Mountain Page   Home     Help   Index     Login
Mount Alverstone (Boundary Peak 180)  Alaska/Yukon Territory   #242
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Saint Elias Mountains / Icefield Ranges

Height: 4420 m -> 14501 feet
Prominence?: 520 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Hubbard (3.7 km away, at bearing 178 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Hubbard (4.0 km away)

Location:   60.35200,-139.07567     60:21:07, -139:04:32   7V 606182 6692164 (97 km SW of Haines Junction).   AreaCode: GN09/DA57
First Ascent: 1951 Walter Wood, Peter Wood, Robert Bates, Nicholas Clifford
Mount Alverstone
This peak is #16 on the Height List for Alaska . This peak is #29 on the Height List for Yukon Territory .Mount Alverstone is located on a north-south trending ridge system that straddles the Yukon-Alaska border and includes Mount Hubbard. The north slopes and then the upper west buttress are the easiest way to climb the mountain. Approach from the Dusty Glacier and gain The Great Shelf Glacier via a 3500-m col to reach the north side of the mountain.

Name Notes: Lord Chief Justice Baron Alverstone (1842 Holborn, London - 1915 Cranleigh, Surrey)

Trip Reports 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
13 Mount Alverstone Cam Shute
7 Mounts Kennedy, Alverstone and Hubbard Edwina Podemski

Placename Photos
19 Mount Kennedy, Mount Alverstone, and Mount Hubbard Don Funk
9 St. Elias Panorama from the summit of Mount Kennedy Cam Shute
5 Hubbard Glacier Terminus ca. 1978 Kevin Altheim