Quiz: How Well Do You Actually Know "Sierra Nevada" Slang?

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We’re pretty sure you can “sierra” way through this quiz on Sierra Nevada slang!

How well do you know Sierra Nevada slang? Things people in Sierra Nevada say. Words people in Sierra Nevada say.

 Aug 26, 2016
1 of 10When you see “bighorns”, what are you seeing?
sierra nevada, mountains, pretty landscape, nature
Sharp rocks
Horns that are large in size
2 of 10What does “sierra” mean?
nature, mountains, trees, water stream
Mountain range
3 of 10“Nevada” in Spanish means ______.
eastern sierra, sierra nevada, mountains, nature, Outdoors
highest peak
4 of 10True or False?
snowy mountains, mountains, nature, Outdoors
Sierra Nevada has the largest alpine lake in North America.
5 of 10What is “pogonip”?
snowboarding, snow, Outdoors, Friends, fun
A harsh winf
The snow on top of mountains
A dense winter fog
6 of 10What type of tree is a “sequoia”?
nature, lake, snowy mountains, mountains, trees, Outdoors
7 of 10True or False?
snow cave, camping, snow, Outdoors, nature, sierra neveda
The Sierra Nevada range is the highest mountain range in the U.S.
8 of 10What are “beeves”?
mountains, nature, rocks, trees, Outdoors, sierra nevada
9 of 10Who are "burners"?
bighorn, sheep, nature, sierra nevada, animals
People who like to hike a lot
People who love to hunt
People who run Burning Man
10 of 10When someone mentions Tehachapi, they’re talking about ____.
girl, nature, mountains, sierra nevada, lake
a historic figure
a mountain pass
an animal
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