Sheep Mountain 10915

Elevation: 10,915 ft
Prominence: 2,290

Climbing and access information for this peak is found on page 232.


Sheep Mountain sits on the 20 mile long Sheep Divide which forms the western boundary of the East Fork Salmom River canyon. Due to private property issues and stream crossing dangers bagging this big peak is not an easy chore. Nevertheless, because of it’s p2k status it is a popular goal. With good weather it is possible the traverse from Peak 10883 over Bowery Peak to Sheep and back beginning at the Bowery Creek trailhead.

Sheep Mountain. George Reinier Photo

Sheep Mountain. George Reinier Photo

New weather station on top of Sheep Mountain. George Reinier Photo

New weather station on top of Sheep Mountain. George Reinier Photo

Sheep Mountain from Bowery Peak.

Sheep Mountain from Bowery Peak.

Ken Jones’ GPS track starting at the Bowery Creek Trailhead. His route gained just under 5,000 feet.

Ken Jones’ GPS track starting at the Bowery Creek Trailhead. His route gained just under 5,000 feet.

Mountain Range: Boulder Mountains

Longitude: -114.36029   Latitude: 44.96439

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