Bald Mountain Wilderness Article

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Bald Mountain Wilderness
IUCN category Ib ( wilderness area)
Map showing the location of Bald Mountain Wilderness
Map showing the location of Bald Mountain Wilderness
Location White Pine County, Nevada, United States
Nearest city Ely, Nevada
Coordinates 39°04′38″N 115°19′20″W / 39.0773090°N 115.3221130°W / 39.0773090; -115.3221130
BALD MOUNTAIN WILDERNESS Latitude and Longitude:

39°04′38″N 115°19′20″W / 39.0773090°N 115.3221130°W / 39.0773090; -115.3221130
Area22,366 acres (9,051 ha) [1]
EstablishedDecember 20, 2006
Administrator U.S. Forest Service

The Bald Mountain Wilderness is a 22,366-acre (9,051 ha) wilderness area in White Pine County, in the U.S. state of Nevada. The Wilderness lies within the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest and is administered by the U.S. Forest Service.

Located in the heart of the White Pine Range, Bald Mountain Wilderness was created by the White Pine County Conservation, Recreation and Development Act of 2006. [1]

See also

References

  1. ^ a b "Bald Mountain Wilderness". Friends of Nevada Wilderness. Retrieved 2008-12-14.

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