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Bald Mountain, Nevada


Prominence: 3748 ft, 1142 m

Elevation: 9348 feet, 2849 meters


True Isolation: 42.97 mi, 69.16 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 9352 ft / 2850 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 26' 58'' N; 115° 44' 1'' W
37.449574, -115.733682 (Dec Deg)
612008E 4145500N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNevada
County/Second Level RegionLincoln
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Lists that contain Bald Mountain:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #229)
     Nevada Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #30)
     Great Basin Range5 High Points (Rank #44)
     USA Lower 48 Top 400 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #176)
     Western USA Peaks with 25 miles of Isolation (Rank #109)
     Nevada Peaks with 25 Miles of Isolation (Rank #14)

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This summit is located in the infamous "Area 51" section of Nellis Air Force base, a top secret military installation and former nuclear test site. Public access is strictly forbidden, and the perimeter is actively patrolled by guards. If you cross the military reservation boundary and try to "stealth" this peak, you will be caught, arrested, and fined, best case. The guards are authorized to use deadly force, and you can be sent to prison, too.

This makes Bald Mountain the most prominent peak in the United States that is completely inacessible to peakbaggers.

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3748 ft/1142 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 3768 ft/1148 m
  Key Col: Coyote Summit    5600 ft/1707 m
Isolation42.97 mi/69.16 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Peak 10076  (N)
Isolation Limit Point: 38° 4' 21'' N; 115° 45' 0'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: South Great Basin Ranges
Range5: East Nellis Ranges (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsGreat Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Topo MapGroom Range O37115d6 1:24,000



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