Mount Wilson

Mount Wilson is a 5,712 ft / 1,741 m mountain peak in the San Gabriel Range in California, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 2239th highest mountain in California and the 22112th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Mount Harvard, Mount Yale, Occidental Peak, Lookout Point, Mount Zion, and Hastings Peak. Mount Wilson belongs to the Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Challenge, and the SoCal Six-Pack Peak Challenge peak lists. See the Mount Wilson map, 3D fly around, and the Mt. Wilson photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Mount Wilson SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by JeffHester

123 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Jan 8, 2017. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Mount Wilson

  • Sunday
  • MawdurnBukanier
  • someguy22
  • coletassoft
  • antheni
  • mrshherrera
  • ksboynto
  • BeerGut
  • JohnnyMar
  • paulatron
  • orbitor
  • brian
  • Melisssa
  • Venicetiki
  • thesearcherextraordinaire
  • Alina
  • DerekJayRichardson
  • patrickoneill
  • edwardso
  • Rychl

Routes Used trails & approaches

25% Upper Winter Creek Trail

16% Sturtevant Trail

13% Chantry Flats

10% Old Mt Wilson Trail (Little Santa Anita Canyon)

8% Mt Wilson Toll Road

8% Mt. Wilson Rd from Red Box

5% Lower winter creek trail

3% Santa Anita Ridge

2% Bailey Canyon Trail to/from Wilson Toll Road

1% Winter creek to mt. Zion to Sturtevant camp

1% Sturtevant Trail to Mt. Zion to Upper Winter Creek

1% fire

0% Rim Trail

0% Creek Trial


SNAPSHOTedit info


5,712 ft / 1,741 m


150 ft / 46 m

Height Rank

#2239 in California

#22095 in United States


San Gabriel


California, United States

Summited by

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Nearest peaks see on map »