Mount Quincy Adams (Boundary Peak 163) Alaska/British Columbia #233
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Saint Elias Mountains / Fairweather Range
Height: 4150 m -> 13615 feet
Prominence?: 420 m
Line Parent?: Fairweather Mountain (4.3 km away, at bearing 267 degrees)
Greater Parent: Fairweather Mountain (4.0 km away)
Location: 58.90833,-137.45166 58:54:30, -137:27:06 8V 358792 6532433 AreaCode: FN87/JE05
First Ascent: Wednesday May 23, 1962 Scott Alrighi, Dave Bohn, Hans Flachsmann, Arthur Maki, Martin Mushkin
| This peak is #29 on the Height List for Alaska . This peak is #2 on the Height List for British Columbia .On BC-Alaska boundary, E of Fairweather Mountain, Cassiar Land District. This rugged, ridge-like mountain is the second highest peak in British Columbia, Its west ridge is connected to Mount Fairweather. Mount Quincy Adams has a straightforward ascent route along its south ridge. It also features challenging ice and snow routes.|
See also Dave Bohn article ACC.
Name Notes: Adopted in 1966, after John Quincy Adams, 6th President of the US. Second highest mountain in BC, after Fairweather Mountain.
Trip Reports within 1 km
2015.09.14 First Ascent Notes -1962 Bohn and party Robin Tivy
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11 Mount Quincy Adams North Face David Henry
10 Mount Quincy Adams - North Face Fred Touche