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Sierra Club Desert Peaks Section

Sierra Club Angeles Chapter

RankPeakSection Elev-Ft Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascents
1.White Mountain Peak1. Trans-Sierra - Mono and Inyo Counties14,246White Mountains7196781
2.Mount Dubois1. Trans-Sierra - Mono and Inyo Counties13,559White Mountains231996
3.Montgomery Peak1. Trans-Sierra - Mono and Inyo Counties13,441White Mountains1241201
4.Boundary Peak1. Trans-Sierra - Mono and Inyo Counties13,140White Mountains253703
5.Wheeler Peak6. Nevada13,063Snake Range7563564
6.Humphreys Peak8. Arizona12,633Flagstaff Area60391089
7.Mount Jefferson6. Nevada11,941Toquima Range5861256
8.Charleston Peak6. Nevada11,916Spring Mountains8241843
9.Arc Dome6. Nevada11,773Toiyabe Range5213225
10.Mount Patterson1. Trans-Sierra - Mono and Inyo Counties11,673Pine Nut-Sweetwater Ranges4153193
11.Mummy Mountain6. Nevada11,529Spring Mountains801355
12.Ruby Dome6. Nevada11,387Ruby-East Humboldt Mountains4793208
13.Glass Mountain1. Trans-Sierra - Mono and Inyo Counties11,160Mono-Benton-Excelsior Area3180196
14.Waucoba Mountain1. Trans-Sierra - Mono and Inyo Counties11,123Inyo Mountains3923132
15.Keynot Peak1. Trans-Sierra - Mono and Inyo Counties11,101Inyo Mountains3030133
16.Telescope Peak2. Death Valley - Inyo County11,048Panamint Range6168621
17.Mount Inyo1. Trans-Sierra - Mono and Inyo Counties10,975Inyo Mountains935135
18.New York Butte1. Trans-Sierra - Mono and Inyo Counties10,668Inyo Mountains1148117
19.Picacho del Diablo9. Mexico10,154Sierra San Pedro Martir693997
20.Hayford Peak6. Nevada9912Sheep Range5392225
21.Pleasant Point1. Trans-Sierra - Mono and Inyo Counties9690Inyo Mountains1170110
22.Sentinel Peak2. Death Valley - Inyo County9634Panamint Range1554105
23.Porter Peak2. Death Valley - Inyo County9101Panamint Range50193
24.Tin Mountain2. Death Valley - Inyo County8953Panamint Range3993119
25.Grapevine Peak2. Death Valley - Inyo County8738Amargosa Range4562131
26.Dry Mountain2. Death Valley - Inyo County8674Panamint Range3594114
27.Potosi Mountain6. Nevada8514Spring Mountains3012202
28.Last Chance Mountain2. Death Valley - Inyo County8456Esmeralda County Ranges2376132
29.Mount Stirling6. Nevada8219Spring Mountains1018140
30.Virgin Peak6. Nevada8071Eastern Lincoln County Ranges3182124
31.Mount Palmer2. Death Valley - Inyo County7958Amargosa Range71893
32.Clark Mountain3. San Bernardino County7907Clark Range-Ivanpah Mountains4232188
33.Baboquivari Peak8. Arizona7734Baboquivari Area4194150
34.Nelson Range High Point1. Trans-Sierra - Mono and Inyo Counties7696Inyo Mountains1656114
35.New York Mountains High Point3. San Bernardino County7533New York Mountains3333154
36.North Guardian Angel7. Utah7395Markagunt Plateau-Zion67592
37.Kingston Peak3. San Bernardino County7336Kingston Range3727126
38.Manly Peak2. Death Valley - Inyo County7195Panamint Range2536106
 Edgar Peak3. San Bernardino County7162Central Mojave Ranges2208100
39.Mount Tipton8. Arizona7148Cerbat Mountains3628122
40.South Guardian Angel7. Utah7140Markagunt Plateau-Zion120585
41.Sandy Point2. Death Valley - Inyo County7062Esmeralda County Ranges1622116
42.Mitchell Point3. San Bernardino County7047Central Mojave Ranges91294
43.McCullough Mountain6. Nevada7026McCullough Range2170169
44.Bridge Mountain6. Nevada6988Spring Mountains689260
45.Granite Mountain3. San Bernardino County6762Central Mojave Ranges2792141
46.Tucki Mountain2. Death Valley - Inyo County6726Panamint Range1846118
