Mount Wilson (Arizona) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMount Wilson
Mount Wilson in December 2006
|Elevation||5,446 ft (1,660 m) NAVD 88|
|Prominence||3,205 ft (977 m)|
|Location||Mohave County, Arizona, U.S.|
|Parent range||Black Mountains|
|Topo map||USGS Mount Wilson|
Mount Wilson Wilderness is a 23,900-acre protected wilderness area centered around the mountain, established in 1990 under the Arizona Desert Wilderness Act and managed by the Bureau of Land Management. This desert wilderness includes eight miles of the Wilson Ridge and is surrounded by the Lake Mead National Recreation Area.
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