Elevation

3,207 ft / 977 m

#4,736 in California

#40,937 in United States

Prominence

7 ft / 2 m

#2,572 in California

#11,666 in United States

Summits

99 summits

#20 in California

#273 in United States

Top climbing months

December   14%

March   13%

January   11%

Most climbed route

Sam Merrill Trail

5.6 mi • 1,364 ft gain • Class 1

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!
50 summits • 5.6 mi • 1,364 ft gain • 2 hr 48 min • Class 1
5 summits • 12.5 mi • 1,820 ft gain • 3 hr 32 min
1 summit • 6.4 mi • 1,603 ft gain • 3 hr 24 min

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