Ape Mountain is the main ape location in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. It is where all the locations relating to the apes is located and serves as the main safe haven to the apes. It contains many locations including, Caesar's Home, the Ape Village, the hunting grounds, Ape Gate and the main gas station in which the humans need to survive. It is also where the dam is located.

Known LocationsEdit

  • Caesar's Home: It is the place in which Caesar and his family reside. It's known residents include; Caesar, his wife Cornelia and their two sons.
  • Ape Village: It is where all the main ape activities occur. It is where the sessions of council are conducted and where Maurice teaches the children.
  • Human Camp: It is where the humans reside. It is the only safe place for the humans to go that isn't inhabited by the apes.
  • Dam: The main water supply that feeds into the ape village.
  • Hunting Grounds: This is where the apes hunt their food. It is known to be inhabited by bears and deer. It is also where Blue Eyes is injured.
  • Gas Station: This station is abandoned and is on the apes' territory which leads Malcolm and his group to seek it out.
  • Ape Field:
  • Ape Gate: The main entrance into the Ape Village and is guarded by Luca and other gorilla guards.
  • San Francisco: the main place in which the story takes place.


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  • The mountain is supposedly located in Marin County, California. In real life, Marin County contains no hydroelectric dams; none of the rivers are big enough.

Image GalleryEdit

Planet of the Apes - Chernin Entertainment Series
Planet of the Apes (CE) Movies
Rise of the Planet of the Apes | Dawn of the Planet of the Apes | War for the Planet of the Apes
Main Evolved Ape Characters
Caesar | Bright Eyes | Koba | Maurice | Rocket | Buck | Cornelia | Blue Eyes | Luca | Ash | Cornelius | Winter | Lake | Bad Ape | Red
Supporting Ape Characters
Alpha | Burke | Verdon | Tinker | Grey | Stone | Andy | Wolfie | Jeanpierre | Lucky | Koba's Mother | Sparrow | Pope | Fifer | Cora | Rex | Bon | Dallas | Milo (Firestorm) | Herman | Spear | Ajax | Oak | Fox | Aghoo | Ursus | Percy | "Beardface" | Armando
Main Human Characters
Will Rodman | Charles Rodman | Caroline Aranha | Robert Franklin | Steven Jacobs | Dodge Landon | John Landon | Douglas Hunsiker | Malcolm | Ellie | Alexander | Dreyfus | Carver | Foster | Colonel McCullough | Nova
Supporting Human Characters
Rodney | John Hamil | Rita | Sarah | Maddy | John | Edward | Roger Mason | Werner | Kemp | Clancy Stoppard | Corbin | Daniel Nygun | David Flynn | Finney | Kuo | Malakai Youmans | Max (Firestorm) | McVeigh | Terry | Roger | Rod Wilson | Preacher | Boyle | Lang | Travis | Tee
Rodman Family | Caesar's Family | Malcolm's Family | Rocket's Family | Dreyfus' Family
Horse | Elk | Grizzly Bear
Items / Weapons
Simian Flu
Important Events / Battles
Ape Rebellion | Human-Ape War | Simian Flu Pandemic | Battle on the Golden Gate Bridge | Battle in San Francisco | Battle of the Muir Woods Park
Organizations / Colonies / Companies
Caesar's Ape Colony | Caesar's Council of Apes | Caesar's Ape Army | Gen-Sys Board | San Francisco's Human Colony | Dreyfus' Human Army | Malcolm's Group | Alpha-Omega
West African Jungle | San Francisco | San Francisco Zoo | Gen-Sys Laboratories | Rodman House | San Bruno Primate Shelter | Golden Gate Bridge | Muir Woods Park | Ape Mountain | Ape Gate | Ape Village | Caesar's Home | Warehouse
Rise of the Planet of the Apes (webcomic) | Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: Contagion | Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (BOOM! Studios) | Before the Dawn | War for the Planet of the Apes (BOOM! Studios)
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: Firestorm | Dawn of the Planet of the Apes - Official Movie Novelization | War for the Planet of the Apes: Revelations | War for the Planet of the Apes - Official Movie Novelization
Other Books
Rise of the Planet of the Apes and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: The Art of the Films
Rise of the Planet of the Apes (Soundtrack Album) | Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (Soundtrack Album)

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