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 2115th highest mountain in California and the 21161st 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 US National Park High Points Challenge, Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Challenge, and the SoCal 2000P Peaks Challenge 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

23 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Apr 14, 2016. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Quail Mountain

  • rdm24
  • Holmes
  • patrickoneill

Routes Used trails & approaches

25% Quickest crosscountry

16% South ridge

16% 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.

9% East ridge

9% Northeast ridge

6% Southeast gorge and then hidden valley to Park Blvd (backcountry board)


SNAPSHOTedit info


5,814 ft / 1,772 m


2,293 ft / 699 m

Height Rank

#2157 in California

#21472 in United States


Little San Bernardino Mountains


California, United States

Summited by

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  • rdm24
  • davidcrerar
  • Holmes
  • mscofthewoo
  • Christopher
  • klotito
  • MooseHiker
  • Mojavewanderer
  • edg
  • farkinbooterson
  • EKassan
  • orbitor

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