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Mount Logan

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 20' 22" N,
146 ° 20' 14" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Nearest City

Valdez

Elevation

6230 ft (1898.9 m)

Uses

Mount Logan in Detail.

About

On the S side of Valdez Glacier, SE of Mount Cushman, 4 mi from the head of the glacier and 16 mi NNW of Valdez, Chugach Mts.

History

Named by L. E. Nielsen in 1959 for Dr. Logan who spent the winter of 1898-99 in the interior of Alaska where he saved lives of many prospectors. About March, 1899, he died on Valdez Glacier while trying to bring a group of prospectors sick with scurvy to Valzez.

Mount Logan Gallery

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