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Star Peak
2015-04-18 09 30 04 View of Star Peak from Milepost 157 on Interstate 80 westbound in Pershing County, Nevada.JPG
View of Star Peak from Milepost 157 on Interstate 80
Highest point
Elevation 9,840 ft (2,999 m) NAVD 88
Prominence 5,400 ft (1,646 m)
Listing
  • US most prominent peaks 95th
  • Nevada County High Points 13th
  • Great Basin Peaks List
Geography
Location Pershing County, Nevada, U.S.
Parent range Humboldt Range
Topo map USGS Star Peak
Climbing
Easiest route 4-wheel route followed by a one mile hike, class 1

Star Peak is both the highest and most topographically prominent mountain in both the Humboldt Range and Pershing County in Nevada, United States. It is the sixth-most topographically prominent peak in Nevada. The peak is on public land administered by the Bureau of Land Management and has no access restrictions.

Star Peak view
360-degree panorama from the summit
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