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North Schell Peak
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Highest point
Elevation 11,895 ft (3,626 m) NAVD 88
Prominence 5,403 ft (1,647 m)
Listing
Geography
Location White Pine County, Nevada, U.S.
Parent range Schell Creek Range
Topo map USGS North Schell Peak
Climbing
Easiest route Hike

North Schell Peak is the highest mountain in the Schell Creek Range of White Pine County, Nevada, United States. It is the ninth-highest mountain in the state, and also ranks as the fifth-most topographically prominent peak in the state. The summit is 19 miles (31 km) northeast of the community of Ely within the High Schells Wilderness of the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest.

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