The Peaks in area order

This list of peaks is organized into areas and generally ordered from north to south.

In the Sierra Nevada

1 – North of Highway 70 (1 peak)

* – Adams Peak (8197′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Chilcoot, CA; from the “logging roads northeast, northwest, and southwest of the peak”, it’s a Grade 1B, Class 2 hike to Adams Peak.

2 – South of Highway 70 (4 peaks)

* – Mt. Fillmore ( 7715′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Downieville, CA; from “Johnsville Road”, it’s a Grade 1A, Class 2 hike to Mt. Fillmore.

o – Mt. Elwell (7812′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Sierra City, CA; from “Lakes Basin”, it’s a Grade 2B, Class 2 hike to Mt. Elwell.

o – Haskell Peak (8107′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Sierra City, CA; from “Haskell Peak Rd to southwest” or “the NFS road to the southeast”, it’s a Grade 1A, Class 1 hike to Haskell Peak.

o – Sierra Buttes (8587′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Sierra City, CA; from “the trailhead a half mile south of where the Pacific Crest Trail meets Packard Lake Road”, it’s a Grade 2B, Class 1 hike (with a Class 6 stairway up the summit block) to Sierra Buttes.

3 – North of Highway 80 (7 peaks)

* – Mt. Lola (9143′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Donner Pass, CA; from “White Rock Lake” or the “logging road to north of the peak”, it’s a Grade 1B, Class 1 hike to Mt. Lola.

* – English Mtn (8373′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Emigrant Gap, CA; from “Catfish Lake”, it’s a Grade 1B, Class 2 hike to English Mtn.

* – Black Butte (8030′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Emigrant Gap, CA; from “Grouse Ridge Lookout”, it’s a Grade 2B, Class 2 (with a Class 3 summit block) hike to Black Butte.

x – Old Man Mtn (7789′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Emigrant Gap, CA; from “Fordyce Summit” or from “Meadow Lake”, it’s a Grade 2C, Class 2 hike to Old Man Mtn.

o – Signal Peak (7841′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Emigrant Gap, CA; from “Fordyce Summit”, it’s a Grade 1A, Class 1 hike to Signal Peak.

o – Basin Peak (9015′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Donner Pass, CA; from the “Castle Peak Trailhead (I-80)”, it’s a Grade 3C, Class 1 hike to Basin Peak.

* – Castle Peak (9103′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Donner Pass, CA; from the “Castle Peak Trailhead (I-80)”, it’s a Grade 2B, Class 1 (with a Class 3 summit block) hike to Castle Peak.

4 – South of Highway 80 (10 peaks)

x – Devils Peak (7704′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Donner Pass, CA; from “Cascade Lakes”, it’s a Grade 1B, Class 3 hike to Devils Peak.

x – Snow Mtn (8014′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Granite Chief, CA; from “Cascade Lakes”, it’s a Grade 3C, Class 1 hike to Snow Mtn.

o – Mt. Mildred (8398′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Granite Chief, CA; from the “Logging road near Dolly Creek”, it’s a Grade 2B, Class 1 hike to Mt. Mildred.

o – Anderson Peak (8683′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Donner Pass, CA; from “Donner Summit”, it’s a Grade 3C, Class 1 hike to Anderson Peak.

o – Tinker Knob (8949′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Granite Chief, CA; from “Squaw Valley”, it’s a Grade 3C, Class 2 hike to Tinker Knob.

* – Granite Chief (9006′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Granite Chief, CA; from “Squaw Valley”, it’s a Grade 2C, Class 1 hike to Granite Chief.

x – Needle Peak (8971′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Granite Chief, CA; from “Squaw Valley”, it’s a Grade 3C, Class 2 (with a Class 3 summit block) hike to Needle Peak.

o – Lyon Peak (8891′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Granite Chief, CA; from “Squaw Valley”, it’s a Grade 3C, Class 2 hike to Lyon Peak.

x – Twin Peaks (8878′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Tahoe, CA-NV; from “Barker Pass”, it’s a Grade 2B, Class 2 hike to Twin Peaks.

o – Ellis Peak (8740′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Tahoe, CA-NV; from “Barker Pass”, it’s a Grade 1B, Class 1 hike to Ellis Peak.

