Mount Mills (California) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMount Mills
Mount Mills is the peak on the right, seen from south end of Little Lakes Valley
|Elevation||13,457 ft (4,102 m) NAVD 88|
|Prominence||451 ft (137 m)|
|Location||John Muir Wilderness,
Fresno / Inyo counties, California, U.S.
|Parent range||Sierra Nevada|
|Topo map||USGS Mount Abbot|
|First ascent||August 1921 by Norman Clyde|
|Easiest route||Exposed scramble, class 3|
The Mono Recesses are to the west of Mount Mills.
The mountain is named in honor of Darius Ogden Mills, a banker who founded the city of Millbrae, California and the Carson and Colorado Railroad. The name appeared on the first edition of the Mt Goddard topographic map in 1912.
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