Elevation

9,183 ft / 2,799 m

#1,158 in California

#8,129 in United States

Prominence

263 ft / 80 m

#2,121 in California

#9,383 in United States

Summits

32 summits

#132 in California

#907 in United States

Top climbing months

August   24%

October   24%

July   15%

Most climbed route

Rubicon Peak trail

4.5 mi • 2,146 ft gain

Highlights

  • A short, direct trail on the north slopes steepens to an unobstructed rock summit with close-up views of Lake Tahoe.
  • Actual highpoint of the rockpile at the top is hard to pinpoint, requires some scrambling.
12 summits • 4.5 mi • 2,146 ft gain • 3 hr 0 min
2 summits • 4.2 mi • 2,139 ft gain • 2 hr 23 min

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