Mount Thayer

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Mount Thayer
Mount Thayer is located in California
Mount Thayer
Mount Thayer
Location in California
Elevation 3,479 ft (1,060 m) NAVD 88[1]
Location Santa Clara County, California, U.S.
Range Santa Cruz Mountains
Coordinates 37°09′50″N 121°55′07″W / 37.163855539°N 121.918707136°W / 37.163855539; -121.918707136Coordinates: 37°09′50″N 121°55′07″W / 37.163855539°N 121.918707136°W / 37.163855539; -121.918707136[1]
Topo map USGS Los Gatos

Mount Thayer is a mountain in the Santa Cruz mountain range located in Santa Clara County, California. The summit is in a section of the abandoned Almaden Air Force Station, about 1 mile west of Mount Umunhum. The elevation of the summit is at 3,479 feet (1,060 m) feet. An old derelict building, surrounded by telephone poles, is located on the summit. Mount Thayer, along with the surrounding property is off limits to the public.[2]

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  1. ^ a b "Thayer 2 reset". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. 
  2. ^ "Sierra Azul Open Space Preserve — map showing restricted access areas" (PDF). Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District. Retrieved 2009-08-16. 

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