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Strawberry Mountain (Oregon)

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Elevation  2,756 m
Parent range  Strawberry Range
Prominence  1,244 m
Strawberry Mountain (Oregon) httpsuploadwikimediaorgwikipediacommonsthu
Listing  Oregon county high points
Location  Grant County, Oregon, United States
Topo map  USGS Strawberry Mountain
Mountain range  Strawberry Range, Blue Mountains
Similar  Mount Ireland, Aneroid Mountain, Sacajawea Peak, Crane Mountain, Lookout Mountain

Strawberry Mountain is the highest peak in the Strawberry Mountains of eastern Oregon in the United States. It is the 30th highest point in Oregon. It is within the Malheur National Forest and is the most prominent feature of the Strawberry Mountain Wilderness.

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Map of Strawberry Mountain, Oregon 97869, USA

History

The mountain, and nearby Strawberry Creek, were named by homesteader, Nathan Wills Fisk, "because there were wild strawberries in abundance there..." It was originally named "Strawberry Butte", but common usage changed it to Strawberry Mountain, which now appears on official maps.

References

Strawberry Mountain (Oregon) Wikipedia


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