Boundary Peak Wilderness

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Boundary Peak Wilderness
IUCN category Ib (wilderness area)
Map showing the location of Boundary Peak Wilderness
Map showing the location of Boundary Peak Wilderness
Location Esmeralda County, Nevada, USA
Nearest city Bishop, CA
Coordinates 37°51′00″N 118°21′00″W / 37.85000°N 118.35000°W / 37.85000; -118.35000Coordinates: 37°51′00″N 118°21′00″W / 37.85000°N 118.35000°W / 37.85000; -118.35000
Governing body U.S. Forest Service

The Boundary Peak Wilderness is a protected wilderness area in the White Mountains of Esmeralda County, in the western section of the state of Nevada in the western United States.

The wilderness covers an area of approximately 10,000 acres (40 km²), and is administered by the Inyo National Forest. Boundary Peak, the highest point in Nevada, is the namesake and within the Boundary Peak Wilderness.

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