List of mountain ranges of Oregon

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from List of Oregon mountain ranges)
Jump to: navigation, search
The Calapooya Mountains in Lane County
The Trinity Alps in the Klamath Mountains near Granite Lake
The Pueblo Mountains south of Fields
Trout Creek Mountains, Southeastern Oregon
The Wallowa Mountains in northeastern Oregon

There are at least 50 named mountain ranges in the U.S. state of Oregon. Many of these ranges extend into the neighboring states of California, Idaho, Nevada, and Washington. Elevations and coordinates are from the U.S. Geological Survey, Geographic Names Information System, unless otherwise indicated.

range county elevation coordinate GNIS citation
Aldrich Mountains Grant County, Oregon 6,214 ft (1,894 m) 44°18′55″N 119°18′29″W / 44.31528°N 119.30806°W / 44.31528; -119.30806 (Aldrich Mountains) [1]
Bilk Creek Mountains Harney County, Oregon 5,535 ft (1,687 m) 41°40′28″N 118°19′25″W / 41.67444°N 118.32361°W / 41.67444; -118.32361 (Bilk Creek Mountains) [2]
Black Hills Lake County, Oregon 5,111 ft (1,558 m) 43°10′10″N 120°40′48″W / 43.16944°N 120.68000°W / 43.16944; -120.68000 (Black Hills) [3]
Blue Mountains Union County, Oregon 9,108 ft (2,776 m) 45°30′00″N 118°00′05″W / 45.50000°N 118.00139°W / 45.50000; -118.00139 (Blue Mountains) [4]
Buck Mountain Crook County, Oregon 5,213 ft (1,589 m) 43°42′52″N 119°48′44″W / 43.71444°N 119.81222°W / 43.71444; -119.81222 (Buck Mountain) [5]
Calapooya Mountains Douglas County, Oregon 3,996 ft (1,218 m) 43°29′59″N 122°30′04″W / 43.49972°N 122.50111°W / 43.49972; -122.50111 (Calapooya Mountains) [6]
Canby Mountains Klamath County, Oregon 4,938 ft (1,505 m) 42°31′29″N 121°49′29″W / 42.52472°N 121.82472°W / 42.52472; -121.82472 (Canby Mountains) [7]
Cardwell Hills Benton County, Oregon 1,952 ft (595 m) 44°38′34″N 123°22′24″W / 44.64278°N 123.37333°W / 44.64278; -123.37333 (Cardwell Hills) [8]
Cascade Range or The Cascades or Oregon Cascades Pierce County, Washington 14,409 ft (4,392 m) 46°51′10″N 121°45′37″W / 46.85278°N 121.76028°W / 46.85278; -121.76028 (Cascade Range) [9]
Chehalem Mountains Yamhill County, Oregon 1,325 ft (404 m) 45°22′34″N 123°02′14″W / 45.37611°N 123.03722°W / 45.37611; -123.03722 (Chehalem Mountains) [10]
Coast Ranges
Coburg Hills Lane County, Oregon 1,299 ft (396 m) 44°10′23″N 122°55′29″W / 44.17306°N 122.92472°W / 44.17306; -122.92472 (Coburg Hills) [11]
Coleman Hills Lake County, Oregon 5,102 ft (1,555 m) 42°47′50″N 120°04′54″W / 42.79722°N 120.08167°W / 42.79722; -120.08167 (Coleman Hills) [12]
Connley Hills Lake County, Oregon 5,269 ft (1,606 m) 43°15′29″N 121°00′34″W / 43.25806°N 121.00944°W / 43.25806; -121.00944 (Connley Hills) [13]
Cottonwood Mountain Malheur County, Oregon 6,476 ft (1,974 m) 44°10′07″N 117°39′44″W / 44.16861°N 117.66222°W / 44.16861; -117.66222 (Cottonwood Mountain) [14]
Coyote Hills Baker County, Oregon 3,671 ft (1,119 m) 44°55′15″N 117°54′04″W / 44.92083°N 117.90111°W / 44.92083; -117.90111 (Coyote Hills) [15]
Crooked Creek Range Malheur County, Oregon 4,206 ft (1,282 m) 42°34′00″N 118°02′38″W / 42.56667°N 118.04389°W / 42.56667; -118.04389 (Crooked Creek Range) [16]
Crowcamp Hills Harney County, Oregon 5,617 ft (1,712 m) 43°31′30″N 118°30′09″W / 43.52500°N 118.50250°W / 43.52500; -118.50250 (Crowcamp Hills) [17]
Elkhorn Mountains Baker County, Oregon 9,108 ft (2,776 m) 44°52′20″N 118°11′34″W / 44.87222°N 118.19278°W / 44.87222; -118.19278 (Elkhorn Mountains) [18]
Eola Hills Yamhill County, Oregon 833 ft (254 m) 45°04′31″N 123°07′25″W / 45.07528°N 123.12361°W / 45.07528; -123.12361 (Eola Hills) [19]
Farley Hills Baker County, Oregon 4,022 ft (1,226 m) 44°57′55″N 117°48′14″W / 44.96528°N 117.80389°W / 44.96528; -117.80389 (Farley Hills) [20]
Gage Range Wheeler County, Oregon 2,723 ft (830 m) 44°34′52″N 120°16′23″W / 44.58111°N 120.27306°W / 44.58111; -120.27306 (Gage Range) [21]
Grampian Hills Klamath County, Oregon 6,037 ft (1,840 m) 42°16′45″N 122°05′04″W / 42.27917°N 122.08444°W / 42.27917; -122.08444 (Grampian Hills) [22]
