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Mount Jackson  Montana   #14161
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / US Rockies / Montana Rockies

Height: 3064 m -> 10052 feet
Prominence?: 1038 m above Logan Pass
Line Parent?: Mount Cleveland (37.2 km away, at bearing 346 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Cleveland (37.0 km away)

Location:   48.60028,-113.72166     48:36:01, -113:43:18   12U 299352 5386598 (50 km NE of Whitefish).   AreaCode: EL83/GH02
Mount Jackson
This peak is #28 in Prominence List for Montana .Located at the headwaters of the Saint Mary River on the N, and between the headwaters of Harrison and Lincoln Creeks to the S. It is the second highest point between Logan and Marias Passes and is steep on all sides.

It lies amongst the most significant glaciation in Glacier National Park, with the Harrison Glacier below the S face and the Jackson Glacier below the E face. There are also several other smaller remnant glaciers on the mountain.

Best access is most likely the Gunsight Pass Trail which gains Gunsight Pass 1.2km to the NW.

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Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
12 Mount Jackson and the Jackson Glacier Kevin Altheim
7 Mount Jackson Kevin Altheim
5 Mount Jackson and the Harrison Glacier Kevin Altheim

Placename Photos
2 Gunsight Pass and Lake Ellen Wilson Kevin Altheim