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Mount Hunter  Alaska   #7920
Ranges: North America Ranges / Alaska Ranges

Height: 4442 m -> 14573 feet
Prominence?: 1412 m  
Line Parent?: Denali (13.9 km away, at bearing 18 degrees)
Greater Parent: Denali (14.0 km away)

Location:   62.95033,-151.09183     62:57:01, -151:05:31   5V 596807 6981491   AreaCode: GP21/JA59
First Ascent: 1954 Fred Beckey, Henry Meybohm, Heinrich Harrer
Mount Hunter - Upper West Ridge
This peak is #15 on the Height List for Alaska . This peak is #76 in Prominence List for Alaska .Mount Hunter is a rugged massif located south of Mount McKinley. It has a reputation as a difficult and dangerous mountain to climb. Many summit attempts have led to failure or fatalities. The summit of Mount Hunter is covered by a glacier, but its flanks contain many rock faces and avalanche-prone gullies. The standard route is the long and complex west ridge.

Trips within 1 km


Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
16 Mount Hunter - Upper West Ridge Brian Friedrich
14 Mount Hunter Fred Touche
8 Base Camp below Mount Hunter Zoran Vasic
8 Mount Hunter - West Side Brian Friedrich
6 Mount Hunter from 14K camp Serguei Okountsev

Placename Photos
11 Foraker and Hunter - East Side Closeup Kevin Altheim
11 Denali and Foraker Aerial Kevin Altheim