Sharks Nose

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Sharks Nose
Sharks Nose is located in Wyoming
Sharks Nose
Sharks Nose
Highest point
Elevation 12,234 ft (3,729 m) [1]
Prominence 109 ft (33 m) [1]
Coordinates 42°46′36″N 109°14′14″W / 42.77667°N 109.23722°W / 42.77667; -109.23722Coordinates: 42°46′36″N 109°14′14″W / 42.77667°N 109.23722°W / 42.77667; -109.23722[2]
Location Fremont and Sublette Counties, Wyoming, U.S.
Parent range Wind River Range
Topo map USGS Lizard Head Peak

Sharks Nose is a (12,234-foot (3,729 m)) mountain located in the southern Wind River Range in the U.S. state of Wyoming. Sharks Nose is on the west side of the Cirque of the Towers, a popular climbing area. The peak is just north of Block Tower and immediately south of the peak known as Overhanging Tower.[3] Sharks Nose is situated on the Continental Divide.

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  1. ^ a b "Sharks Nose, Wyoming". Retrieved March 23, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Sharks Nose". 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.