Grassy Range Jackson County, Oregon 5,157 ft (1,572 m) 42°53′19″N 122°41′04″W / 42.88861°N 122.68444°W / 42.88861; -122.68444 (Grassy Range) [23]
Greenhorn Mountains Grant County, Oregon 8,100 ft (2,500 m) 44°42′50″N 118°33′39″W / 44.71389°N 118.56083°W / 44.71389; -118.56083 (Greenhorn Mountains) [24]
Hagerhorst Mountains Klamath County, Oregon 6,781 ft (2,067 m) 42°28′30″N 120°55′04″W / 42.47500°N 120.91778°W / 42.47500; -120.91778 (Hagerhorst Mountains) [25]
Horse Range Josephine County, Oregon 2,001 ft (610 m) 42°39′36″N 123°41′34″W / 42.66000°N 123.69278°W / 42.66000; -123.69278 (Horse Range) [26]
Hot Spring Hills Malheur County, Oregon 4,744 ft (1,446 m) 42°04′50″N 117°45′07″W / 42.08056°N 117.75194°W / 42.08056; -117.75194 (Hot Spring Hills) [27]
Klamath Mountains Siskiyou County, California 4,416 ft (1,346 m) 42°00′00″N 123°20′04″W / 42.00000°N 123.33444°W / 42.00000; -123.33444 (Klamath Mountains) [28]
Maury Mountains Crook County, Oregon 6,050 ft (1,840 m) 44°01′58″N 120°25′06″W / 44.03278°N 120.41833°W / 44.03278; -120.41833 (Maury Mountains) [29]
Mosquito Mountain Washoe County, Nevada 6,421 ft (1,957 m) 41°54′03″N 119°48′24″W / 41.90083°N 119.80667°W / 41.90083; -119.80667 (Mosquito Mountain) [30]
Mutton Mountains Wasco County, Oregon 4,091 ft (1,247 m) 44°56′51″N 121°10′36″W / 44.94750°N 121.17667°W / 44.94750; -121.17667 (Mutton Mountains) [31]
Ochoco Mountains Crook County, Oregon 5,489 ft (1,673 m) 44°26′35″N 120°23′37″W / 44.44306°N 120.39361°W / 44.44306; -120.39361 (Ochoco Mountains) [32]
Oregon Canyon Mountains Malheur County, Oregon 6,437 ft (1,962 m) 42°10′00″N 117°57′34″W / 42.16667°N 117.95944°W / 42.16667; -117.95944 (Oregon Canyon Mountains) [33]
Owyhee Mountains Owyhee County, Idaho 8,386 ft (2,556 m) 42°58′51″N 116°39′31″W / 42.98083°N 116.65861°W / 42.98083; -116.65861 (Owyhee Mountains) [34]
Paulina Mountains Deschutes County, Oregon 7,969 ft (2,429 m) 43°41′21″N 121°15′17″W / 43.68917°N 121.25472°W / 43.68917; -121.25472 (Paulina Mountains) [35]
Pueblo Mountains Harney County, Oregon 6,716 ft (2,047 m) 42°06′15″N 118°43′28″W / 42.10417°N 118.72444°W / 42.10417; -118.72444 (Pueblo Mountains) [36]
Red Hills of Dundee Yamhill County, Oregon 820 ft (250 m) 45°17′08″N 123°03′07″W / 45.28556°N 123.05194°W / 45.28556; -123.05194 (Red Hills of Dundee) [37]
Rogue River Range Jackson County, Oregon 2,405 ft (733 m) 42°45′52″N 122°40′04″W / 42.76444°N 122.66778°W / 42.76444; -122.66778 (Rogue River Range) [38]
Sage Hen Hills Humboldt County, Nevada 6,073 ft (1,851 m) 41°57′14″N 119°16′02″W / 41.95389°N 119.26722°W / 41.95389; -119.26722 (Sage Hen Hills) [39]
Salem Hills Marion County, Oregon 823 ft (251 m) 44°50′35″N 123°04′06″W / 44.84306°N 123.06833°W / 44.84306; -123.06833 (Salem Hills) [40]
Sand Hills Harney County, Oregon 4,183 ft (1,275 m) 42°01′30″N 118°35′14″W / 42.02500°N 118.58722°W / 42.02500; -118.58722 (Sand Hills) [41]
Sheepshead Mountains Malheur County, Oregon 5,590 ft (1,700 m) 42°53′37″N 118°08′42″W / 42.89361°N 118.14500°W / 42.89361; -118.14500 (Sheepshead Mountains) [42]
Siskiyou Mountains Jackson County, Oregon 7,536 ft (2,297 m)[43] 41°49′59″N 123°40′04″W / 41.83306°N 123.66778°W / 41.83306; -123.66778 (Siskiyou Mountains) [44]
Strawberry Range Grant County, Oregon 9,042 ft (2,756 m)[45] 44°18′30″N 118°35′04″W / 44.30833°N 118.58444°W / 44.30833; -118.58444 (Strawberry Range) [46]
Trout Creek Mountains (southern boundary of Alvord Basin) Harney County, Oregon 7,060 ft (2,150 m) 42°06′00″N 118°17′34″W / 42.10000°N 118.29278°W / 42.10000; -118.29278 (Trout Creek Mountains) [47]
Virtue Hills Baker County, Oregon 4,692 ft (1,430 m) 44°44′40″N 117°42′49″W / 44.74444°N 117.71361°W / 44.74444; -117.71361 (Virtue Hills) [48]
Wallowa Mountains Wallowa County, Oregon 9,838 ft (2,999 m) 45°12′00″N 117°19′04″W / 45.20000°N 117.31778°W / 45.20000; -117.31778 (Wallowa Mountains) [49]
Whiskey Hills Lake County, Oregon 5,515 ft (1,681 m) 42°58′50″N 120°30′09″W / 42.98056°N 120.50250°W / 42.98056; -120.50250 (Whiskey Hills) [50]
