Information About

Peril Peak

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 12' 59" N,
148 ° 59' 4" W

Region

Anchorage

Elevation

6227 ft (1897.99 m)

Uses

Peril Peak in Detail.

About

Between Eklutna Glacier and its West Fork in the Chugach Mountains, 30 mi E of Anchorage.

History

Named in 1963 by the members of the Mountraineering Club of Alaska because of the danger and difficulty involved in climbing it. When viewed from the north the feature appears as though there are two summits.

Places Near Peril Peak
Dams:

Eklutna Dam, Eklutna Dam,

Glaciers:

Clear Glacier, Crow Glacier, Eagle Glacier, Eklutna Glacier, Icicle Glacier, Milk Glacier, Raven Glacier, West Branch Eklutna Glacier, Whiteout Glacier,

Lakes:

Crystal Lake, Eklutna Lake, Glenn Lake,

Mountains:

Baleful Peak, Barnes Mountain, Bashful Peak, Mount Beelzebub, Bellicose Peak, Benign Peak, Bold Peak, Camp Robber Peak, Crow Peak, Goat Mountain, Hut Peak, Jewel Mountain, Magpie Peak, The Mitre, Moonlight Mountain, Peeking Mountain, Peril Peak, Polar Bear Peak, Raggedtop Mountain, Rook Mountain, Mount Rumble, Summit Mountain, Sunlight Mountain, Thunder Bird Peak, Whiteout Peak, Mount Yukla,

Mountain Passes:

Crow Pass, Moraine Pass,

Peaks:

A1, Antarctic View Peak, Bees Heaven Peak, Bleak Peak, Booty Peak, Bounty Peak, Bright Peak, Bunting Peak, Devils Mistress, East Kiliak Peak, Finch Peak, Icicle Peak, Insignificant Peak, Longspur Peak, Middle Raven Peak, Mystery Mountain, Nantina Point, North Raven Peak, Pass Out Peak, Peters Peak, Pipit Peak, Pleasant Mountain, Polar Peak, Rosy Peak, Saghala Point, Salt Peak, Shaker Peak, South Raven Peak, Sparrow Peak, Transcendence Peak, Vertigo Peak, West Kiliak Peak, Yudikench Peak,

Streams:

Camp Creek, Milk Creek, Raven Creek, Thachkatnu Creek,

Routes:

Bold Ridge Trail, Crow Pass Trail, East Fork Eklutna River Trail, Eklutna ATV Access Trail, Eklutna Lake Spillway Trail, Eklutna Lakeside Trail, Eklutna Spillway Trail, Jewel Mountain, Twin Peaks Trail, Yuditna Cabin Access Trail, Yuditna Cabin Trail,

Valleys:

Glacier Gulch,