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Vulcan Mountain  Yukon Territory   #3630
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Saint Elias Mountains / Icefield Ranges / Kluane Ranges

Height: 2780 m -> 9121 feet
Prominence?: 440 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Cairnes (10.3 km away, at bearing 101 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Cairnes (10.0 km away)

Location:   60.88620,-138.46350     60:53:10, -138:27:49   7V 637656 6752775 (54 km W of Haines Junction). NTS Mapsheet: 115.B.16   AreaCode: GN08/IE86
Vulcan Mountain is the second highest point in the group of mountains separated by the Slims and Kaskawulsh rivers. A glacier sits on the north side of the mountain. It's seldom climbed because of the elaborate approach and the proximity of higher peaks in the Icefield Ranges to the west.

Trips within 1 km
33 2006.06.06 Sneaker Mountaineering: Skiing and Climbing on the Edge of Kluane National Park Klaus Haring


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12 Kluane Plateau and Vulcan Mountain from the north Klaus Haring