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Mount Sanford  Alaska   #7661
Ranges: North America Ranges / Yukon Ranges / Wrangell Mountains

Height: 4949 m -> 16237 feet
Prominence?: 2344 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Blackburn (64.6 km away, at bearing 146 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Blackburn (65.0 km away)

Location:   62.21333,-144.13000     62:12:48, -144:07:48   6V 649235 6901254   AreaCode: GO24/CB13
First Ascent: 1938 Terris Moore, Bradford Washburn
Mount Sanford - North Slopes
This peak is #9 on the Height List for Alaska . This peak is #16 in Prominence List for Alaska .Mount Sanford is a huge massif located in Alaska's Wrangell Mountains. A broad icefield covers the summit and the mountain has a wicked south face. The north slopes is the standard summit route, which can be done as a ski ascent.

Name Notes: Named by Lt. Henry T. Allen in 1885 for his great grandfather, Rueben Sanford.

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22 Mount Sanford - North Slopes Stephen Skog
16 Mount Sanford - Northwest Aspect Stephen Skog
10 Mount Sanford - Northwest Face Closeup Stephen Skog