Vetter Mountain

Vetter Mountain is a 5,908 ft / 1,801 m mountain peak in the San Gabriel Mountains in California, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 1969th highest mountain in California and the 19877th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Mount Mooney, Devil Peak, Mount Sally, Barley Flats, Mount Hillyer, and Roundtop. Vetter Mountain belongs to the Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Section peak list. See the Vetter Mountain map, 3D fly around, and the Vetter Mountain photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Vetter Mountain SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by rdm24

15 people report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Jan 8, 2014. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing route and hiking trail to the summit is Vetter Mountain Firelookout Road.

Others who’ve claimed Vetter Mountain

  • thesearcherextraordinaire

Routes Used trails & approaches

100% Vetter Mountain Firelookout Road


  • bobbeecher bobbeecher
    commented on Aug 13, 2013
    Reconstruction of the fire lookout should begin this fall (2013) and will rebuild the tower as it looked when the original was built in 1935!

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5,908 ft / 1,801 m


668 ft / 204 m

Height Rank

#1969 in California

#19876 in United States


San Gabriel Mountains


California, United States

Claimed by

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  • rdm24
  • mcphersonm80
  • dgrutherford
  • BeerGut
  • Christopher
  • srphilip
  • paulatron
  • MooseHiker
  • farkinbooterson
  • orbitor
  • Peak-Conquistador
  • thesearcherextraordinaire

Highest peaks within 250 mi / 400 km

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