Tinker Knob

Tinker Knob is a 8,949 ft / 2,728 m mountain peak near Truckee, California, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 773rd highest mountain in California and the 6595th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Billys Peak, Anderson Peak, Painted Rock, Silver Peak, Lyon Peak, and Needle Peak. Tinker Knob belongs to the Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section, and the Tahoe OGUL Peaks peak lists. See the Tinker Knob map, 3D fly around, and the Tinker Knob photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Tinker Knob SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by hucker333

8 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Jun 8, 2014. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Tinker Knob

  • hucker333
  • bomeng

Routes Used trails & approaches

40% Squaw Valley

30% Mt. Lincoln

20% Granite Chief trail & PCT

10% Same


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8,949 ft / 2,728 m


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California, United States

Summited by

  • hucker333
  • edg
  • bomeng
  • TCH
  • Thevegehead
  • Nimblefoot
  • jolaynecopper

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