5 – Southwest Side of Lake Tahoe – East Ridge (5 peaks)

x – Rubicon Peak (9183′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Fallen Leaf Lake, CA; from “Rubicon Estates, Lake Tahoe”, it’s a Grade 1C, Class 2 hike to Rubicon Peak.

o – Phipps Peak (9234′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Fallen Leaf Lake, CA; from the “Bayview Trailhead (Hwy 89)”, it’s a Grade 3D, Class 2 hike to Phipps Peak.

* – Mt. Tallac (9735′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Fallen Leaf Lake, CA; from “Fallen Leaf Lake”, it’s a Grade 2D, Class 2 hike to Mt. Tallac.

x – Dicks Peak (9974′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Fallen Leaf Lake, CA; from “Fallen Leaf Lake”, it’s a Grade 3D, Class 2 hike to Dicks Peak.

x – Jacks Peak (9856′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Fallen Leaf Lake, CA; from “Fallen Leaf Lake”, it’s a Grade 3D, Class 2 hike to Jacks Peak.

6 – Southwest Side of Lake Tahoe – West Ridge (7 peaks)

o – Tells Peak (8872′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Robbs Peak, CA; from “Van Vleck Ranch Road”, it’s a Grade 3C, Class 2 hike to Tells Peak.

o – McConnell Peak (9099′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Fallen Leaf Lake, CA; from “Van Vleck Ranch Road”, it’s a Grade 3C, Class 2 hike to McConnell Peak.

o – Silver Peak (8930′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Fallen Leaf Lake, CA; from “Van Vleck Ranch Road”, it’s a Grade 3C, Class 2 hike to Silver Peak.

x – Red Peak (9307′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Fallen Leaf Lake, CA; from “Van Vleck Ranch Road”, it’s a Grade 3C, Class 2 hike to Red Peak.

x – Mt. Price (9975′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Fallen Leaf Lake, CA; from “Wrights Lake”, it’s a Grade 2D, Class 2 hike to Mt. Price.

* – Pyramid Peak (9983′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Fallen Leaf Lake, CA; from “Twin Bridges (Hwy 50)”, it’s a Grade 2D, Class 2 hike to Pyramid Peak.

o – Ralston Peak (9235′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Fallen Leaf Lake, CA; from “Sayles Flat (Hwy 50)”, it’s a Grade 2C, Class 1 hike to Ralston Peak.

7 – South of Lake Tahoe (3 peaks)

o – Waterhouse Peak (9497′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Freel Peak, CA-N; from “Luther Pass” or from “Scotts Lake”, it’s a Grade 1B, Class 2 hike to Waterhouse Peak.

o – Stevens Peak (10061′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Markleeville, C; from “Hwy 88, via Crater Lake”, it’s a Grade 1C, Class 1 hike to Stevens Peak.

x – Red Lake Peak (10061′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Markleeville, C; from “Carson Pass”, it’s a Grade 1B, Class 1 (with a Class 3 summit block) hike to Red Lake Peak.

8 – South of Highway 88 (6 peaks)

* – Round Top (10380′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Markleeville, CA; from “Woods Lake”, it’s a Grade 1B, Class 2 (with a Class 3 summit block) hike to Round Top.

o – Hawkins Peak (10023′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Markleeville, CA; from the “Burnside Lake Road”, it’s a Grade 1B, Class 2 hike to Hawkins Peak.

o – Markleeville Peak (9417′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Markleeville, CA; from “Blue Lakes Road”, it’s a Grade 1B, Class 1 hike to Markleeville Peak.

* – Jeff Davis Peak (8990′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Markleeville, CA; from “Blue Lakes Road”, it’s a Grade 1A, Class 5 hike to Jeff Davis Peak.

o – The Nipple (9340′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Markleeville, CA; from “Blue Lakes Road”, it’s a Grade 1B, Class 2 hike to The Nipple.

* – Mokelumne Peak (9332′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Silver Lake, CA; from the “Shriner Lake Trailhead”, it’s a Grade 3C, Class 2 hike to Mokelumne Peak.

