Elevation

13,652 ft / 4,161 m

#65 in California

#347 in United States

Prominence

1,972 ft / 601 m

#168 in California

#1,008 in United States

Summits

15 summits

#419 in California

#2,068 in United States

Top climbing months

September  25%

October   18%

June   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.
1 summit • 15.4 mi • 5,691 ft gain • 11 hr 42 min

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