Sierra Nevada

The Sierra Nevada region of is its alpine region, covering a large portion of the state's inland territory. Rugged mountains and awe-inspiring canyons in the area's national parks and forests are truly part of the United States' national wilderness treasures.

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is a United States National Park and a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the mountains in east-central .


is a popular vacation and recreation region straddling the border between and .

is located in the sparsely populated east-central part of 's mountains.

Sierra Nevada

  • Type: mountain
  • Location: , ,
  • Latitude of center: 36.5786° or 36° 34' 42.8" north
  • Longitude of center: -118.2934° or 118° 17' 36.3" west
  • Elevation: 14,436 feet (4400 meters)
  • GeoNames ID: 5395648

Other Names for Sierra Nevada

  • Arabic: سييرا نيفادا
  • Armenian: Սիեռա Նևադա
  • Belarusian: Сьера-Невада
  • Bengali: সিয়েরা নেভাদা
  • Bulgarian: Сиера Невада
  • Chinese: 內華達山脈
  • French: Sierra Nevada
  • German: Sierra Nevada
  • Greek: Σιέρρα Νεβάδα
  • Hebrew: סיירה נבדה
  • Italian: Sierra Nevada
  • Japanese: シエラネバダ山脈
  • Korean: 시에라네바다 산맥
  • Lithuanian: Siera Nevada
  • Marathi: सियेरा नेव्हाडा
  • Persian: سیرا نوادا
  • Portuguese: Serra Nevada
  • Russian: Сьерра-Невада
  • Scottish Gaelic: Beanntan Sierra Nevada
  • Serbian: Сијера Невада
  • Spanish: Sierra Nevada
  • Ukrainian: Сьєрра-Невада
  • Western Panjabi: سیرانیوادا
  • Blaue Berge
  • California Range
  • Cordilleras of California
  • High Sierra
  • Kay-o-pha
  • Santa Lucia Range
  • Sierra Neauados
  • Sierra Neuado
  • Sierra Nevada Mountains
  • Sierra Nevadas
  • Sierra San Marcos
  • Sierras Nevadas
  • Skye Mountains
  • Snowy Mountains
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