Eastern Mojave Vegetation Gold Mountain, Esmeralda County, Nevada.

Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Gold Point.

Thomas Shaw named peak when he found gold on north slope of mtn in 1864. Carl A.Purpus collected the type of Gilia ophthalmoides on Gold Mountain.

Gold Mountain is about 7½ miles south of Gold Point, Esmeralda County, Nevada.

Elevation: 8150ft, 2484m.

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No collections made at this location.
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Date and time this article was prepared:3:14:34 PM, 2/25/2024.