Information About

White Mountains

Quick Facts

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Location

65 ° 31' 53" N,
147 ° 32' 36" W

Region

Yukon-Koyukuk (CA)

Mountains

Lime Peak,

Elevation

3205 ft (976.88 m)

Uses

White Mountains in Detail.

About

trend ENE bounded on the SW and NW by Beaver Creek and on the NE by Preacher Creek, 60 mi. W of Circle, Yukon-Tanana High.

History

Descriptive name given by prospectors; reported in 1903 by Prindle (1905, p.74), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). So named because they are composed of white limestone (Brooks and others, 1906, p 130).