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Alsek Peak  Yukon Territory   #12049
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Saint Elias Mountains / Alsek Ranges

Height: 2716 m -> 8911 feet
Prominence?: 2001 m above Dezadeash-Klukshu Pass
Line Parent?: Buckwell Peak (82.4 km away, at bearing 146 degrees)
Greater Parent: Keele Peak (537.0 km away)

Location:   60.03222,-137.59048     60:01:56, -137:35:26   8V 355674 6657826 (80 km S of Haines Junction). NTS Mapsheet: 115.A.04   AreaCode: GN07/AF39
This peak is #8 in Prominence List for Yukon Territory .Alsek Peak is located just north of the BC-Yukon border. It's the second highest point of the Alsek Ranges and the highest point between the Tatshenshini and Alsek rivers. It's a steep, dramatic pyramid surrounded by several large glaciers. She shortest access is via an old mining road that crosses a pass northeast of the summit.

Name Notes: Named after the Alsek Ranges.

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