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Castle Mountain
Castle Mountain is located in Montana
Castle Mountain
Castle Mountain
Location in Montana
Castle Mountain is located in the United States
Castle Mountain
Castle Mountain
Location in the United States
Highest point
Elevation 12,617 ft (3,846 m)
Prominence 2,652 ft (808 m)
Location Carbon County, Montana, U.S.
Parent range Beartooth Mountains
Topo map USGS Castle Mountain

Castle Mountain (12,617 feet (3,846 m)) is in the Beartooth Mountains in the U.S. state of Montana, about 20 miles (32 km) ENE of Cooke City-Silver Gate. It is located in the Gallatin National Forest and Custer National Forest, just outside the northern boundary of Yellowstone National Park in the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness.

The peak is the third tallest in the Beartooth Mountains, and the highest point in Carbon County, Montana.

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