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Mount Hubbard (Boundary Peak 179)  Alaska/Yukon Territory   #240
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Saint Elias Mountains / Icefield Ranges

Height: 4557 m -> 14951 feet
Prominence?: 2457 m above Kaskawulsh Pass
Line Parent?: Mount Lucania (108.8 km away, at bearing 316 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Lucania (109.0 km away)

Location:   60.31889,-139.07278     60:19:08, -139:04:22   7V 606449 6688482 (98 km N of Yakutat).   AreaCode: GN09/DA17
First Ascent: Wednesday July 25, 1951 Nicholas Clifford, Walter Wood, Peter Wood, Robert Bates
The Southeast face of Mount Hubbard
This peak is #13 on the Height List for Alaska . This peak is #12 in Prominence List for Alaska . This peak is #26 on the Height List for Yukon Territory . This peak is #5 in Prominence List for Yukon Territory .Mount Hubbard is located just south of Mount Alverstone on the border between the Yukon and the Alaska Panhandle. From a base camp on the Cathedral Glacier, the summit can be reached via the mountain's gentle east ridge.

Name Notes: Named after Gardiner Greene Hubbard, the first president of the National Geographic. The Hubbard Medal is for distinction in exploration, discovery and research. It has been awarded 33 times in the past including Robert Perry 1906, Roald Amundsen 1907, Shackelton 1910, Neil Armstrong (1970).

Trips within 1 km
66 2003.04.19 Averstone-Hubbard-Kennedy Massif on Skis Cam Shute
37 1951.07.25 First Ascent of Mount Hubbard and Alverstone Nicholas Clifford


Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
19 Mount Kennedy, Mount Alverstone, and Mount Hubbard Don Funk
13 The Southeast face of Mount Hubbard Cam Shute
10 The Weisshorn and Mount Hubbard, Kennedy and Alverstone Edwina Podemski
10 The Distant Hubbard, Kennedy, Alverston Massif Klaus Haring
7 Mounts Kennedy, Alverstone and Hubbard Edwina Podemski
5 Hubbard Glacier Terminus ca. 1978 Kevin Altheim

Placename Photos
13 Mount Alverstone Cam Shute
9 St. Elias Panorama from the summit of Mount Kennedy Cam Shute
8 Kennedy South Peak, North Face and North Ridge Cam Shute