Mount Whitney

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.

Mount Whitney SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by femaleexpat

4 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Apr 10, 2012. 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 Indian Ridge Road, Mount Whitney Trail and Main trail from the Whitney Portal.

Routes Used trails & approaches

75% Indian Ridge Road

12% Mount Whitney Trail

12% Main trail from the Whitney Portal


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1,729 ft / 527 m


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Height Rank

#5209 in California

#49752 in United States


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California, United States

Summited by

  • srphilip
  • femaleexpat
  • benjineer

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