Morris Peak is located in Kern County, about 10 miles northwest of
Inyokern, 150 miles from Los Angeles. It lies within the
Owens Peak Wilderness.
Morris Peak was added to the HPS Peak List
in 1971. See the Summit Signature for
more history and some background about the name of the peak.
HPS has two current documented routes to the peak. Route 1 is 9 miles round
trip with a total of 2000' of gain, and follows the Pacific Crest Trail from
Walker Pass to a saddle below the peak, then
up. Route 2 is 4 miles cross-country,
2400' gain, from Indian Wells Canyon.