San Gorgonio Mountain

San Gorgonio Mountain is a 11,503 ft / 3,506 m mountain peak in the San Bernardino Mountains in California, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 391st highest mountain in California and the 2679th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Bighorn Mountain, Dragons Head, Point 11171 ft / 3405 m, Zahniser Peak, Jepson Peak, and Point 10131 ft / 3088 m. San Gorgonio Mountain belongs to the US Lower 48 Ultras - the "Ultra 57" Challenge, Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Challenge, LA Home Court 1000 Peak Challenge, SoCal 2000P Peaks Challenge, and the SoCal Six-Pack Peak Challenge peak lists. See the San Gorgonio Mountain map, 3D fly around, and the San Gorgonio Mountain photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

San Gorgonio Mountain SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by pvgjosh42

221 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Nov 12, 2016. 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 Vivian Creek Trail, Vivian Creek trailhead and South Fork Trail via Dry Lake.

Others who’ve summited San Gorgonio Mountain

  • Sunday
  • nmontelli
  • modernhiker
  • tkiefer
  • ksboynto
  • cverner
  • 200Idaho
  • davomaso
  • eviltwinash
  • fred
  • FrankWorsley
  • AS73
  • brooks
  • RunningWolf
  • KK
  • klibuser
  • jplyons85
  • thesearcherextraordinaire
  • nathan.baglyos
  • DerekJayRichardson
  • elemenohpee1
  • ezekiel962
  • patrickoneill
  • edwardso

Routes Used trails & approaches

48% Vivian Creek Trail

12% Vivian Creek trailhead

6% South Fork Trail via Dry Lake

6% fish creek

4% South Fork Trail via Dollar Lake

3% Fish Creek Trail

2% Momyer Trail

2% South Fork Trail

2% San Bernardino Peak Trail

1% Vivian Creek-Dobbs-Jepson-SB trail to peak

1% Aspen Grove

1% Fish Creek Trail/NE Ridge Direct

1% North Face Winter Route

1% Santa Ana river trail» aspen grove» fish creek

1% South Fork

0% Cross country to Bighorn-Dragons Head-Vivian Creek

0% Cross-country from the Tarn

0% Falls creek trail

0% Dollar Lake

0% dollar lake» lost creek/south fork

0% Dobbs Peak West Ridge


SNAPSHOTedit info


11,503 ft / 3,506 m


8,282 ft / 2,524 m

Height Rank Range

San Bernardino Mountains


California, United States

Summited by

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  • 100peaks
  • pvgjosh42
  • Sunday
  • nmontelli
  • df234afsef1245r
  • JeffHester
  • modernhiker
  • shanaynay11
  • MawdurnBukanier
  • jonberry
  • futurekings
  • tkiefer

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