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 748th highest mountain in California and the 6584th 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 California Sierra Peaks, 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

7 people report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Jul 23, 2013. 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 Squaw Valley, Granite Chief trail & PCT and Mt. Lincoln.

Others who’ve claimed Tinker Knob

  • hucker333
  • bomeng

Routes Used trails & approaches

37% Squaw Valley

25% Granite Chief trail & PCT

25% Mt. Lincoln

12% Same


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8,949 ft / 2,728 m


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California, United States

Claimed by

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

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