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Mount Bona  Alaska   #7669
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Saint Elias Mountains

Height: 5045 m -> 16552 feet
Prominence?: 2095 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Lucania (79.8 km away, at bearing 120 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Lucania (80.0 km away)

Location:   61.38528,-141.75055     61:23:07, -141:45:02   7V 459899 6805933   AreaCode: GO11/DH85
First Ascent: 1930 Andrew Taylor, Terris Moore, Alan Carpe
Bona and Churchill
This peak is #7 on the Height List for Alaska . This peak is #24 in Prominence List for Alaska .Mount Bona is the highest peak in Wrangell-Saint Elias Park. It's a rugged and massively glaciated mountain. The east ridge via the Bona-Churchill col is the standard route, a technically easy climb.

Name Notes: Named in 1897 by Prince Luigi Amedeo, Duke of the Abruzzi, who saw the peak during the first ascent of Mount Saint Elias. He named it after his racing yacht, the Bona.

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16 Bona and Churchill Kevin Altheim