Mt. Pinchot P2K SPS / WSC
Mt. Wynne SPS
Mt. Perkins SPS
Colosseum Mountain P750 SPS

Sat, Aug 16, 2008

With: Rick Kent
Michael Graupe
Adam Jantz
Ron Hudson
Aysel Gezik
Steve Miles

Etymology
Mt. Pinchot
Mt. Wynne
Mt. Perkins
Colosseum Mountain
Story Photos / Slideshow Map Profile

Colosseum Mountain (12,450 ft.)

Named by USGS in 1905

"Probably named by the USGS during the 1905 survey for the Mt. Whitney 30' map. It appears on the first edition, 1907, but is not listed in J. N. LeConte's 'Elevations,' 1903. (SCB 4, no. 4, June 1903: 285-91.)"
- Peter Browning, Place Names of the Sierra Nevada
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