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.