Capet Peak (N-West Peak) Yukon Territory
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Saint Elias Mountains / Icefield Ranges
Height: 5250 m -> 17224 feet
Prominence?: 240 m
Line Parent?: AINA Peak (3.3 km away, at bearing 166 degrees)
Greater Parent: Prospector's Peak (5.0 km away)
Location: 60.63750,-140.54480 60:38:15, -140:32:41 7V 524900 6722498 (8 km NE of King Peak). NTS Mapsheet: 115.C.10 AreaCode: GO00/GF34
| This peak is #12 on the Height List for Yukon Territory .This peak is the northernmost and most remote of the many summits associated with the Mount Logan massif. The easiest summit route appears to be its south ridge. |
Name Notes: Named according to the King and Queen theme of the area, after King Hugh Capet of France, King of France from 987 to 996. He was born in Paris, and came from a powerful and influential family of the Germanic Aristocracy of France. He married Adelaide of Aquitaine.
It is referred to N-West Summit (of AINA) on the AINA map.
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