Blackmon Peak facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBlackmon Peak
The light colored peak on the distant ridge.
|Elevation||10,302 ft (3,140 m)|
|Prominence||400 ft (120 m)|
|Parent peak||Castle Peak|
|Parent range||White Cloud Mountains|
|Topo map||USGS Washington Peak|
|Easiest route||Simple scrambling, class 2|
Blackmon Peak, also known as Blackman Peak, at 10,302 feet (3,140 m) above sea level is a peak in the White Cloud Mountains of Idaho. The peak is located in Sawtooth National Recreation Area in Custer County 2.11 mi (3.40 km) from Castle Peak, its line parent. It is named for George Blackmon (b.1854), freed slave and mining pioneer.
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