Asked in Mount Rainier
Is mount shasta or Mount Rainier larger?
Although the summit of Mount Rainier rises slightly higher above sea level than the summit of Mount Shasta (14410ft vs 14162ft), Mount Shasta is MUCH more massive than Mount Rainier. Also, the elevation difference between the summit of Mount Shasta and its surroundings is about 10000ft, compared to only 7000ft for Mount Rainier. ...
Asked in Mountains
What is the heighest mountain in the US?
The highest mountain in the United States is Mount McKinley in the Alaskan Mountain Range. Its elevation stands at 20,236 feet. The highest mountain summit in the contiguous United States is Mount Whitney which has an elevation of 14,505 feet. ...
Asked in California, Mountains, Elevations
What is the highest mountain in California and what is the elevation?
Mount Whitney is the highest summit in the contiguous United States with an elevation of 14,505 feet (4,421 m). It is located at the boundary between California's Inyo and Tulare counties. ...
Asked in Skiing, United States of America
What is the altitude of CO ski resorts?
Vail is at 8,000 feet above sea level. Answer Aspen has Vertical Rise: 3,635 ft / 1,108 m Summit Elevation: 11,675 ft. / 3,559 m. Base Elevation: 8,040 ft. / 2,451 m. Beaver Creek has Summit Elevation: 11,440' Base Elevation: 8,100' Breckenridge has Summit Elevation: 12,998' Base Elevation: 9,600' ...