Tahquitz Peak

Tahquitz Peak is a 8,846 ft / 2,696 m mountain peak in the San Jacinto Mountains in California, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 841st highest mountain in California and the 7162nd highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Lily Rock, Grey Tahquitz, Red Tahquitz, Suicide Rock, South Peak, and Cienega Point. Tahquitz Peak belongs to the Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Challenge peak list. See the Tahquitz Peak map, 3D fly around, and the Tahquitz Peak photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Tahquitz Peak SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by niko180

53 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Apr 17, 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 South Ridge, Devils Slide/Tahquitz Peak and Tahquitz Valley/Devils Slide.

Others who’ve summited Tahquitz Peak

  • JeffHester
  • niko180
  • bradley4toz
  • farkinbooterson
  • brian
  • telemarkdude
  • DerekJayRichardson
  • patrickoneill

Routes Used trails & approaches

39% South Ridge

34% Devils Slide/Tahquitz Peak

13% Tahquitz Valley/Devils Slide

4% PCT to South Ridge

4% PCT to Red Tahquitz

2% Tram to Willow Creek Trail to South Ridge Trail

1% Traverse from Lily Rock


SNAPSHOTedit info


8,846 ft / 2,696 m


766 ft / 233 m

Height Rank Range

San Jacinto Mountains


California, United States

Summited by

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  • foxy40
  • makingwaves
  • JeffHester
  • futurekings
  • niko180
  • bradley4toz
  • rdm24
  • mcphersonm80
  • Noctyrnal
  • Christopher
  • Nei
  • b2squared

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