Information About

Mount Alpenglow

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 52' 32" N,
149 ° 19' 55" W

Region

Kenai Peninsula

Elevation

4406 ft (1342.95 m)

Uses

Mount Alpenglow in Detail.

About

On the S side of Turnagain Arm 3.7 mi SE of the mouth of Sixmile Creek and 12 mi WNW of Portage; Chugach Mts.

History

Feature is a landmark so situated that it displays "the pink glow of western-exposed mountains at sunset...well known by the term alpenglow" to travelers of the Seward Highway and skiers of Mount Alyeska.

Places Near Mount Alpenglow
Capes:

Bird Point, Snipers Point,

Cities:

Girdwood,

Streams:

Davis Creek,

Glaciers:

Bird Glacier, Clear Glacier, Crow Glacier,

Lakes:

Crystal Lake, Lower Summit Lake, Ship Lake,

Locales:

Bidarka, Thin White Line,

Mountains:

Mount Alpenglow, Bird Peak, Bradley Peak, Camp Robber Peak, Cornbiscuit, Crow Peak, Indianhouse Mountain, Magpie Peak, Manitoba Mountain, Raggedtop Mountain, The Ramp, Sunburst,

Mountain Passes:

Bird Creek Pass, Crow Pass, Indian Creek Pass, Moraine Pass, Powerline Pass, Turnagain Pass,

Peaks:

Adelie Point, California Peak, Chinstrap Peak, Crested Peak, East Groundhog Peak, Fishs Breath, Fresno Benchmark, Gentoo Peak, Gleason Creek Ridge, Granddaddy, Homicide Peak, Nest Peak, North Avalanche Mountain, Pastoral Peak, Penguin Peak, Pyramid Peak, Silvertip, Spirit Walker, Tincan Roadside, West Groundhog Peak,

Ridges:

Roaring Ridge, Seattle Creek Headwall, Seattle Ridge,

Routes:

-1 Bowl, 1st Bowl, 2nd Bowl, 3rd Bowl, 4th Bowl, Bermuda Triangle, Center Ridge, Cornbiscuit, Frenchy, Fresno, Lipps, Little Sweden, Lonestar, Magnum, Moose, Pete's North, Pete's South, Raven Ridge, Spirit Walker, Sunburst, The Library, Tributary, Wilson North, Wilson South, Zero Bowl,

Streams:

Alder Creek, Bay Creek, Beaver Creek, Bench Creek, Bertha Creek, Bird Creek, Black Creek, Block Creek, Bonanza Creek, California Creek, Canyon Creek, Center Creek, Clinton Creek, Coeur d-Alene Creek, Cub Creek, Divide Creek, Donaldson Creek, East Fork Sixmile Creek, Falls Creek, Frenchy Creek, Fresno Creek, Glacier Creek, Gleason Creek, Granite Creek, Groundhog Creek, Gulch Creek, Indian Creek, Juneau Creek, Lynx Creek, Lyon Creek, Mills Creek, Moose Creek, Nelson Creek, Old Woman Creek, Pass Creek, Penguin Creek, Petes Creek, Roaring Creek, Sawmill Creek, Seattle Creek, Silvertip Creek, Sixmile Creek, Slate Creek, Spokane Creek, Sunrise Creek, Sunset Creek, Taylor Creek, Tincan Creek, Tributary Creek, Virgin Creek, Walker Creek, Weber Creek, Wilson Creek, Wolverine Creek,

Routes:

Abe's Trail, Avalanche Peak, Bird Creek Trail, Bird Point Interpretive Trail, Bird Ridge Interpretive Trail, Bird Ridge Trail, Bird Valley Trail, Cali Creek Trail, Crow Pass Trail, Indian Creek Pass Trail, Indian to Bird Bike Trail, Penguin Creek Trail, Penguin Peak Trail, Powerline Trail,

Cities:

Dahl, Indian, Silvertip, Sunrise, Wibel,