California Prominent Peaks List, 201 peaks

Mountain peaks in the state of California ranked from most to least prominent down to about 1850 feet. Research done by Andy Martin, Edward Earl and Aaron Maizlish.

Key to Column Headings:

Rank = The prominence ranking of the peak from highest to lowest. Prom,ft = The prominence measure of the peak in feet. County = The county the peak is in. If two are listed then it is on the county line. Peak Name = The name of the peak as shown on the topo map. A Pxxxx ft. with the elevation of the peak if it is not named on the map. Names in parentheses are alternate names for the peak. EL,ft = Elevation in feet. High Point = CHPT if the peak is a county highpoint, RANGE HPT if the peak is the highpoint of a mountain range. Peak List = Lists any club sponsored peak list the peak may be on. SPS is the Sierra Peaks Section. DPS is the Desert Peaks Section. HPS is the Hundred Peaks Section. OGUL is the Ogul List around Lake Tahoe. OCL is the Orange County List. LPL is the Lower Peaks List. Topo Map (7.5 min.) = The topo map the peak is on. (Revised October 13, 2009)

Rank Prom,ft County Peak Name EL,ft High Point Peak List Topo Map (7.5 min.)
1 10085 Tulare, Inyo Mount Whitney 14505 CHPT(Both), RANGE HPT SPS, 50 ST Mount Whitney
2 9762 Siskiyou Mt Shasta 14162 CHPT, RANGE HPT   Mt Shasta
3 8314 Riverside San Jacinto Peak 10834 CHPT, RANGE HPT HPS San Jacinto Peak
4 8279 San Bernardino San Gorgonio Mtn 11499 CHPT, RANGE HPT HPS San Gorgonio Mtn
5 7202 Mono White Mtn Peak 14252 CHPT, RANGE HPT DPS White Mtn Peak
6 6224 Los Angeles, San Bernardino Mount San Antonio 10064 CHPT(Los Angeles), RANGE HPT HPS Mount San Antonio
7 6163 Inyo Telescope Peak 11043 RANGE HPT DPS Telescope Peak
8 5222 Shasta Lassen Peak 10462 CHPT   Lassen Peak
9 5117 Trinity, Siskiyou Mount Eddy LO 9037 CHPT(Trinity), RANGE HPT   Mount Eddy
10 4814 Tehama South Yolla Bolly 8094 RANGE HPT   South Yolla Bolly
11 4807 Ventura Mount Pinos 8847 CHPT HPS Sawmill Mountain
12 4457 Monterey Junipero Serra Peak LO 5857 CHPT, RANGE HPT   Junipero Serra Peak
13 4390 Orange, Riverside Santiago Peak 5690 CHPT(Orange), RANGE HPT HPS, OCL Santiago Peak
14 4357 Modoc Eagle Peak 9897 CHPT, RANGE HPT   Eagle Peak
15 4259 San Bernardino Clark Mtn 7933 RANGE HPT DPS Clark Mtn
16 4153 Mono Mount Patterson 11673 RANGE HPT DPS, Ogul Mount Patterson
17 4001 Inyo Tin Mountain 8961 RANGE HPT DPS Tin Mountain
18 3996 Riverside Toro Peak 8716 RANGE HPT   Toro Peak
19 3957 Madera Mt Ritter 13143 CHPT, RANGE HPT SPS Mt Ritter
20 3925 Inyo Waucoba Mountain 11125 RANGE HPT DPS Waucoba Mtn
21 3921 Trinity Thompson Peak 9001 RANGE HPT   Thompson Peak
22 3883 Kern Double Mtn 7993 RANGE HPT HPS Tehachapi South
