War Bonnet Peak

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War Bonnet Peak
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Highest point
Elevation 12,487 ft (3,806 m) [1]
Prominence 289 ft (88 m) [1]
Coordinates 42°45′40″N 109°12′54″W / 42.76111°N 109.21500°W / 42.76111; -109.21500Coordinates: 42°45′40″N 109°12′54″W / 42.76111°N 109.21500°W / 42.76111; -109.21500[2]
Geography
War Bonnet Peak is located in Wyoming
War Bonnet Peak
War Bonnet Peak
Parent range Wind River Range
Topo map USGS Lizard Head Peak

War Bonnet Peak (12,487 feet (3,806 m)) is located in the southern Wind River Range in the U.S. state of Wyoming. War Bonnet Peak is on the southern side of the Cirque of the Towers, a popular climbing area, rising steeply above Jackass Pass.[3] War Bonnet Peak sits along the Continental Divide, less than 1 mi (1.6 km) across Jackass Pass from Mitchell Peak.

Cirque of the Towers, Wind River Range (1229096839).jpg

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "War Bonnet Peak, Wyoming". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved March 23, 2014. 
  2. ^ "War Bonnet 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.