Mount Augusta

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Quick Facts
  • Location: 60 ° 18' 20.722" N, 140 ° 27' 36.007" W
  • Region: Yakutat
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  • Elevation: 13783 ft (4201.06 m)


on Alaska-Canada boundary, 16 mi. E of Mount St. Elias and 58 mi. NNW of Yakutat, St. Elias Mts.

Named in 1891 by I. C. Russell, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), for his wife J. Augusta Olmsted Russell. It was first climbed July 4, 1952 (Farquhar, 1959, p.213).



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