23 3753 San Bernardino Kingston Peak 7336 RANGE HPT DPS Kingston Peak
24 3707 Inyo Pyramid Peak 6707 RANGE HPT DPS East of Echo Canyon
25 3639 Inyo Maturango Peak 8839 RANGE HPT DPS Maturango Peak
26 3594 Inyo Dry Mountain 8674 RANGE HPT DPS Dry Mountain
27 3573 Inyo Nopah BM 6394 RANGE HPT DPS Nopah Peak [CA-NV]
28 3487 San Benito San Benito Mountain 5247 CHPT, RANGE HPT   San Benito Mtn
29 3477 Kern Piute BM 8437 RANGE HPT   Piute Peak
30 3432 Santa Clara Loma Prieta 3792 RANGE HPT   Loma Prieta
31 3339 Riverside Granite BM 4356 RANGE HPT DPS Palen Pass
32 3337 San Bernardino New York 2 BM 7536 RANGE HPT DPS Ivanpah
33 3304 Inyo Funeral Peak 6384 RANGE HPT   Funeral Peak
34 3298 San Bernardino Avawatz BM 6158 RANGE HPT DPS Sheep Creek Spring
35 3297 Kern Breckenridge Mtn 7577     Breckenridge Mtn
36 3255 San Bernardino Ord Mountain 6315 RANGE HPT   Ord Mountain
37 3196 Ventura Hines Peak 6716 RANGE HPT HPS Topatopa Mountains
38 3180 Lake Cobb Mtn 4740 RANGE HPT   Whispering Pines
39 3164 Siskiyou Goosenest 8284     Grass Lake
40 3160 Mono P11,140 ft (Glass Mountain) 11140   DPS Glass Mountain
41 3151 El Dorado, Alpine Freel Peak 10886 CHPT(El Dorado), RANGE HPT SPS, Ogul Freel Peak
42 3124 Contra Costa Mount Diablo 3864 CHPT   Clayton
43 3106 Trinity, Shasta Bully Choop Mtn LO 6977     Bully Choop Mtn
44 3100 Santa Clara Copernicus Peak 4380 CHPT   Lick Observatory
45 3092 Tulare, Inyo Olancha Peak 12132   SPS Olancha
46 3039 Inyo Keynot Peak 11110   DPS New York Butte
47 2954 Tehama Butt Mountain 7874     Humboldt Peak
48 2934 Humboldt King Peak 4094 RANGE HPT   Honeydew
49 2923 Shasta Crater Peak 8683     Thousand Lakes Valley
50 2915 Monterey Cone Peak LO 5155     Cone Peak
51 2902 Siskiyou Boulder Peak 8302 RANGE HPT   Boulder Peak
52 2895 Fresno, Inyo North Palisade 14242 CHPT(Fresno) SPS North Palisade
53 2894 Lassen Hot Springs Peak 7654 RANGE HPT   Bull Flat
54 2866 Shasta Burney Mountain LO 7866     Burney Mountain West
55 2850 Riverside Black Butte 4510 RANGE HPT DPS Pilot Mountain
56 2836 Mendocino, Lake Hull Mountain LO 6876     Hull Mountain
57 2828 San Diego Cuyamaca Peak (LO site) 6508 RANGE HPT HPS, SDPL Cuyamaca Peak
58 2822 San Diego High Point LO (Palomar Mtn) 6142 RANGE HPT HPS, SDPL Palomar Observatory
59 2807 Los Angeles Mt Baden-Powell 9407   HPS Crystal Lake
60 2796 Trinity Black Lassic 5916     Black Lassic
61 2796 Plumas Mt Ingalls LO 8376 CHPT   Mt Ingalls
62 2792 San Bernardino P2061 m (Granite Mts) 6762 RANGE HPT DPS Bighorn Basin
63 2792 San Bernardino Axtel BM (Whipple Mts) 4132 RANGE HPT DPS Whipple Mtns SW
64 2792 Mendocino Iron Peak LO 4492     Iron Peak
65 2735 San Bernardino Woman BM 5327 RANGE HPT DPS Old Woman Statue
