Silver Peak (El Dorado County, California)

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Silver Peak
Silver Peak- El Dorado County, California.jpg
Highest point
Elevation 8,934 ft (2,723 m)  NAVD 88[2]
Prominence 250 ft (76 m) [2]
Listing Tahoe OGUL Peak List[1]
Coordinates 38°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]
Location El Dorado County, California, U.S.
Parent range Sierra Nevada
Easiest route Scramble, class 2[1]

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 "Tahoe OGUL Peak List". Western State Climbers. Retrieved 2012-12-23. 
  2. ^ a b "Silver Peak, California". Retrieved 2014-01-19. 
  3. ^ "Silver Peak". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2012-12-12.