Inyo National Forest

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Inyo National Forest is a United States National Forest covering parts of the eastern Sierra Nevada of California and the White Mountains of California and Nevada.wikipedia
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Mount Whitney

Mt. WhitneyMt Whitneytallest mountain in the contiguous United States
The forest hosts several superlatives, including Mount Whitney, the highest point in the contiguous United States; Boundary Peak, highest point in Nevada; and the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest that protects the oldest trees in the world.
The east slope is in the Inyo National Forest in Inyo County.

White Mountains (California)

White MountainsWhiteWhite Mountains of California
Inyo National Forest is a United States National Forest covering parts of the eastern Sierra Nevada of California and the White Mountains of California and Nevada.
The range lies within the eastern section of the Inyo National Forest.

John Muir Wilderness

John MuirJohn Muir Wilderness Area
The John Muir Wilderness is a part of the Inyo National Forest and abuts Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park along the crest of the Sierra.
The John Muir Wilderness is a wilderness area that extends along the crest of the Sierra Nevada of California for 90 mi, in the Inyo and Sierra National Forests.

Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest

Schulman Grove
The forest hosts several superlatives, including Mount Whitney, the highest point in the contiguous United States; Boundary Peak, highest point in Nevada; and the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest that protects the oldest trees in the world.
The Great Basin bristlecone pine (Pinus longaeva) trees grow between 9,800 and 11,000 feet (3,000–3,400 m) above sea level, in xeric alpine conditions, protected within the Inyo National Forest.

Ansel Adams Wilderness

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The northern part of the Inyo National Forest is preserved as a part of the Ansel Adams Wilderness area, which borders Yosemite National Park.
The Ansel Adams Wilderness is a wilderness area in the Sierra Nevada of California, USA.The wilderness spans 231533 acre: 33.9% of which is in the Inyo National Forest, 65.8% is in the Sierra National Forest, and the remaining 0.3% covers nearly all of Devils Postpile National Monument.

Boundary Peak (Nevada)

Boundary Peak
The forest hosts several superlatives, including Mount Whitney, the highest point in the contiguous United States; Boundary Peak, highest point in Nevada; and the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest that protects the oldest trees in the world.
The summit is located in Esmeralda County of southwestern Nevada, and is within the Boundary Peak Wilderness of the Inyo National Forest.

Kings Canyon National Park

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The John Muir Wilderness is a part of the Inyo National Forest and abuts Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park along the crest of the Sierra.
The Sierra National Forest, Sequoia National Forest and Inyo National Forest border it on the northwest, west and east, respectively.

Tulare County, California

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The forest spans parts of Inyo, Mono, Tulare, Fresno and Madera counties in California, and Esmeralda and Mineral counties in Nevada.

Madera County, California

MaderaMadera CountyMadera, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area
The forest spans parts of Inyo, Mono, Tulare, Fresno and Madera counties in California, and Esmeralda and Mineral counties in Nevada.

Inyo County, California

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The forest spans parts of Inyo, Mono, Tulare, Fresno and Madera counties in California, and Esmeralda and Mineral counties in Nevada. The Inyo National Forest was named after Inyo County, California, in which much of the forest resides.

Mono County, California

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The forest spans parts of Inyo, Mono, Tulare, Fresno and Madera counties in California, and Esmeralda and Mineral counties in Nevada.

Nevada

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Inyo National Forest is a United States National Forest covering parts of the eastern Sierra Nevada of California and the White Mountains of California and Nevada. The forest spans parts of Inyo, Mono, Tulare, Fresno and Madera counties in California, and Esmeralda and Mineral counties in Nevada.

Golden Trout Wilderness

Kern PlateauGolden TroutGolden Trout Wilderness Area
It is located 40 mi east of Porterville, California within Inyo National Forest and Sequoia National Forest.

Hoover Wilderness

HooverSawtooth Ridge
The Hoover Wilderness is a wilderness area in the Inyo and Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forests.

Mineral County, Nevada

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The forest spans parts of Inyo, Mono, Tulare, Fresno and Madera counties in California, and Esmeralda and Mineral counties in Nevada.

Owens River Headwaters Wilderness

Owens River Headwaters
The Owens River Headwaters Wilderness is a wilderness area inside the Inyo National Forest in eastern California designated to protect the headwaters of the Owens River.

Sierra National Forest

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Eastern portions of Sierra National Forest became the Inyo and Toiyabe National Forests; northern portions were used for Yosemite National Park and the Stanislaus National Forest.

Bishop, California

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The forest's headquarters are in Bishop, California, with ranger district offices in Bishop, Lee Vining, Lone Pine, and Mammoth Lakes.

Esmeralda County, Nevada

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The forest spans parts of Inyo, Mono, Tulare, Fresno and Madera counties in California, and Esmeralda and Mineral counties in Nevada.

South Sierra Wilderness

South Sierra
It is managed by the U.S. Forest Service, and within Sequoia National Forest and Inyo National Forest.

Mono National Forest

On July 1, 1945 land from the former Mono National Forest was added.
Mono National Forest was established by the U.S. Forest Service in California and Nevada on July 1, 1908 with 659456 acre, almost all in California, from parts of Inyo, Toiyabe, Stanislaus and Sierra National Forests.

Methuselah (tree)

MethuselahMethuselah treea bristlecone pine tree of the same name
One of these bristlecone pines is "Methuselah", the second oldest known non-clonal living tree on earth at more than 4,839 years old; the oldest known tree (discovered 2013) also lives in the park.
Methuselah is located between 2900 and 3000 m above sea level in the "Methuselah Grove" in the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest within the Inyo National Forest.

White Mountains Wilderness

White Mountains
The wilderness is largely managed by the Inyo National Forest, with 24162 acre managed by the Bureau of Land Management.

Inyo Mountains

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Much of the northern part of the range is within Inyo National Forest.