Harney Peak


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Harney Peak

Former name for Black Elk Peak.
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Harney Peak

(ˈhɑːnɪ)
n
(Placename) a mountain in SW South Dakota: the highest peak in the Black Hills. Height: 2207 m (7242 ft)
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Har′ney Peak′

(ˈhɑr ni)
n.
a mountain in SW South Dakota: the highest peak in the Black Hills. 7242 ft. (2207 m).
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Yost, the Domestic Names Committee's executive secretary, said the trend started about five years ago, with the effort to rename Harney Peak in South Dakota.
Bellini on Harney Peak in Black Hills National Forest, South Dakota.--Photo by Ilene Silver
Instead of racing to Montana for the elk hunt and arriving tired and out of shape, we should stop midway in South Dakota's Black Hills to hunt ruffed grouse while climbing Harney Peak, highest point east of the Rockies.