Scott Bar Mountains

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Scott Bar Mountains
Scott Bar Mountains is located in California
Scott Bar Mountains
location of Scott Bar Mountains in California [1]
Highest point
Elevation1,627 m (5,338 ft)
Geography
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
DistrictSiskiyou County
Range coordinates41°41′59.487″N 122°56′34.126″W / 41.69985750°N 122.94281278°W / 41.69985750; -122.94281278Coordinates: 41°41′59.487″N 122°56′34.126″W / 41.69985750°N 122.94281278°W / 41.69985750; -122.94281278
Topo mapUSGS Russell Peak

The Scott Bar Mountains are a mountain range in Siskiyou County, California.[1] The area is named after gold miner John W. Scott who found a large gold nugget at what is now the town of Scott Bar.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Scott Bar Mountains". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-05-04.