Elevation

13,652 ft / 4,161 m

Prominence

1,972 ft / 601 m

Summits

10 summits

Top climbing months

September  36%

June   18%

October   18%

Most climbed route

Horton Lakes

Highlights

  • Mount Tom in California's eastern Sierra Nevada range is a large and prominent peak near Bishop.
  • Along with its neighbor to the south, Basin Mountain, it dominates the western skyline from Bishop.
  • A popular spring backcountry skiing descent. Most common route is Elderberry Canyon with 7,000 vertical feet.

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