 1,729 ft / 527 m mountain peak near San Marcos, California, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 5097th highest mountain in California and the 48900th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Franks Peak, Double Peak, Mount Israel, Cerro de las Posas, Bernardo Mountain, and Battle Mountain. See the Mount Whitney map, 3D fly around, and the Mt. Whitney photos to get a better sense of the mountain.