Information About

Abercrombie Mountain

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 15' 5" N,
146 ° 7' 0" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Nearest City

Valdez

Elevation

6827 ft (2080.87 m)

Uses

Abercrombie Mountain in Detail.

About

On E side of Valdez Glacier about 11.5 mi NNE of Valdez, Chugach Mountains.

History

Named in 1959 by Lawrence Nielsen for Captain William R. Abercrombie, USA, who led several expeditions in this area in 1884, 1898, and 1899.

Abercrombie Mountain Gallery

Pictures of, from, or near Abercrombie Mountain.

Places Near Abercrombie Mountain
Basins:

Washbowl Basin,

Crags:

Valdez Glacier Campground Wall, Lookout Rock, Panorama Point,

Dams:

Solomon Gulch Dam A, Solomon Gulch Dam B, Solomon Lake Dam,

Flats:

Duck Flats,

Glaciers:

Camicia Glacier, Corbin Glacier, Don Glacier, G-g-g-g-g Glacier, Hogback Glacier, Keystone Glacier, Klutina Glacier, Mineral Creek Glacier, Rubin Glacier, Valdez Glacier,

Routes:

Fang Gully, Horsetail Falls (Ice Climb), Hung Jury, Mud Slide,

Islands:

Ammunition Island, Mineral Creek Islands,

Lakes:

Crater Lake, Deep Lake, Robe Lake, Solomon Gulch Lake, Solomon Lake, Valdez Glacier Lake,

Locales:

Airport Chute, Cabell Chute, Delta Chute, Grant Chute, Lookout Bowl, Tombstone Wall,

Mountains:

Prospectors Peak, Abercrombie Mountain, Black Mountain, Mount Brookfield, Camp Mountain, East Peak, Mount Evans, Mount Francis, Hogsback, Mount Mahlo, Mount Ourand, Mount Schrader, Sharp Peak, Sugarloaf Mountain, Townsend Peak, Valdez Summit, West Peak,

Peaks:

Benzene, Bob's Knob, Mount Bonet, Comstock, Embick, High Back, Snow Dome, Titan Chair,

Rivers:

Lowe River, Robe River,

Routes:

Lazy Days, No Floss Necessary, Route number 1, Route number 3, Trim the Bush, Wet Finish,

Routes:

Dragon's Teeth, Route number 2,

Streams:

Abercrombie Creek, Brevier Creek, Brown Creek, Browns Creek, Cameron Creek, Camicia Creek, Canyon Slough, Corbin Creek, East Fork Mineral Creek, Glacier Creek, Goat Creek, Slater Creek, Valdez Glacier Stream,

Routes:

Area 51 Access Trail, Browns Creek Trail, Dayville Power Line Trail, Mount Francis Winter Trail, Hogsback Trail, John Hunter Memorial Trail, Levee to Valdez Glacier Trail, Lost Toque Trail, Mineral Creek Stamp Mill Trail, Northern Robe Lake Trail, Pack Trail of 1899, River Drive Trail, Robe River Hogsback Access Trail, Solomon Gulch Valdez Overlook Spur, Southern Robe Lake Trail,

Valleys:

Abercrombie Gulch, Goat Gully, Keystone Canyon, Solomon Gulch, Sulphide Gulch,

Cities:

Old Valdez,

Waterfalls:

Horsetail Falls,