Beaverhead Mountains

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointScott Peak (11,393 ft/3473 m)
CountriesUnited States
States/ProvincesIdaho (53%), Montana (47%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area4,532 sq mi / 11,739 sq km
Area may include lowland areas
Extent134 mi / 216 km North-South
96 mi / 155 km East-West
Center Lat/Long44° 46' N; 113° 1' W
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Map of Beaverhead Mountains
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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 Beaverhead Mountains.
Bitterroot RangeLevel 4 (Parent)
         Cour d'Alene MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Saint Joe MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Northern Bitterroot RangeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Central Bitteroot RangeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Beaverhead MountainsLevel 5
                 West Big Hole MountainsLevel 6 (Child)
                 Big Hole DivideLevel 6 (Child)
                 Tendoy MountainsLevel 6 (Child)
                 Italian PeaksLevel 6 (Child)
                 Garfield PeaksLevel 6 (Child)
         Centennial MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Beaverhead Mountains

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NameftmRange6
1.Scott Peak11,3933473Italian Peaks
2.Peak 1129211,2923442Italian Peaks
3.Webber Peak11,2843439Italian Peaks
4.Eighteenmile Peak11,1253391 
5.Cottonwood Mountain11,0243360 
6.Italian Peak10,9983352Italian Peaks
7.Garfield Mountain10,9613341Garfield Peaks
8.Jump Benchmark10,9413335 
9.Baldy Mountain10,7733284 
10.Lima Peaks10,7063263Garfield Peaks
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.Scott Peak11,3933473Italian Peaks
2.Garfield Mountain10,9613341Garfield Peaks
3.Homer Youngs Peak10,6213237West Big Hole Mountains
4.Bloody Dick Peak98172992Big Hole Divide

Photos of Peaks in the Beaverhead Mountains

Homer Youngs Peak
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Homer Youngs Peak rises above Heart Lake (2016-07-19). Photo by Ken Jones.
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Goat Mountain
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Goat Mountain as seen from Ramsey Mountain to the West (2015-08-01). Photo by Ryder Irvine.
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Selway Mountain
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Reservoir Lake from Selway Mountain, MT (2009-07-01). Photo by Jerry Beals.
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