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7J Snowy Peak

Location: Ventura County, California

Named for the appearance of the white rocks on the summit described by Los Padres geologist Linda Brittle as predominantly gneiss.

Gudde points out that snowy is the less often used American equivalent of nevada.

Name first appears on USGS Tejon quad (1903).

Peak was on the original 1946 HPS Peak List.


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