Ycatapom Peak

The name of this peak is a Wintu word meaning "Leaning Mountain." The north side of this striking granite peak forms the largest rock face in the Trinity Alps--over 1,200 feet. There are no easy routes to the summit. Most require at least some roped climbing, and most require a full day from a basecamp near the foot of the mountain.

Elevation (feet): 7,596
Elevation (meters): 2,315
Continent: North America
Country: United States
State: California
Latitude: 41.0289
Longitude: -122.794
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Year first climbed: Pre-1925
First successful climber(s): Unknown, possibly Norman Clyde
Nearest major airport: Redding
Convenient Center: Weaverville

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There is one trip report for Ycatapom Peak.

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  • Log #16472 - by Steven Mackay on May 08, 2001
    I have been fortunate to live near this great peak for nearly 20 years, during which time I have made many ascents, most of which via new routes, and all of which required 5th-class climbing. Three...