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Sierra Nevada (U.S.)

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The Sierra Nevada is a mountain range in the Western United States, between the Central Valley of California and the Basin and Range Province. The vast ...

Sierra Nevada | mountains, United States | Britannica.com

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Major mountain range of western North America, running along the eastern edge of the ... The Sierra Nevada range is an excellent example of how the human ...

Discover the High Sierra | Visit California

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As the gateway to California's natural wonders located in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, the Welcome Centers in Truckee and Mammoth Lakes are great.

Sierra Nevada : Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering : SummitPost

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The Sierra Nevada is the mountain range in California. There are many other beautiful ranges in the state, but none come close to the awesome grandeur of the ...

Two Dead in California Erskine Wildfire Near Sierra Nevada ...

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2 days ago ... Two people were killed in an explosive wildfire burning south of California's Sierra Nevada mountains in rugged terrain amid hot, dry ...

Sierra Nevada mountains Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia ...

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Sierra Nevada mountain range, c.400 mi (640 km) long and from c.40 to 80 mi ( 60–130 km) wide, mostly in E Calif. It rises to 14,495 ft (4,418 m) in Mt. Whitney, ...

PBS - THE WEST - Sierra Nevada Mountains

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The Sierra Nevadas form a natural barrier along California's eastern border that forced most early emigrants to swing north into Oregon or south through Utah ...

Sierra Nevada Mountains - United States American History

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The role of Sierra Nevada Mountains in the history of the United States of America.

Sierra Nevada (U.S.) - New World Encyclopedia

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The Sierra Nevada (Spanish for "snowy mountain range") is a major ... Physiographically, it is a section of the Cascade-Sierra Mountains province, which in turn ...

Climate of the Sierra Nevada

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Map and descriptions of the climates of the Sierra Nevada mountains of California.

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Sierra Nevada (mountains) Hiking, Backpacking, Mountaineering

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Explore the Sierra Nevada, the Range of Light, and enjoy photos and descriptions of activities such as Mountain Climbing, Backpacking, Hiking and Fishing.

Sierra Nevada - USGS Geology in the Parks - U.S. Geological Survey

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Oct 2, 2014 ... ... active and sometimes deadly volcanoes of the Cascade Range and the young, steep mountains of the Pacific Border and the Sierra Nevada.

Sierra Nevada, mountain range, United States - Infoplease

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Sierra Nevada (sēĕrˈə nəväˈdə) [key], mountain range, c.400 mi (640 km) long and from c.40 to 80 mi (60–130 km) wide, mostly in E Calif. It rises to 14,495 ft ...