Definitions for wasatch rangeˈwɔ sætʃ
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word wasatch range
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Wa′satch Range′ˈwɔ sætʃ(n.)
a mountain range in N Utah and SE Idaho. Highest peak, 12,008 ft. (3660 m).
Category: Geography (places)
The Wasatch Range is a mountain range that stretches approximately 160 miles from the Utah-Idaho border, south through central Utah in the western United States. It is generally considered the western edge of the greater Rocky Mountains, and the eastern edge of the Great Basin region. The northern extension of the Wasatch Range, the Bear River Mountains, extends just into Idaho, constituting all of the Wasatch Range in that state. According to the Utah History Encyclopedia, Wasatch in Ute means "mountain pass" or "low pass over high range."
Find a translation for the wasatch range definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these wasatch range definitions with the community:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"wasatch range." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 16 Apr. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/wasatch range>.