Pleasantview Hills

I have grouped these mountains with the Bannock Range partly out of convenience and partly because they are part of the disparate ranges at the southern end of the Bannock Range; the Malad Range, the Samaria Mountains and the North Promontory Range. The Pleasantview Hills are in reality a separate mountain range. The range’s crest forms a low north-south mountain … Continue reading

John Evans Mountain

This peak is not in the book. This mountain is the Pleasantview Hills (Mountains) highpoint at 7,420 feet and has a prominence of 1,440. The peak sits at the head of John Evans Canyon. On 4/12/04 Rick Baugher rode up the left fork John Evans Canyon until stopped by snowcover at 5,700′. From there it was shortly possible to hike a mostly snowfree … Continue reading