Morgan Summit

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Morgan Summit
Morgan Summit is located in California
Morgan Summit
Location in California
Elevation 5,768 ft (1,758 m)[1]
Traversed by California State Routes 89 / 36
Location Tehama County, California, U.S.
Range Southern Cascades / Northern Sierra Nevada
Coordinates 40°21′44″N 121°31′51″W / 40.3621034°N 121.5308121°W / 40.3621034; -121.5308121Coordinates: 40°21′44″N 121°31′51″W / 40.3621034°N 121.5308121°W / 40.3621034; -121.5308121[1]
Topo map USGS Mineral

Morgan Summit is a mountain pass on a road shared by Highway 89 and Highway 36 in Tehama County, California. The pass is located in between the town of Mineral and Childs Meadow south of Lassen Peak and Lassen Volcanic National Park. The stated elevation of the pass varies between 5,753 ft (1,754 m) and 5,768 ft (1,758 m).[1][2][3] The pass is high enough to receive snowfall during the winter.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Morgan Summit". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2014-02-23. 
  2. ^ "USGS Mineral (CA) Topo Map". USGS Quad maps. TopoQuest.com. Retrieved 2008-06-30. 
  3. ^ California State Map, 2007.
  4. ^ "Subsection M261Dm - Lassen - Almanor". U.S. Forest Service. Archived from the original on 2005-03-07. Retrieved 2014-02-22.