White Horse Mountains Harney County, Oregon 4,616 ft (1,407 m) 42°13′00″N 118°30′05″W / 42.21667°N 118.50139°W / 42.21667; -118.50139 (White Horse Mountains) [51]

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Aldrich Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ "Bilk Creek Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  3. ^ "Black Hills". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  4. ^ "Blue Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  5. ^ "Buck Mountain". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  6. ^ "Calapooya Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  7. ^ "Canby Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  8. ^ "Cardwell Hills". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  9. ^ "Cascade Range". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  10. ^ "Chehalem Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  11. ^ "Coburg Hills". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  12. ^ "Coleman Hills". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  13. ^ "Connley Hills". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  14. ^ "Cottonwood Mountain". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  15. ^ "Coyote Hills". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  16. ^ "Crooked Creek Range". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  17. ^ "Crowcamp Hills". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  18. ^ "Elkhorn Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  19. ^ "Eola Hills". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  20. ^ "Farley Hills". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  21. ^ "Gage Range". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  22. ^ "Grampian Hills". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  23. ^ "Grassy Range". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  24. ^ "Greenhorn Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  25. ^ "Hagerhorst Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  26. ^ "Horse Range". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  27. ^ "Hot Spring Hills". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  28. ^ "Klamath Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  29. ^ "Maury Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  30. ^ "Mosquito Mountain". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  31. ^ "Mutton Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  32. ^ "Ochoco Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  33. ^ "Oregon Canyon Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  34. ^ "Owyhee Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  35. ^ "Paulina Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  36. ^ "Pueblo Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  37. ^ "Red Hills of Dundee". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  38. ^ "Rogue River Range". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  39. ^ "Sage Hen Hills". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  40. ^ "Salem Hills". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  41. ^ "Sand Hills". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  42. ^ "Sheepshead Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  43. ^ "Mt Ashland". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved January 12, 2014. 
  44. ^ "Siskiyou Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  45. ^ "Strawberry". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved January 12, 2014. 
  46. ^ "Strawberry Range". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  47. ^ "Trout Creek Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  48. ^ "Virtue Hills". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  49. ^ "Wallowa Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  50. ^ "Whiskey Hills". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  51. ^ "White Horse Mountains". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey.