Purple Mountain (Wyoming)

Purple Mountain, elevation 8,392 feet (2,558 m), is a mountain peak in the southern section of the Gallatin Range in Yellowstone National Park, in the U.S. state of Montana. The Purple Mountain Trail ascends to the summit from Madison Junction. It is located near the Lava Creek Tuff.

Purple Mountain
Purple Mountain, October 2010
Highest point
Elevation8,392 ft (2,558 m)
Coordinates44°40′02″N 110°51′44″W / 44.66722°N 110.86222°W / 44.66722; -110.86222 (Purple Mountain)[1]
Parent rangeGallatin Range

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Purple Mountain". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey, United States Department of the Interior.