Mt. Kaweah - 13,802 ft.

Date: TBD

RT Distance: 34.0 miles

Elev. Gain: 12882 ft.

Map Detail Map Parking Map Etymology

It is possible that Mt. Kaweah has never been climbed as a dayhike. It is 34 miles roundtrip from the nearest traihead, involving nearly 13,000 ft of elevation gain and loss.

In contrast to the difficulty of actually getting there, Mt. Kaweah is the easiest peak to climb aside from Mt. Whitney. It is class 1 from the High Sierra Trail up Mt. Kaweah's South Slope.




Multi-day Trip Reports

Jul 2, 1984Pete Yamagata
Aug 9, 1991Bill Oliver
Jul 31, 1999Aaron Schuman
Aug 27, 2000Dot Reilly
Sep 7, 2001Mike McDermitt

For corrections or comments, or to have other trip reports for this peak referenced here, please send feedback to: