Payson Peak

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Payson Peak
Payson Peak is located in Wyoming
Payson Peak
Payson Peak
Highest point
Elevation11,717 ft (3,571 m) [1]
Prominence197 ft (60 m) [1]
Coordinates42°49′33″N 109°13′06″W / 42.82583°N 109.21833°W / 42.82583; -109.21833Coordinates: 42°49′33″N 109°13′06″W / 42.82583°N 109.21833°W / 42.82583; -109.21833[2]
LocationFremont County, Wyoming, U.S.
Parent rangeWind River Range
Topo mapUSGS Lizard Head Peak

Payson Peak is a (11,717-foot (3,571 m)) mountain located in the southern Wind River Range in the U.S. state of Wyoming.[3] Payson Peak was named after Henry A. Payson, a former Forest Ranger.[2] Payson Peak is in the Popo Agie Wilderness of Shoshone National Forest.


  1. ^ a b "Payson Peak, Wyoming". Retrieved March 23, 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Payson Peak". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved March 23, 2014.
  3. ^ Lizard Head Peak, WY (Map). TopoQwest (United States Geological Survey Maps). Retrieved March 23, 2014.