Taft Point

Taft Point is a 7,500 ft / 2,286 m mountain peak near Oakhurst, California, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 1269th highest mountain in California and the 12258th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Lost Brother, Sentinel Dome, Higher Cathedral Spire, Split Pinnacle, Middle Cathedral Rock, and Union Point. Taft Point belongs to the Yosemite Valley Peaks 'n Points Challenge peak list. See the Taft Point map, 3D fly around, and the Taft Point photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Taft Point SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by Pipeloentje

19 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Jun 11, 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 Taft Point Trail, Sentinel Dome trail and from Glacier Point road parking lot.

Others who’ve summited Taft Point

  • davidcrerar
  • Pipeloentje
  • edg
  • Peak-Conquistador
  • Yosemike
  • seancasserly
  • brianasher
  • BobH

Routes Used trails & approaches

40% Taft Point Trail

25% Sentinel Dome trail

15% from Glacier Point road parking lot

15% reverse

5% Pohono Trail


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7,500 ft / 2,286 m


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Height Rank

#1290 in California

#12286 in United States


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California, United States

Summited by

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  • davidcrerar
  • Pipeloentje
  • hc19321
  • edg
  • Peak-Conquistador
  • Yosemike
  • seancasserly
  • Lakehiker
  • Nimblefoot
  • TheAnvil
  • 1-with-Nature
  • elemenohpee1

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