47.Pyramid Peak2. Death Valley - Inyo County6703Amargosa Range3703176
48.Rabbit Peak4. Riverside County6640San Jacinto Mountains1200261
49.Panamint Butte2. Death Valley - Inyo County6584Panamint Range504111
50.Martinez Mountain4. Riverside County6562San Jacinto Mountains1722219
51.Moapa Peak6. Nevada6471Eastern Lincoln County Ranges1671151
52.Nopah Range High Point2. Death Valley - Inyo County6394Southeast Death Valley Ranges3573138
53.East Ord Mountain3. San Bernardino County6168Southern Mojave Ranges1488151
54.Avawatz Peak3. San Bernardino County6155Northwest Mojave Ranges3295132
55.Smith Mountain2. Death Valley - Inyo County5913Amargosa Range1593136
56.Canyon Point2. Death Valley - Inyo County5890Panamint Range1090109
57.Corkscrew Peak2. Death Valley - Inyo County5804Amargosa Range644194
58.Needle Peak2. Death Valley - Inyo County5801Panamint Range165191
59.Pahrump Point2. Death Valley - Inyo County5741Southeast Death Valley Ranges345110
60.Spirit Mountain6. Nevada5639Eldorado-Newberry Mountains2879219
61.Muddy Peak6. Nevada5387Las Vegas Ranges876131
62.Eagle Mountain4. Riverside County5350Joshua Tree Ranges2230197
63.Old Woman Mountain3. San Bernardino County5325Southeast Mojave Ranges2733135
64.Stewart Point2. Death Valley - Inyo County5266Southeast Death Valley Ranges2379136
65.Superstition Benchmark8. Arizona5057Northeast Tucson Area1817199
66.Rosa Point4. Riverside County5000San Jacinto Mountains280229
67.Pico Risco9. Mexico4987Sierra Juarez32873
68.Brown Peak2. Death Valley - Inyo County4947Amargosa Range1684125
69.Signal Peak8. Arizona4877Kofa Area3477257
70.Mount Ajo8. Arizona4808Organ Pipe Area2698149
71.Sheep Hole Mountains High Point3. San Bernardino County4613Southern Mojave Ranges2218164
72.Weavers Needle8. Arizona4553Northeast Tucson Area993104
73.Jacumba Mountain5. San Diego and Imperial Counties4512San Diego Area Ranges1272152
74.Black Butte4. Riverside County4504Chocolate Mountains2844138
75.Spectre Peak4. Riverside County4482Southern Mojave Ranges2546154
76.Granite Mountain4. Riverside County4331Southeast Mojave Ranges3314105
77.Turtle Mountains High Point3. San Bernardino County4298Southeast Mojave Ranges2657113
78.Old Dad Mountain3. San Bernardino County4252Clark Range-Ivanpah Mountains1218130
79.Sombrero Peak5. San Diego and Imperial Counties4229San Diego Area Ranges309186
80.Whipple Mountains High Point3. San Bernardino County4130Southeast Mojave Ranges2790119
81.Pinto Mountain4. Riverside County3983Joshua Tree Ranges1253180
82.Indianhead5. San Diego and Imperial Counties3960San Diego Area Ranges760189
83.Cerro del Pinacate9. Mexico3937Cabeza Prieta Area315093
84.Palen Mountains High Point4. Riverside County3848Southeast Mojave Ranges2339111
85.Orocopia Mountains High Point4. Riverside County3815Chocolate Mountains2095184
86.Eagle Mountain2. Death Valley - Inyo County3806Southeast Death Valley Ranges1646162
87.Castle Dome Peak8. Arizona3788Kofa Area2088166
88.Chemehuevi Peak3. San Bernardino County3694Southeast Mojave Ranges1774117
89.Cerro Pescadores9. Mexico3543West Colorado Delta334679
90.Mopah Point3. San Bernardino County3530Southeast Mojave Ranges960116
91.Chuckwalla Peak4. Riverside County3446Chocolate Mountains1406109
92.Big Maria Mountains High Point4. Riverside County3381Southeast Mojave Ranges2298135
93.Kino Peak8. Arizona3197Organ Pipe Area153782
94.Stepladder Mountains3. San Bernardino County2940Southeast Mojave Ranges726104
95.Picacho Peak5. San Diego and Imperial Counties1920Chocolate Mountains1097137

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