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Thompson Peak  California   #12949
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range

Height: 2741 m -> 8993 feet
Prominence?: 1201 m above Big Flat Pass
Line Parent?: Mount Eddy (59.4 km away, at bearing 53 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Eddy (59.4 km away)

Location:   41.00067,-123.04850     41:00:02, -123:02:55   10T 495921 4538833 (31 km N of Weaverville).   AreaCode: EM13/AA04
This peak is #20 in Prominence List for California .Thompson Peak is located in the Trinity Alps in the Coast Mountains of northern California. A dirt road ends below the small east face of the mountain.

 It is usually climbed from Canyon Creek Trail, ascending the class 2-3 South Ridge from the east. This route has a 8000 feet elevation gain. About 10 miles. Canyon Creek Trail is one of the most popular backpacking routes in Trinity Alps Wilderness. It traverses a dramatic glaciated granite canyon and passes numerous subalpine lakes.

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