Northern Bitterroot Range

Range TypeGeographically-defined sub-range
Highest PointRhodes Peak (7930 ft/2417 m)
CountriesUnited States
States/ProvincesMontana (60%), Idaho (35%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area1,963 sq mi / 5,083 sq km
Area may include lowland areas
Extent68 mi / 110 km North-South
88 mi / 142 km East-West
Center Lat/Long46° 59' N; 114° 59' W
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Map of Northern Bitterroot Range
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Note: Range borders shown on map are an approximation and are not authoritative.
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Northern Bitterroot Range.
Bitterroot RangeLevel 4 (Parent)
         Cour d'Alene MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Saint Joe MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Northern Bitterroot RangeLevel 5
                 Williams RangeLevel 6 (Child)
                 Grave Creek RangeLevel 6 (Child)
         Central Bitteroot RangeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Beaverhead MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Centennial MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Northern Bitterroot Range

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NameftmRange6
1.Rhodes Peak79302417 
2.Quartz Benchmark77702368 
3.Peak 769976992347 
4.Illinois Peak76902344 
5.Crater Mountain7680+2341+ 
6.Williams Peak7640+2329+Williams Range
7.Eagle Cliff75452300 
8.Gold Crow Peak73742248 
9.Lightning Peak7360+2243+ 
10.Blacklead Mountain73182231 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.
Child Range High Points
RankPeak NameftmRange6
1.Williams Peak7640+2329+Williams Range
2.Petty Mountain72702216Grave Creek Range

Photos of Peaks in the Northern Bitterroot Range

Quartz Benchmark
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The summit of Quartz BM. The little tiny dark peak in the upper left of the photo is Illinois Peak out in Idaho (2016-07-16). Photo by Jobe Wymore.
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Illinois Peak
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It is always nice to find a legible and well-preserved benchmark (trig point) on a summit (2013-07-10).
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Dominion Peak
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The bald summit of Dominion Peak (2017-08-04). Photo by Tom Lopez.
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