66 2711 San Bernardino Straw Peak 5581 RANGE HPT   Pilot Knob Valley West
67 2706 Plumas Bald Eagle Mtn LO 7186     Bucks Lake
68 2689 Tuolumne, Mono Mount Conness 12649   SPS Tioga Pass
69 2674 San Bernardino P1315 m (Turtle Mts) 4314 RANGE HPT DPS Mopah Peaks
70 2670 San Diego Whale Peak 5350 RANGE HPT HPS, SDPL Whale Peak
71 2666 Mendocino Mount Sanhedrin LO 6186     Sanhedrin Mtn
72 2638 Inyo Mt Morgan (S) 13758   SPS Mt Morgan
73 2623 San Bernardino Artillery BM 5063 RANGE HPT   Tiefort Mountains
74 2620 Humboldt P3620 ft (Rainbow Ridge) 3620     Buckeye Mtn
75 2613 San Diego Hot Springs Mtn LO 6533 CHPT HPS, SDPL Hot Springs Mtn
76 2600 Tulare Kern Peak LO 11520 RANGE HPT SPS Kern Peak
77 2599 Trinity Hayfork Bally LO 6273     Hayfork Bally
78 2596 Kern Bear Mountain 6916     Bear Mountain
79 2585 El Dorado Pyramid Peak (N) 9985 RANGE HPT SPS, Ogul Pyramid Peak
80 2580 Fresno Mt Gabb 13741   SPS Mt Abbot
81 2580 Fresno, Inyo Bear Creek Spire 13740   SPS Mt Hilgard
82 2563 Fresno, Inyo Mt Humphreys 13986   SPS Mount Tom
83 2560 Mono Potato Peak 10240 HILLS HPT   Bodie
84 2550 Alpine Round Top 10390   SPS, Ogul Carson Pass
85 2536 Inyo Manly Peak 7195   DPS Manly Peak
86 2513 Siskiyou Preston Peak 7313 RANGE HPT   Preston Peak
87 2500 Ventura Alamo Mountain 7380   HPS Alamo Mountain
88 2495 Colusa, Lake Snow Mtn East 7055 CHPT(Both)   Crockett Peak
89 2492 Siskiyou The Whaleback 8532     The Whaleback
90 2489 Inyo Coso Peak 8160 RANGE HPT   Coso Peak
91 2474 Santa Barbara Devils Peak 2474 ISLAND HPT   Santa Cruz Island B
92 2458 Alpine Highland Peak 10938   SPS, Ogul Ebbetts Pass
93 2457 Ventura Frazier Mountain LO 8017   HPS Frazier Mtn
94 2448 Los Angeles Burnt Peak 5788   HPS Burnt Peak
95 2447 Marin Mount Tamalpais LO 2567 CHPT   San Rafael
96 2443 Glenn Black Butte 7455 CHPT   Plaskett Meadows
97 2431 San Bernardino Cady Peak 4631 RANGE HPT   Sleeping Beauty
98 2428 Lassen Fredonyer Peak LO 7948     Fredonyer Peak
99 2428 Siskiyou Black Mountain 5118     Hawkinsville
100 2421 Tuolumne, Mono Mount Dana 13061   SPS Mount Dana
101 2407 Plumas Dixie Mountain LO 8327     Dixie Mountain
102 2397 Trinity Chanchelulla Peak 6400     Chanchelulla Peak
103 2396 Mendocino Cahto Peak 4236     Cahto Peak
104 2383 Inyo Last Chance Mountain 8463   DPS Last Chance Mtn [CA-NV]
105 2378 Inyo Stewart BM 5265 RANGE HPT DPS Stewart Valley [CA-NV]
106 2368 Lassen Observation Peak LO 7968     Observation Peak
107 2365 Sierra Babbitt Peak LO 8765 RANGE HPT   Dog Valley [CA-NV]
108 2365 Siskiyou Willow Creek Mtn 7845     Panther Rock
109 2364 Mono Eagle Peak 11853     Buckeye Ridge
110 2361 Siskiyou Mount Hoffman 7921     Medicine Lake
111 2345 Lake Wright Peak 4305     Kelseyville
