Brown Peak (Kern County, California)

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Brown Peak
Brown Peak is located in California
Brown Peak
Brown Peak
Location in California, U.S.
Highest point
Elevation 8,095 ft (2,467 m)  NGVD 29[1]
Coordinates 35°29′04″N 118°25′26″W / 35.4844001°N 118.4239721°W / 35.4844001; -118.4239721Coordinates: 35°29′04″N 118°25′26″W / 35.4844001°N 118.4239721°W / 35.4844001; -118.4239721[2]
Geography
Location Kern County, California, U.S.
Parent range Piute Mountains, Sierra Nevada
Topo map USGS Piute Peak

Brown Peak is a peak located in Kern County, California. The peak is located on King Solomons Ridge at the head of Haight Canyon, 2.1 miles (3.4 km) southwest of Liebel Peak and 12.5 miles (20 km) north of Loraine, California in Sequoia National Forest.

Brown Peak is named for Charlie Brown, a miner who lived in the area during the early 1900s.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brown Peak". ListsOfJohn.com. Retrieved 2012-03-31. 
  2. ^ a b "Brown Peak". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2016-03-14.