Information About

Organ Mountain

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Organ Mountain on The Map

Location

61 ° 7' 58" N,
149 ° 14' 26" W

Region

Anchorage

Elevation

6650 ft (2026.92 m)

Uses

Organ Mountain in Detail.

About

3.2 mi. NW of Moraine Pass and 22 mi. SE of Anchorage, Chugach Mts.

History

Descriptive name reported in 1932 by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) because "a line of several high rock pinnacles on the crest of this mountain give it the appearance from below of an organ."

Places Near Organ Mountain
Capes:

Bird Point,

Cities:

Girdwood,

Glaciers:

Bird Glacier, Clear Glacier, Crow Glacier, Flute Glacier, Icicle Glacier, Milk Glacier, Organ Glacier, Raven Glacier,

Lakes:

Crystal Lake, Eagle Lake, Symphony Lake,

Locales:

2 Bowls, 3 Bowls, Austrian Bowl, Binge Bowl, Cotton Grass, Death Bowls, Dog Bowl, Hugh's Bowl, Italian Bowl, Koch, Leighow Moon, Lynx, Swiss Bowl, Symphony Tarns,

Mountains:

Mount Alyeska, Barnes Mountain, Baumann Bump, Bellicose Peak, Bird Peak, Calliope Mountain, Camp Robber Peak, Cantata Peak, Crow Peak, Eagle Peak, Goat Mountain, Harp Mountain, Hibbs Peak, Hurdygurdy Mountain, Jewel Mountain, Mount Magnificent, Magpie Peak, Moonlight Mountain, Notch Mountain, Organ Mountain, Peeking Mountain, Polar Bear Peak, Raggedtop Mountain, Rook Mountain, Mount Rumble, Summit Mountain, Sunlight Mountain, Thunder Bird Peak, Mount Yukla,

Parks:

Chugach State Park,

Mountain Passes:

Bird Creek Pass, Crow Pass, Moraine Pass,

Peaks:

Adelie Point, Bees Heaven Peak, California Peak, Chinstrap Peak, Crested Peak, Devils Mistress, East Kiliak Peak, Fishs Breath, Gentoo Peak, Icicle Peak, Middle Raven Peak, Nantina Point, Nest Peak, North Raven Peak, Penguin Peak, Peters Peak, Pleasant Mountain, Saghala Point, South Raina Peak, South Raven Peak, The Sail, Transcendence Peak, Vertigo Peak, West Kiliak Peak,

Streams:

California Creek, Camp Creek, Crow Creek, Falling Water Creek, Glacier Creek, Milk Creek, Penguin Creek, Raven Creek, Virgin Creek, Winner Creek,

Routes:

Abe's Trail, Albert Loop Trail, Bird Creek Trail, Bird Point Interpretive Trail, Bird Valley Trail, Cali Creek Trail, Connector 1 Trail, Connector 2 Trail, Crow Pass Trail, Dew Mound Trail, Eagle River North Fork Access Trail, Four Corners Loop Trail, Hanging Valley Trail, Indian to Bird Bike Trail, Jewel Mountain, Lake Spur HV Trail, Meadow Creek Trail, Mountain Meadow Trail, Penguin Creek Trail, Penguin Peak Trail, Rapids Camp Loop Trail, River Loop Trail, Rodak Nature Loop Trail, South Fork ER Trail,

Valleys:

Glacier Gulch, Hanging Valley,

Cities:

Alyeska,