Information About

Horseshoe Mountain

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Horseshoe Mountain on The Map

Location

68 ° 36' 31" N,
152 ° 46' 6" W

Region

North Slope

Elevation

2182 ft (665.07 m)

Uses

Horseshoe Mountain in Detail.

About

5 mi. NE of Fortress Mtn. and 42 mi. NW of Anaktuvuk Pass, Arctic Slope

History

So named by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) geologists about 1950 "because of the characteristic horseshoe shape of the feature."