Montgomery Peak

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Montgomery Peak
Boundary Montgomery Peaks.jpg
Montgomery Peak (right) and Boundary Peak
Highest point
Elevation13,447 ft (4,099 m)  NAVD 88[2]
Prominence1,266 ft (386 m) [2]
ListingDesert Peaks Section List[1]
Coordinates37°50′18″N 118°21′24″W / 37.8382642°N 118.3567847°W / 37.8382642; -118.3567847Coordinates: 37°50′18″N 118°21′24″W / 37.8382642°N 118.3567847°W / 37.8382642; -118.3567847[3]
Geography
Montgomery Peak is located in California
Montgomery Peak
Montgomery Peak
Parent rangeWhite Mountains
Topo mapUSGS Boundary Peak
Climbing
Easiest routeScramble, class 2[1]

Montgomery Peak is a mountain in the White Mountains of California, USA. It is less than 1 mile (1.6 km) from Boundary Peak, the highest point in Nevada; and it is taller than Boundary Peak. Boundary Peak has a prominence of less than 300 feet. Montgomery can be climbed in combination with Boundary Peak. The two peaks are in the Inyo National Forest and White Mountains Wilderness.[2] Montgomery Peak is in Inyo County (California), and Boundary Peak is in Esmeralda County, in Nevada.

References

  1. ^ a b "Desert Peaks Section List" (PDF). Angeles Chapter, Sierra Club. Retrieved 2014-02-23.
  2. ^ a b c "Montgomery Peak, California". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2009-02-17.
  3. ^ "Montgomery Peak". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-02-17.