112 2345 Riverside Red Top BM (Palen Mts) 3854 RANGE HPT DPS Palen Mountains
113 2345 Riverside P1305 m (Spectre Peak) 4281 RANGE HPT DPS Cadiz Valley SW
114 2327 Inyo Towne BM 7287     Panamint Butte
115 2319 Mono Mount Dubois 13559   DPS Boundary Peak
116 2298 Riverside P3381 ft (Big Maria Mts) 3381 RANGE HPT DPS Big Maria Mts SW
117 2295 Mariposa Mount Hoffmann 10855     Yosemite Falls
118 2293 Riverside Quail Mtn 5813   HPS Indian Cove
119 2272 San Bernardino Eagle Crags 5512     Eagle Crags
120 2258 Siskiyou Ash Creek Butte 8378     Ash Creek Butte
121 2251 Del Norte, Siskiyou Bear Mtn 6411 CHPT(Del Norte)   Devils Punchbowl
122 2239 Siskiyou Russian Peak 8199     Eaton Peak
123 2227 Riverside Eagle Mtn (S) 5347 RANGE HPT DPS Hayfield
124 2215 San Bernardino P1405 m (Sheep Hole Mtn) 4610 RANGE HPT DPS Dale Lake
125 2208 San Bernardino Edgar Peak 7162 RANGE HPT DPS Fountain Peak
126 2206 San Luis Obispo Caliente Mtn 5106 CHPT, RANGE HPT HPS Caliente Mtn
127 2201 Ventura Sandstone Pk 3111 RANGE HPT LPL Triunfo Pass
128 2197 Lassen Adams Peak 8197 RANGE HPT SPS, Ogul Constantia
129 2193 Inyo Pinto Peak 7513     Emigrant Canyon
130 2183 Tuolumne, Mono Tower Peak 11755   SPS Tower Peak
131 2180 Santa Barbara Big Pine Mountain 6820 CHPT HPS Big Pine Mtn
132 2179 Lassen Shaffer Mountain LO 6739     Shaffer Mtn
133 2172 Kern Owens Peak 8452   SPS, HPS Owens Peak
134 2159 Trinity North Yolla Bolly 7868 RANGE HPT   North Yolla Bolly
135 2153 San Bernardino Providence BM 6615     Van Winkle Spring
136 2149 Alpine Hawkins Peak 10029   Ogul Markleeville
137 2145 Siskiyou Indian Creek Baldy 6279     Indian Creek Baldy
138 2142 Tulare Slate Mountain 9302     Sentinel Peak
139 2139 Plumas Keddie Peak 7499     Greenville
140 2133 Shasta Tombstone Mtn 5613     Tombstone Mtn
141 2125 Los Angeles Mt Orizaba 2125 ISLAND HPT LPL Santa Catalina North
142 2123 Tuolumne, Mono Twin Peaks 12323   SPS Dunderberg Peak
143 2099 Riverside Orocopia BM 3819 RANGE HPT DPS Orocopia Canyon
144 2094 Monterey Chews Ridge LO 5054     Chews Ridge
145 2091 Siskiyou Cottonwood Peak 6611     Cottonwood Peak
146 2089 San Diego Otay Mountain 3569 RANGE HPT SDPL Otay Mountain
147 2085 Ventura Reyes Peak 7525   HPS Reyes Peak
148 2077 Fresno Mt Pinchot 13494   SPS Mt Pinchot
149 2072 Monterey Palo Escrito Peak 4472 RANGE HPT   Palo Escrito Peak
150 2068 Nevada Mt Lola 9148 CHPT SPS, Ogul Independence Lake
151 2063 San Bernardino Clip BM 4606 RANGE HPT   West of Blind Hills
152 2061 San Bernardino Red Mountain 5261   HPS Red Mountain
153 2060 Sutter South Butte 2130 CHPT   Sutter Buttes
154 2058 Santa Barbara Santa Ynez Peak LO 4298     Lake Cachuma
155 2053 Tuolumne, Mono Leavitt Peak 11573   SPS Sonora Pass
