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Location: Kern County, about 3 miles northwest of Wofford Heights, 175 miles from Los Angeles
||Sequoia National Forest|
||Kernville 7½, Tobias Peak 7½, Alta Sierra 7½|
|Official HPS Maps
||TPO file -
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||GPX file or Google Earth
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||Routes as shown on CalTopo using the above files
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Nearby Peaks: Black Mountain #5, Sunday Peak, Bohna Peak
From Black Mountain #5
- Distance: 3.5 miles one way
- Gain: 1500'
- Time: 2-3 hours one way
- Rating: Class 2, strenuous, summit area is class 2
- Leader Rating: "I", normal conditions
- Navigation: Difficult
DRIVING ROUTE 2
HIKING ROUTE 2
- The Black Mountain #5 guide is required to
climb Black Mountain #5. From the summit, hike
down the north ridge about 0.5 mile to a wide flat area.
- From here hike
northeast down to meet the saddle just above Cane Spring.
- Continue on to the
summit by following the Route 1 instructions from here.