Elevation

3,207 ft / 977 m

#4,429 in California

#39,427 in United States

Prominence

7 ft / 2 m

#2,076 in California

#9,884 in United States

Summits

90 summits

#19 in California

#214 in United States

Top climbing months

December   14%

March   12%

January   11%

Most climbed route

Sam Merrill Trail

Class 1 • 1,351 ft / 412 m gain

Highlights

  • Echo Mountain once housed a hotel and a full railway system to shuttle people from Pasadena to the top of the mountain.
  • There is an echo phone at the top, yell into it and a few seconds later you'll hear your echo through the valley. Hence the name, Echo Mountain!

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