156 2052 Trinity Thurston Peaks 7572     Thurston Peaks
157 2051 San Bernardino Brown Mountain 5135     Wingate Pass
158 2027 Tulare Mt Kaweah 13802   SPS Mt Kaweah
159 2019 Shasta Salt Creek Mountain 4379     Bollibokka Mountain
160 2014 Kern P7294 ft (Scodie Mtn) 7294 RANGE HPT HPS Walker Pass
161 2013 San Bernardino Rodman BM 6013 RANGE HPT   Camp Rock Mine
162 2007 Mono Mount Warren 12327   SPS Mount Dana
163 2006 Sonoma Petaluma BM 2466 RANGE HPT   Glen Ellen
164 2002 Humboldt, Siskiyou Salmon Mtn 6962 CHPT(Humboldt)   Salmon Mtn
165 2000 San Bernardino Owlhead BM 4415     Wingate Wash East
166 1990 Humboldt Brushy Mountain 3550     Myers Flat
167 1988 San Benito Mount Johnson 3468 RANGE HPT   Mount Johnson
168 1973 Sonoma Mt Hood 2733     Kenwood
169 1972 Inyo Mount Tom 13652   SPS Mount Tom
170 1959 Napa, Solano Mt Vaca 2819 CHPT(Solano), RANGE HPT   Mt Vaca
171 1957 San Diego El Cajon Mtn 3677   SDPL El Cajon Mtn
172 1956 San Bernardino Sugarloaf Mountain 9956   HPS Moonridge
173 1956 San Diego Granite Mtn (#2) 5636   HPS, SDPL Earthquake Valley
174 1947 Los Angeles Oat Mountain LO 3747 RANGE HPT   Oat Mountain
175 1946 Kern Black Mountain (#6) 5246 RANGE HPT HPS Garlock
176 1938 Shasta Prospect Peak 8338     Prospect Peak
177 1937 Riverside Thomas Mountain 6817   HPS Anza
178 1936 Kern McKittrick Summit 4336 RANGE HPT   McKittrick Summit
179 1934 Siskiyou Black Butte LO 6334     City of Mount Shasta
180 1924 Lassen Widow Mountain 6324 RANGE HPT   Day
181 1923 Siskiyou Mount Dome 6523     Mount Dome
182 1923 Mendocino Brush Mountain 3763     Tan Oak Park
183 1922 Tuolumne, Mono Kuna Peak 13002     Koip Peak
184 1921 Lassen Antelope Mtn LO 7681     Antelope Mountain
185 1918 Riverside McCoy Mountain BM 2837 RANGE HPT   McCoy Peak
186 1911 Modoc Bald Mountain 8271     Payne Peak
187 1903 Tulare, Inyo Mt Keith 13976   SPS Mt Williamson
188 1900 Madera, Tuolumne Mount Lyell 13120 CHPT(Tuolumne), RANGE HPT SPS Mount Lyell
189 1900 Tulare Mt Stanford (S) 13973   SPS Mt Brewer
190 1894 Shasta Snow Mountain 6814     Hatchet Mtn Pass
191 1891 Humboldt Bear Buttes 2851     Miranda
192 1887 Santa Clara Eylar Mtn 4087     Eylar Mtn
193 1886 San Bernardino P1015 m (Iron Mts) 3330 RANGE HPT   Iron Mountains
194 1885 San Diego Tecate Peak 3883   SDPL Tecate
195 1884 Sierra Verdi Peak LO 8444 RANGE HPT   Boca [CA-NV]
196 1881 Siskiyou Haight Mountain 8081     Tennant
197 1876 Trinity Bonanza King 7060     Whisky Bill Peak
198 1871 Fresno, Inyo Mt Darwin 13831   SPS Mt Darwin
199 1870 Inyo Bat Mountain 4950     East of Ryan
200 1866 San Bernardino Drinkwater BM 5306 RANGE HPT   Drinkwater Lake
201 1847 Siskiyou Craggy Peak 8047     Callahan