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Jepson Peak
Jepson Peak
Highest point
Elevation 11,209 ft (3,417 m) NAVD 88
Prominence 125 ft (38 m)
Listing Hundred Peaks Section
Geography
Location San Bernardino County, California
Parent range San Bernardino Mountains
Topo map USGS San Gorgonio Mountain
Climbing
Easiest route Strenuous hike, class 1

Jepson Peak is a summit, 1.2 miles (1.9 km) west of San Gorgonio Mountain, in the San Gorgonio Wilderness. It is the second highest summit in Southern California, but most authors would not rank this peak because it has less than 300 feet (91 m) of prominence and does not qualify as an independent peak.

The peak is named for Willis Linn Jepson, who was a University of California botanist and a charter member of the Sierra Club.

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