Akoviknak Mountain

No Reviews. Leave the first review
Quick Facts
  • Location: 68 ° 12' 23" N, 166 ° 0' 11" W
  • Region: North Slope
  • Elevation: 328 ft / 100 m

Details

About
Trends NNW to SSE just E of Akoviknak Lagoon and 4.2 mi NNW of Cape Thompson, Arctic Slope.

History
An Eskimo name reported to mean "one that resembles a White Whale." The name alludes to bumps on the whale's head represented by large boulders on the ridge according to W. O. Pruitt, University of Alaska, in 1962. Project Chariot personnel reported the name as "Ahviknuk" in 1962.

Reviews

Feedback

Sign in to send us feedback.
Let us know how you think this page on Akoviknak Mountain could be improved, what questions were left unanswered.
If you have concerns about Akoviknak Mountain, send those in and we will forward those on to proper care takers.
If you have insights you would like to share we welcome those as well.