Elevation

10,381 ft / 3,164 m

#758 in California

#4,910 in United States

Prominence

2,541 ft / 774 m

#85 in California

#565 in United States

Summits

45 summits

#81 in California

#624 in United States

Top climbing months

June   24%

July   15%

August   15%

Most climbed route

from Carson Pass

Class 3

Highlights

  • The summit of Round Top is a namesake rounded mass of dark volcanic rock.
  • It is one of just 3 peaks over 10,000 feet visible from Lake Tahoe.
  • The easiest route is class 2, although the short scramble to the summit block is class 3.
1 summit • 8.5 mi • 1,822 ft gain • 5 hr 32 min

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