Eastern Mojave Vegetation White Mountains, Mono County, California.
 
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See also: Montgomery Peak. White Mountain Peak. Fish Lake Valley. White Mountains. Queen Valley.

See also: Chalfant Valley. Coldwater Canyon. Furnace Creek. Green Monster Mine. Montgomery Peak. White Mountains.

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The White Mountains are named from the light-colored appearance of the higher peaks, primarily Montgomery Peak. Montgomery Peak was formerly named White Mountain Peak. That name was transferred to a peak sixteen miles farther south in 1917.


Elevation: 12132ft, 3698m.

Articles that refer to this location:

  • William H. Shockley: An early day mining
    engineer and exceptional plant collector: 3
  • Field Notes: 20040526030 20040526270 17-Jul-05
  • The Vegetation of Lobo Point and North Wild Horse Mesa, Mojave National Preserve, San Bernardino County, California.: 60800
  • A Checklist Flora of the Mono Lake Basin, Mono County, California and Mineral County, Nevada.: 103070
  • U. S. Highway 95: west of Tonopah
 

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Date and time this article was prepared:2:19:53 PM, 6/17/2017.