Turtlehead Mountain

Turtlehead Mountain is a 6,323 ft / 1,927 m mountain peak in the Spring Mountains in Nevada, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 1339th highest mountain in Nevada and the 18462nd highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Tinaja Peak, Turtlehead Jr, Grey Cap Peak, New Peak, Calico Tanks Peak, and Calico Hills II Peak. Turtlehead Mountain belongs to the Las Vegas Local 10 Peak Challenge peak list. See the Turtlehead Mountain map, 3D fly around, and the Turtlehead Mountain photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Turtlehead Mountain SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by garf

44 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Dec 31, 2016. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Turtlehead Mountain

  • incliner
  • Sharyaar
  • MelsTravels
  • Lisa-Tennessee
  • brianasher
  • donkeyrunner
  • TynanRammGranberg
  • ThemountainsarecallingImustgo
  • Awesome-Josh

Routes Used trails & approaches

54% Standard Route

32% Trail

4% Scrambled down south slopes

4% visitor ctr, calico trails to sandstone quarry

1% Class 3 scramble on the southwest side of the mountain

1% Ridge north of the gully


SNAPSHOTedit info


6,323 ft / 1,927 m


603 ft / 184 m

Height Rank

#1339 in Nevada

#18462 in United States


Spring Mountains


Nevada, United States

Summited by

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  • df234afsef1245r
  • calipidder
  • garf
  • incliner
  • Moun10Bike
  • JohnnyMar
  • Kevin
  • havingfunlinda
  • Sharyaar
  • MelsTravels
  • ThunderTundra
  • cardsfanlv

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