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 820th highest mountain in California and the 6984th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Lily Rock, Red Tahquitz, Suicide Rock, South Peak, Cienega Point, and Antsell Rock. Tahquitz Peak belongs to the Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Section 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

50 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Aug 10, 2015. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Tahquitz Peak

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

Routes Used trails & approaches

38% South Ridge

35% Devils Slide/Tahquitz Peak

13% Tahquitz Valley/Devils Slide

4% PCT to South Ridge

2% Tram to Willow Creek Trail to South Ridge Trail

2% PCT to Red Tahquitz

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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