McAfee Peak facts for kids
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View of McAfee Peak from North Fork Road
|Elevation||10,442 ft (3,183 m) NAVD 88|
|Prominence||4,158 ft (1,267 m)|
|Location||Elko County, Nevada, U.S.|
|Parent range||Independence Mountains|
|Topo map||USGS McAfee Peak|
|Easiest route||From Jacks Creek Summit, Class 2 scramble south along the ridgeline|
McAfee Peak is the highest mountain in the Independence Mountains of northern Elko County, Nevada, United States. It ranks twenty-first among the most topographically prominent peaks in the state. The peak is located within the Mountain City Ranger District of the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest.
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