Information About

Mount Alyeska

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 57' 35" N,
149 ° 3' 10" W

Region

Anchorage

Nearest City

Girdwood

Elevation

3527 ft (1075.03 m)

Uses

Mount Alyeska in Detail.

About

In Chugach National Forest, SW end of Chugach Mountains, on the N side of Turnagain Arm, 4 mi NE of Girwood.

History

Named byU.S. Forest Service (USFS)in 1959 after the Alyeska Ski Area which has been improved with a lift and buildings by the Alyeska Ski Corporation, immediately to the west of this mountain.

Mount Alyeska Gallery

Pictures of, from, or near Mount Alyeska.

Places Near Mount Alyeska
Cities:

Girdwood,

Streams:

Davis Creek,

Glaciers:

Byron Glacier, Clear Glacier, Crow Glacier, Eagle Glacier, Explorer Glacier, Milk Glacier, Organ Glacier, Raven Glacier,

Lakes:

Airstrip Pond, Alder Pond, Crystal Lake, Luebner Lake,

Mountains:

Mount Alyeska, Barnes Mountain, Baumann Bump, Blueberry Hill, Camp Robber Peak, Cornbiscuit, Crow Peak, Eagle Peak, Goat Mountain, Hibbs Peak, Hut Peak, Jewel Mountain, Kickstep Mountain, Kinnikinnick Mountain, Lingon Mountain, Magpie Peak, Nagoon Mountain, Notch Mountain, Organ Mountain, Polar Bear Peak, Raggedtop Mountain, Rook Mountain, Summit Mountain, Sunburst, Whiteout Peak,

Mountain Passes:

Crow Pass, Moraine Pass, Turnagain Pass,

Peaks:

A1, Bearberry Point, Berg Peak, Bramble Knoll, Bunting Peak, California Peak, Chinstrap Peak, Crested Peak, Finch Peak, Fishs Breath, Gentoo Peak, Highbush Peak, Insignificant Peak, Kelleys Knob, Longspur Peak, Lowbush Peak, Middle Raven Peak, Mystery Mountain, North Raven Peak, Pipit Peak, Portage Peak, Pyramid Peak, Rosy Peak, Saghala Point, South Raven Peak, Sparrow Peak, Tincan Roadside, Vertigo Peak,

Ridges:

Seattle Ridge,

Rivers:

Glacier River, Placer River, Twentymile River,

Routes:

-1 Bowl, 1st Bowl, 2nd Bowl, 3rd Bowl, 4th Bowl, Bermuda Triangle, Center Ridge, Cornbiscuit, Eddy's, Gods Country, Little Sweden, Magnum, Sunburst, The Library, Wolverine, Zero Bowl,

Streams:

Bertha Creek, California Creek, Camp Creek, Crow Creek, Glacier Creek, Ingram Creek, Kern Creek, Lyon Creek, Milk Creek, Peterson Creek, Portage Creek, Raven Creek, Sawmill Creek, Seattle Creek, Skookum Creek, Slate Creek, Taylor Creek, Tincan Creek, Virgin Creek, Winner Creek, Wolverine Creek,

Routes:

Abe's Trail, Cali Creek Trail, Crow Pass Trail, Indian to Bird Bike Trail, Jewel Mountain,

Valleys:

Glacier Gulch, Placer River Valley,

Cities:

Alyeska,