Bivouac Peak

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Bivouac Peak
Traverse Bivouac GTNP1.jpg
Bivouac Peak at center right from Jackson Hole
Highest point
Elevation10,830 ft (3,300 m) [1]
Prominence265 ft (81 m) [1]
Coordinates43°52′08″N 110°47′03″W / 43.86889°N 110.78417°W / 43.86889; -110.78417Coordinates: 43°52′08″N 110°47′03″W / 43.86889°N 110.78417°W / 43.86889; -110.78417[2]
Bivouac Peak is located in Wyoming
Bivouac Peak
Bivouac Peak
Location in Wyoming
Bivouac Peak is located in the United States
Bivouac Peak
Bivouac Peak
Location in the United States
LocationGrand Teton National Park, Teton County, Wyoming, U.S.
Parent rangeTeton Range
Topo mapUSGS Mount Moran
First ascentFryxell 1930
Easiest routeScramble

Bivouac Peak (10,830 feet (3,300 m)) is in the northern Teton Range, Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming.[3] The peak is located immediately to the west of Moran Bay on Jackson Lake, and rises more than 4,000 ft (1,200 m) in less than 0.5 mi (0.80 km) from the lakeshore. Moran Canyon is situated to the south of the mountain and Snowshoe Canyon lies to the north.


  1. ^ a b "Bivouac Peak, Wyoming". Retrieved 2011-05-28.
  2. ^ "Bivouac Peak". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2011-05-28.
  3. ^ Mount Moran, WY (Map). TopoQwest (United States Geological Survey Maps). Retrieved 2011-05-28.