Henery Peak

Elevation (feet): 9,334
Elevation (meters): 2,845
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Sierra Nevada
State: California
Latitude: 38.4833
Longitude: -119.867
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Nearest major airport: Reno
Convenient Center: Bear Valley

Thanks to Paul Fenwick for adding this peak.

This peak makes up part of the Northen boarder along the Carson Iceburg Wilderness boundry. Located in the Northeast cornor of the bowel which makes up Pacific Valley (Off Hwy 4), the best approach for a summit bid is from the Northwest. A faint trail leds to the summit after ~1 mile of cross country travel. On the summit a sign in log placed by the Sierra Club is located under a small cairn. Total elevation gain for this peak is ~1900 feet in the last mile with a hike of 6-8 miles to reach the mountain. (start evelation ~7400 feet). This peak is one of a triple that can be summited in a long days hike.

Trip Reports

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

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  • Log #16996 - by Paul Fenwick on Jan 06, 2002
    Fun peak that you have to do some cross country travel to reach the summit. A log awaits your signature placed there by the Sierra Club. Great day hike from Pacific valley. Best access is from the...