Mount Lander (Fremont County, Wyoming)

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Mount Lander
Mount Lander is located in Wyoming
Mount Lander
Mount Lander
Location in Wyoming
Mount Lander is located in the United States
Mount Lander
Mount Lander
Location in the United States
Highest point
Elevation12,623 ft (3,847 m) [1]
Prominence783 ft (239 m) [1]
Isolation2.3 miles [1]
Coordinates43°53′02″N 109°19′19″W / 43.88389°N 109.32194°W / 43.88389; -109.32194Coordinates: 43°53′02″N 109°19′19″W / 43.88389°N 109.32194°W / 43.88389; -109.32194[2]
Geography
LocationFremont County, Wyoming, U.S.
Parent rangeWind River Range
Topo mapUSGS Roberts Mountain

Mount Lander (12,623 ft (3,847 m)) is located in the central Wind River Range in the U.S. state of Wyoming.[3] Mount Lander is the highest point entirely within the Wind River Indian Reservation. The Lander Glacier consists of three distinct glaciers on the north and west slopes of Mount Lander, with the westernmost glacier being the largest. Baptiste Lake is 1 mi (1.6 km) long and is on the southeast base of Mount Lander and the famous northeast wall of Mount Hooker is another mile south of the lake.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Moose Mountain, Wyoming". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2011-06-04.
  2. ^ "Mount Lander". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved March 16, 2014.
  3. ^ Mount Roberts, WY (Map). TopoQwest (United States Geological Survey Maps). Retrieved March 16, 2014.