Information About

Mount Crosson

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Mount Crosson on The Map

Location

63 ° 0' 30" N,
151 ° 16' 21" W

Region

Denali

Ridges

Crosson Ridge,

Elevation

12352 ft (3764.89 m)

Uses

Mount Crosson in Detail.

Getting There

To get to Mount Crosson one often flies on an air taxi out of Talkeetna, and setups up camp at the Denali Basecamp on the Kahiltna Glacier.

About

in Denali National Park, 10 mi. SW of Denali, Alaska Range

Mount Crosson is a large glacier covered mountain in the Alaska Range. It is popular climb and is often enroute to summits attempts of Mt. Foraker.

History

Named in 1949 by Bradford Washburn, for Joseph Crosson, "pioneer aviator of Alaska."

Mount Crosson Gallery

Pictures of, from, or near Mount Crosson.