Hayford Peak

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Hayford Peak
Elevation 9,924 ft (3,025 m) NAVD 88[1]
Prominence 5,392 ft (1,643 m)[2]
Listing Ultra
Location Clark County, Nevada, U.S.
Range Sheep Range
Coordinates 36°39′28″N 115°12′03″E / 36.657730414°N 115.200804794°E / 36.657730414; 115.200804794Coordinates: 36°39′28″N 115°12′03″E / 36.657730414°N 115.200804794°E / 36.657730414; 115.200804794[1]
Topo map USGS Hayford Peak
Easiest route Hike class 1[3]

Hayford Peak, elevation 9,924 feet (3,025 m), is a mountain in the Sheep Range, in the US state of Nevada. It is an ultra-prominent peak, one of five such peaks in Nevada, with a prominence of 5,392 feet (1,643 m). The nearest taller mountain is Mount Charleston, 34 miles (55 km) to the southwest.[2] In the winter months, there is snow on the peak, which usually lasts until early spring.

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  1. ^ a b "Hayford Peak". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved 2013-03-27. 
  2. ^ a b "Hayford Peak, Nevada". Peakbagger.com. 
  3. ^ "Desert Peaks Section List". Angeles Chapter, Sierra Club. http://angeles.sierraclub.org/dps/dpslist.pdf. Retrieved 2014-01-25.

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