Mount Allyn

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Mount Allyn
Mount Allyn from Cabrebald.jpg
Mount Allyn & Grass Trees, photographed from Mount Cabrebald
Elevation 1,125 m (3,691 ft)
Listing List of mountains of Australia
Location
Mount Allyn is located in New South Wales
Mount Allyn
Mount Allyn
Location in New South Wales
Location Chichester State Forest, Upper Hunter region, New South Wales, Australia
Range Allyn Range
Coordinates 32°7.48′S 151°25.74′E / 32.12467°S 151.42900°E / -32.12467; 151.42900Coordinates: 32°7.48′S 151°25.74′E / 32.12467°S 151.42900°E / -32.12467; 151.42900
Geology
Age of rock Eocene

'Mount Allyn is a mountain[1] with an elevation of 1,125 metres (3,691 ft) AHD  that is part of the Allyn Range, located within the Chichester State Forest, in the Upper Hunter region of New South Wales, Australia. Mount Allyn is located about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) south southwest of Careys Peak[1] and about 50 kilometres (31 mi) northeast of Muswellbrook.

Snow often falls in winter. Much of the mountain is covered in Antarctic Beech cool temperate rainforest.[2]

There is dirt-road access to the peak.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Mount Allyn". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 9 October 2013. 
  2. ^ "Nothofagus moorei | Antarctic Beech". Occurrence Record. Atlas of Living Australia. Retrieved 31 May 2012.