Mount Humphreys from Humphreys Basin
|Elevation||13,992 ft (4,265 m) NAVD 88|
|Prominence||2,563 ft (781 m)|
|Parent peak||North Palisade|
|Listing||Sierra Peaks Section Emblem peak|
|Location||Fresno / Inyo counties, California, U.S.|
|Topo map||USGS Mount Tom|
|First ascent||1904 by Edward C. and James S. Hutchinson|
|Easiest route||Climb, class 4|
Mount Humphreys is a mountain peak in the Sierra Nevada on the Fresno-Inyo county line in the U.S. state of California. It is the 14th highest peak in California, and the highest peak in the Bishop area. The mountain was named by the California Geological Survey of 1873 for Andrew A. Humphreys, the chief engineer of the United States Army at the time.
- California 4000 meter peaks
- Mountain peaks of California
- Mountain peaks of North America
- Mountain peaks of the United States
- Sierra Nevada
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- "Sierra Peaks Section List". Angeles Chapter, Sierra Club. http://angeles.sierraclub.org/sps/spslist.pdf. Retrieved 2008-09-28.
- "Mt Humphreys". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved 2011-05-31.
- Farquhar, Francis P. (1926). Place Names of the High Sierra. San Francisco: Sierra Club.
Media related to Mount Humphreys at Wikimedia Commons
- "Mount Humphreys". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-01-11.
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