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Mollie's Nipple or Molly's Nipple is the name given to as many as seven peaks, at least one butte, at least one well, and some other geological features in Utah. There is also a lake named "Nipple", but it does not specify whose nipple it was named for. Some sources claim there are eleven geological features in Utah that bear this name. At least some of those names are attributed to John Kitchen – a pioneer of an early exploration of Utah, who named them to commemorate a nipple of his wife (or his bride according to some sources) Molly.
Note: the U.S. Board on Geographic Names discourages the use of the apostrophe in place names. This has not prevented some individuals and organizations from re-inserting apostrophes dropped from possessive place names on their own.
Mollies Nipple, a mountain summit at the head of Kitchen Canyon in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Kane County, is the second highest feature so named, reaching 7,264 feet (2,214.07 meters) above sea level. The climb has areas of a few classes including Class 2 and Class 3 and a short "50 foot Class 4 Pitch". The trail-head can be approached only by a four-wheel drive.
Nearby at Nipple Lake, John Kitchen built his ranch, which still exists.
Mollie's Nipple butte is located in Hurricane Valley Heritage Park. Its elevation is 1353 feet "above the fertile Hurricane Valley". Mollie's Nipple butte was well known to pioneers during frontier exploration of the area. The butte has an archeological significance because indigenous peoples of the Americas used the caves below the Nipple for cooking. Climbers also find some old pottery atop of the Nipple. It is believed that the butte was used "to send up smoke signals to hunting and seed gathering parties."
The butte can be climbed; those who reach the top are rewarded by "a vast circle of breath-taking, colorful, geologic and historic wonders, unmatched by any view in the world!"