9 – North of Highway 4 (2 peaks)

x – Raymond Peak (10011′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Markleeville, CA; from “Ebbetts Pass”, it’s a Grade 3C, Class 2 hike or from “Wet Meadows Reservoir, it’s a Grade 2C, Class 2 hike to Raymond Peak.

x – Reynolds Peak (9690′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Markleeville, CA; from “Ebbetts Pass or Wet Meadows”, it’s a Grade 2C, Class 2 (with a Class 3 summit block) hike to Reynolds Peak.

10 – South of Highway 4 (3 peaks)

x – Silver Peak (10774′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Markleeville, CA; from the “Noble Canyon Trailhead (Hwy 4)”, it’s a Grade 3D, Class 2 hike to Silver Peak.

* – Highland Peak (10934′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Markleeville, CA; from the “Noble Canyon Trailhead (Hwy 4)”, it’s a Grade 3D, Class 2 hike to Highland Peak.

o – Lookout Peak (9584′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Markleeville, CA; from the “Pacific Valley (Hwy 4)”, it’s a Grade 2B, Class 2 hike to Lookout Peak.

In the Carson Range, Sierra Nevada

11 – Northeast of Lake Tahoe (1 peak)

* – Mt. Rose (10776′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Mt Rose, NV; from “Mt. Rose Summit (Hwy 431)”, it’s a Grade 3C, Class 1 hike to Mt. Rose.

12 – East of Lake Tahoe (3 peaks)

x – Snow Valley Peak (9214′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Carson City, NV; from “Spooner Summit”, it’s a Grade 3C, Class 1 hike to Snow Valley Peak.

o – Duane Bliss Peak (8658′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Carson City, NV; from “Spooner Summit”, it’s a Grade 2B, Class 2 hike to Duane Bliss Peak.

o – Genoa Peak (9150′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Carson City, NV; from “N. Benjamin Rd, Daggett Pass”, it’s a Grade 2B, Class 1 hike to Genoa Peak.

13 – Southeast of Lake Tahoe (4 peaks)

* – Freel Peak (10881′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Freel Peak, CA-NV; from “Fountain Place”, it’s a Grade 2D, Class 2 hike or from “Willow Creek below Armstrong Pass”, it’s a Grade 2C, Class 1 hike to Freel Peak.

o – Jobs Sister (10823′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Freel Peak, CA-NV; from “Fountain Place”, it’s a Grade 3E, Class 2 hike or from “Willow Creek below Armstrong Pass”, it’s a Grade 2C, Class 1 to Jobs Sister.

x – Jobs Peak (10633′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Freel Peak, CA-NV; from “Snowshoe Springs (Hwy 88/89)”, it’s a Grade 3D, Class 2 hike to Jobs Peak.

o – Wade (9367′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Freel Peak, CA-NV; from “Snowshoe Springs (Hwy 88/89)”, it’s a Grade 3C, Class 2 hike to Wade.

14 – In the Pine Nut Mtns (East of Highway 395) (1 peak)

x – Mt. Siegel (9450′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Mt. Siegel, NV-CA; from the “Slaters Mine north of peak”, it’s a Grade 2C, Class 2 hike to Mt. Siegel.

15 – In the Sweetwater Mtns (East of Highway 395) (6 peaks)

o – Desert Creek Peak (8969′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Desert Creek Peak, NV-CA; from “Risue Canyon Road”, it’s a Grade 1C, Class 2 hike to Desert Creek Peak.

x – East Sister (10402′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Desert Creek Peak, NV-CA; from the “Rickey Mine to north”, it’s a Grade 2C, Class 2 hike to East Sister.

x – Middle Sister (10859′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Desert Creek Peak, NV-CA; from the “Rickey Mine to north”, it’s a Grade 3D, Class 2 hike to Middle Sister.

* – South Sister (11339′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Fales Hot Springs, CA-NV; from “Sheeles Camp”, it’s a Grade 3C, Class 2 hike to South Sister.

* – Mt. Patterson (11673′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Fales Hot Springs, CA-NV; from “Lobdell Lake”, it’s a Grade 2C, Class 2 hike to Mt. Patterson.

x – Wheeler Peak (11664′) – See the 15′ USGS Topo: Fales Hot Springs, CA-NV; from “Swauger Creek”, it’s a Grade 3D, Class 2 hike to Wheeler Peak.