Sapphire Mountains

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointKent Peak (9000+ ft/2743+ m)
CountriesUnited States
Area1,482 sq mi / 3,840 sq km
Area may include lowland areas
Extent72 mi / 116 km North-South
34 mi / 56 km East-West
Center Lat/Long46° 22' N; 113° 49' W
Map LinkMicrosoft Bing Map

Search Engines - search the web for "Sapphire Mountains":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search
Map of Sapphire Mountains
Click on red triangle icons for links to other ranges.

Note: Range borders shown on map are an approximation and are not authoritative.
Click Here for a Full Screen Map

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 Sapphire Mountains.
West Central Montana RangesLevel 4 (Parent)
         Sapphire MountainsLevel 5
         Garnet RangeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         John Long MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Flint Creek RangeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Bolder BatholithLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Elkhorn MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Anaconda RangeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Pioneer MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Highland MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Sapphire Mountains

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NameftmRange6
1.Kent Peak9000+2743+ 
2.Dome Shaped Mountain86562638 
3.Mount Emerine86392633 
4.Palisade Mountain84632580 
5.Skalkaho Mountain8440+2573+ 
6.Sapphire Peak 839983992560 
7.Willow Mountain82092502 
8.Welcome Peak77232354 
9.Cleveland Mountain73372236 
10.Deer Mountain72842220 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Sapphire Mountains

Mount Sentinel
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Mount Sentinel at Sunset from near the Missoula Airport (2016-09-25). Photo by Arthur Caverly.
Click here for larger-size photo.

This page has been served 7634 times since 2004-11-01.

Copyright © 1987-2022 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service