Silver Peak (El Dorado County, California)

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Silver Peak
Silver Peak- El Dorado County, California.jpg
Highest point
Elevation8,934 ft (2,723 m)  NAVD 88[1]
Prominence250 ft (76 m) [1]
ListingTahoe OGUL Peak List[2]
Coordinates38°56′05″N 120°13′50″W / 38.9346297°N 120.2304679°W / 38.9346297; -120.2304679Coordinates: 38°56′05″N 120°13′50″W / 38.9346297°N 120.2304679°W / 38.9346297; -120.2304679[3]
LocationEl Dorado County, California, U.S.
Parent rangeSierra Nevada
Easiest routeScramble, class 2[2]

Silver Peak is a mountain in the Sierra Nevada mountain range at the north end of the Crystal Mountains, to the east of Lake Tahoe. It is located in the Desolation Wilderness in El Dorado County, California.

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  1. ^ a b "Silver Peak, California". Retrieved 2014-01-19. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ a b "Tahoe OGUL Peak List". Western State Climbers. Retrieved 2012-12-23. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "Silver Peak". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2012-12-12. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)