Information About

Gravel Mountain

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Gravel Mountain on The Map

Location

63 ° 25' 41" N,
150 ° 11' 34" W

Region

Denali

Nearest City

Talkeetna

Parent

Alaska Range

Elevation

5902 ft (1798.93 m)

Gravel Mountain in Detail.

About

In Mount Mckinley National Park, at the head of Gorge Creek, 3.7 mi. E of Eielson Visitor Center, Alaska Range.

History

Named by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) in 1931 because a curious gravel bank was discovered on top of this mountain by members of the survey party.