Union Peak, Wyoming

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Union Peak
UnionPeakWY FromNW.JPG
Union Peak from northwest, from Union Pass Road
Highest point
Elevation 11,496 ft (3,504 m) [1]
Prominence 971 ft (296 m) [1]
Coordinates 43°27′20″N 109°47′16″W / 43.45556°N 109.78778°W / 43.45556; -109.78778Coordinates: 43°27′20″N 109°47′16″W / 43.45556°N 109.78778°W / 43.45556; -109.78778[2]
Geography
Union Peak is located in Wyoming
Union Peak
Union Peak
Parent range Wind River Range
Topo map USGS Union Peak
Climbing
Easiest route Scramble

Union Peak (11,496 ft (3,504 m)) is located in the northern Wind River Range in the U.S. state of Wyoming.[3] Union Peak straddles the Continental Divide and is in both Bridger-Teton and Shoshone National Forests. Union Pass is 4.5 mi (7.2 km) NW of Union Peak.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Union Peak, Wyoming". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved August 25, 2013.
  2. ^ "Union Peak". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved August 25, 2013.
  3. ^ Union Peak, WY (Map). TopoQwest (United States Geological Survey Maps). Retrieved August 25, 2013.