Located just east of the Sierra Nevada, Death Valley is home to the lowest, hottest, and driest area in the United States.
Place Category: Big Peaks
Split Mountain is a fourteener in the Sierra Nevada of California, near the southeast end of the Palisades group of peaks. Its North Palisade, is the tallest peak in the group and rises to 14,064 ft (4,287 m), and is the eighth highest peak in the state. Read more about getting there and hiking Split Mountain.