Government Peak, Nevada

Prominence: 98 ft, 30 m

Elevation: 10,178 feet, 3102 meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.61 mi, 0.98 km
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 47' 3'' N; 115° 22' 9'' W
41.784081, -115.369277 (Dec Deg)
635510E 4627089N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionElko

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-07-26 by Bob Burd
     2014-07-01 by Greg Gerlach

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 98 ft/30 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 138 ft/42 m
  Line Parent: Cougar Peak
  Key Col: 10,080 ft/3072 m
Isolation0.61 mi/0.98 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Cougar Peak  (N)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: North Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Jarbidge Mountains
Range6: Central Jarbidge Mountains
Drainage BasinsSnake
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Jarbidge Wilderness Area
Topo MapGods Pocket Peak O41115g3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Bob Sumner.

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