Palomar Mountain

Palomar Mountain is a 6,142 ft / 1,872 m mountain peak in the Palomar Mountain Range in California, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 1926th highest mountain in California and the 19309th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are High Point, Aguanga Mountain, Birch Hill, Gordon Point, Morgan Hill, and Boucher Hill. Palomar Mountain belongs to the Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Challenge, Sierra Club San Diego 100 Peaks Challenge, and the SoCal 2000P Peaks Challenge peak lists. See the Palomar Mountain map, 3D fly around, and the Palomar Mountain photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Palomar Mountain SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by Nei

14 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Jul 11, 2015. 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 Fire road, 9S07 Fire Road and Oak Grove Trail to the fire road.

Others who’ve summited Palomar Mountain

  • srphilip
  • EKassan
  • Peak-Conquistador
  • FlagMan
  • patrickoneill
  • edwardso

Routes Used trails & approaches

66% Fire road

16% 9S07 Fire Road

16% Oak Grove Trail to the fire road


SNAPSHOTedit info


6,142 ft / 1,872 m


2,856 ft / 871 m

Height Rank

#1940 in California

#19560 in United States


Palomar Mountain Range


California, United States

Summited by

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  • SDHiker
  • Nei
  • srphilip
  • EKassan
  • Peak-Conquistador
  • FlagMan
  • ConorLembeck
  • Nuernberger
  • HikerMark
  • tombecht
  • BradStemm

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