Mount Agassiz (Utah)
West side of Mt. Agassiz as seen from Bald Mountain
|Elevation||12,433 ft (3,790 m) NAVD 88|
|Prominence||1,018 ft (310 m) |
|Location||Duchesne / Summit counties, Utah, U.S.|
|Parent range||Uinta Mountains|
|Topo map||USGS Hayden Peak|
Mount Agassiz is a peak in the Uinta Mountains of northeastern Utah with an elevation of 12,433 feet (3,790 m). It is located in the High Uintas Wilderness and the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest. The summit is named in honor of Louis Agassiz, a well-known paleontologist, glaciologist and geologist.
- "Mount Agassiz, Utah". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2009-01-24.
- "Mount Agassiz". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-01-24.
- "What Utah mountain range honors prominent geoscientists of the 19th century and who were they?". Utah Geological Survey. Utah Department of Natural Resource. Retrieved 2009-01-24.
Media related to Mount Agassiz (Utah) at Wikimedia Commons
- "Mount Agassiz". SummitPost.org.
- Hayden Peak quadrangle, Utah (Map). 1:24000. 7.5 Minute Topographic. USGS.
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