Amaragosa Range

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointGrapevine Peak (8738 ft/2663 m)
CountriesUnited States
States/ProvincesCalifornia (82%), Nevada (18%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area2,414 sq mi / 6,252 sq km
Area may include lowland areas
Extent113 mi / 181 km North-South
66 mi / 106 km East-West
Center Lat/Long36° 28' N; 116° 47' W
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Map of Amaragosa 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 Amaragosa Range.
West Great Basin RangesLevel 4 (Parent)
         Pine Nut-Sweetwater RangesLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Wassuk RangeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Mono-Benton-Excelsior AreaLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Gabbs Valley-Pilot-Monte CristoLevel 5 (Sibling)
         White MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Esmeralda County RangesLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Inyo MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Coso-Argus RangesLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Panamint RangeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Amaragosa RangeLevel 5
                 Grapevine MountainsLevel 6 (Child)
                 Funeral MountainsLevel 6 (Child)
                 Black MountainsLevel 6 (Child)
                 Greenwater RangeLevel 6 (Child)

Major Peaks of the Amaragosa Range

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NameftmRange6
1.Grapevine Peak87382663 
2.Wahguyhe Peak86282630 
3.Coyote Benchmark85702612 
4.Peak 846084602579 
5.Wahguyhe Point84572578 
6.T89 High Benchmark83702551 
7.Peak 796079602426 
8.Mount Palmer79582426 
9.Peak 715071502179 
10.Helmet Benchmark70082136 
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.Border Monument 93 Peak50641544Funeral Mountains

Photos of Peaks in the Amaragosa Range

Grapevine Peak
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Looking west at Grapevine Peak from the long road to the trailhead (2014-04-26). Photo by Richard Carey.
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Pyramid Peak
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Pyramid Peak from the south east ridge (2014-02-08). Photo by Mark McCormick.
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Thimble Peak
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Thimble Peak overlooking Death Valley Photo by David Parratt.
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Manly Beacon
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Manly Beacon from its Approach (2014-03-31). Photo by Josh Lingbloom.
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