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Mount Spurr (Hatay Mountain)  Alaska   #27834
Ranges: North America Ranges / Alaska Ranges

Height: 3374 m -> 11070 feet
Prominence?: 585 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Torbert (14.8 km away, at bearing 325 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Torbert (15.0 km away)

Location:   61.29889,-152.25417     61:17:56, -152:15:15   5V 539959 6796308 (99 km NW of Kenai).   AreaCode: GP12/CC95
First Ascent: 1960 1960 by Helga Bading, Bob Bailey, H. Erik Barnes, Gregg Erickson, Chuck Metzger, and Burt Puchtler (see the September 1960 Scree, the December 1960 Scree, and the 1961 American Alpine Journal)
Spurr - Caldera Melt Pit I
Located 15km SE of Mount Torbert and directly NW of the E end of Chakachamna Lake. A heavily glaciated volcano with several summits whose Glacier capped caldera collapsed in 2005 due to increased activity. There are several smaller tongue glaciers draining the mountain but most of the ice drains NE towards the Capps Glacier.

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13 Spurr - Caldera Melt Pit II Kevin Altheim
9 Spurr - Caldera Melt Pit I Kevin Altheim
6 Spurr from the South Kevin Altheim
5 Spurr and Capps Glacier Kevin Altheim
4 Spurr from the Northeast Kevin Altheim
3 Mount Spurr Ray Borbon