Elevation

14,252 ft / 4,344 m

#4 in California

#42 in United States

Prominence

7,196 ft / 2,193 m

#5 in California

#32 in United States

Summits

96 summits

#16 in California

#219 in United States

Top climbing months

August   28%

September  24%

July   20%

Most climbed route

Fire Road

12.2 mi • 2,269 ft gain

Highlights

  • 3rd highest peak in California, one of the 14 California 14ers, and the highest in the White Mountains
  • The White Mountain Research Center located on the peak studies the effects of altitude on physiology
  • California's easiest 14er to climb. Most of the way is via the jeep road popular with mountain bikers.
  • White Mountain Peak is the highest point in Mono County.
43 summits • 12.2 mi • 2,269 ft gain • 7 hr 1 min
18 summits • 14.8 mi • 3,420 ft gain • 5 hr 0 min • Class 1
1 summit • 10.1 mi • 2,015 ft gain • 6 hr 15 min
1 summit • 14.5 mi • 3,373 ft gain • 7 hr 18 min
1 summit • 15.2 mi • 6,611 ft gain • 6 hr 23 min

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