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Adams Peak (California)

Coordinates: 39°54′39″N 120°6′1″W / 39.91083°N 120.10028°W / 39.91083; -120.10028
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Adams Peak
Adams Peak is located in California
Adams Peak
Adams Peak
Highest point
Elevation8,199 ft (2,499 m)[1]
Prominence2,199 ft (670 m)[1]
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Coordinates39°54′39″N 120°6′1″W / 39.91083°N 120.10028°W / 39.91083; -120.10028[2]
CountryUnited States
CountiesPlumas and Lassen
Parent rangeSierra Nevada
Topo mapConstantia[2]

Adams Peak is the highest mountain peak in the Diamond Mountains of the Sierra Nevada, located on the border of Plumas and Lassen Counties, California.

The granitic summit is 8,199 ft (2,499 m) in elevation.[1] The mountain burned during the 2021 Beckwourth Complex fires.


  1. ^ a b c "Adams Peak, California". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2020-09-25.
  2. ^ a b "Adams Peak". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved 2020-09-25.