Information About

University Range

Quick Facts

Open in The Map University Range on The Map

Location

61 ° 26' 42" N,
142 ° 8' 39" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Mountains

University Peak,

Elevation

8419 ft (2566.11 m)

Uses

University Range in Detail.

Getting There


About

Trends NW-SE from Chitistone River to University Peak, bounded on the E by University Peak, on the SW by Glacier Creek and the unnamed glacier at the head of he stream, on the NW by the Chitistone River, and on the NE by Chitistone Glacier and the head of Russell Glacier, 38 mi E of McCarthy, St. Elias Mts.


History

Named in 1965 by Terris Moore, former President of the University of Alaska, for the University of Alaska.