Quail Mountain

Quail Mountain is a 5,814 ft / 1,772 m mountain peak near Joshua Tree, California, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 2049th highest mountain in California and the 20554th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Mount Minerva Hoyt, Inspiration Peak, Keys Peak, Keys View, Ryan Mountain, and Eureka Peak. Quail Mountain belongs to the U.S. National Park High Points, Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Section, and the SoCal 2000 peak lists. See the Quail Mountain map, 3D fly around, and the Quail Mountain photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Quail Mountain SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by Mojavewanderer

18 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Feb 14, 2015. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Quail Mountain

  • rdm24

Routes Used trails & approaches

32% Quickest crosscountry

20% Crosscountry to/from Hidden Valley

16% Parked in a turn-out on Park Blvd (the main road) between Hidden Valley campground and Salton View Road.

12% South ridge

12% East ridge

4% Southeast gorge and then hidden valley to Park Blvd (backcountry board)

4% Northeast ridge


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5,814 ft / 1,772 m


2,293 ft / 699 m

Height Rank

#2066 in California

#20744 in United States


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California, United States

Summited by

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  • rdm24
  • mscofthewoo
  • Christopher
  • klotito
  • MooseHiker
  • Mojavewanderer
  • edg
  • farkinbooterson
  • EKassan
  • orbitor
  • Peak-Conquistador
  • Sierrawildflower

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