Bow Mountain

Bow Mountain (13,025 ft (3,970 m)) is located in the northern Wind River Range in the U.S. state of Wyoming.[3] Situated 1 mi (1.6 km) west of American Legion Peak, Bow Mountain is in the Bridger Wilderness of Bridger-Teton National Forest. Stroud Glacier lies just to the north of the peak.[3] Bow Mountain is the 29th tallest peak in Wyoming.[4]

Bow Mountain
Bow Mountain is located in Wyoming
Bow Mountain
Bow Mountain
Location in Wyoming
Bow Mountain is located in the United States
Bow Mountain
Bow Mountain
Location in the United States
Highest point
Elevation13,025 ft (3,970 m) [1]
Prominence660 ft (200 m) [1]
Coordinates43°08′39″N 109°41′02″W / 43.14417°N 109.68389°WCoordinates: 43°08′39″N 109°41′02″W / 43.14417°N 109.68389°W[2]
Geography
LocationSublette County, Wyoming, U.S.
Parent rangeWind River Range
Topo mapUSGS Gannett Peak
Climbing
First ascent1939 (David Bigelow, Alexander Klots and Anthony Ladd)[1]
Easiest routeScramble

References

  1. ^ a b c "Bow Mountain, Wyoming". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved November 23, 2013.
  2. ^ "Bow Mountain". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved November 23, 2013.
  3. ^ a b Gannett Peak, WY (Map). TopoQwest (United States Geological Survey Maps). Retrieved November 23, 2013.
  4. ^ "Wyoming 13,000-foot Peaks". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved November 23, 2013.
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Absaroka Range
Bighorn Mountains
Black Hills
Gallatin Range
Gros Ventre Range
Laramie Mountains
Medicine Bow Mountains
Salt River Range
Teton Range
Uinta Mountains
Wind River Range
Wyoming Range
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