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Temptation Peak

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 10' 3" N,
149 ° 31' 23" W

Region

Anchorage

Elevation

5203 ft (1585.87 m)

Uses

Temptation Peak in Detail.

About

In the Chugach Mountains, 4.5 mi N of Mount Williwaw and 12 mi ESE of Anchorage.

History

So named in 1963 by members of the Mountaineering Club of Alaska because "many have been tempted to climb it."

Places Near Temptation Peak
Areas:

Nuk-elehitnu Kaq-,

Bays:

Eagle Bay, Goose Bay,

Capes:

Beluga Point, K-eł Taydeght,

Cities:

Eagle River,

Streams:

Middle Fork Campbell Creek, Snowhawk Creek,

Dams:

Otter Lake Dam, Ship Creek Dam,

Flats:

Eagle River Flats,

Hills:

Bunker Hill,

Routes:

O'Malley Falls,

Lakes:

Lake Clunie, Cochise Lake, Diablo Pond, Dishno Pond, Eagle Lake, Gwenn Lake, Hidden Lake, Lake Kiowa, Long Lake, Lower Fire Lake, Otter Lake, Psalm Lake, Rabbit Lake, Ship Lake, Symphony Lake, Tanaina Lake, Upper Fire Lake, Waldon Lake, Williwan Lakes,

Locales:

2 Bowls, 3 Bowls, Austrian Bowl, Ball Field, Bidarka, Black Lake Chute, Binge Bowl, Cotton Grass, Death Bowls, Dog Bowl, French Bowl, German Bowl, Hugh's Bowl, Italian Bowl, KCK, Koch, Leighow Moon, Lynx, Nike Chutes, North Bowl, North Wedgie, O'Malley Gully, Ship Creek Bowl, Solstice Gully, South Wedgie, Swiss Bowl, Symphony Tarns, Thin White Line, Tiki Cruiser, Windboard Love, Wolverine Chutes,

Mountains:

Blueberry Knoll, Calliope Mountain, Cantata Peak, Flattop Mountain, Mount Gordon Lyon, Harp Mountain, Highland Mountain, Hurdygurdy Mountain, Indianhouse Mountain, Little Teton Mountain, Mount Magnificent, McHugh Peak, Near Point, O-Malley Peak, Ptarmigan Peak, Rainbow Peak, The Ramp, Rendezvous Peak, Suicide Peaks, Tanaina Peak, Temptation Peak, The Wedge, Mount Williwaw, Wolverine Peak,

Parks:

Arnold L Muldoon Park, Beach Lake Park, Centennial Park, Chugach State Park, Cottonwood Park,

Mountain Passes:

Bird Creek Pass, Indian Creek Pass, Powerline Pass, South Ship Lake Pass, West Ship Lake Pass,

Peaks:

Peak 3, Elliot, Falls Peak, False Peak, Flaketop Peak, Homicide Peak, Hope Mountain, Kanchee Peak, Knoya Peak, Koktoya Peak, Little O'Malley, Nest Peak, North Avalanche Mountain, Peak Two, Penguin Peak, South Powerline Peak, The Dome, The Nipple, The Sail, Tikishla Peak, Mount William Barrett,

Rivers:

Eagle River, South Fork Eagle River,

Streams:

Bird Creek, Carol Creek, Clunie Creek, Falls Creek, Fossil Creek, Indian Creek, McHugh Creek, Meadow Creek, North Fork Ship Creek, North Fork Ship Creek, Penguin Creek, Rainbow Creek,

Routes:

Alder Trail, Alder Trail Part 2, Anchorage Overlook Trail, Avalanche Peak, Ballpark Trail, Bird Creek Trail, Bird Ridge Interpretive Trail, Bird Ridge Trail, Bird Valley Trail, Blacktail Ptarmigan Rocks Trail, Blueberry Hollow Trail, Blueberry Loop Trail, Denali View Trail, Eagle River Green Belt Trail, Eagle River North Fork Access Trail, Falls Creek Trail, Flattop Mountain Alternate Trail, Flattop Mountain Trail, Gasline Trail, Golden Grass Trail, Grand View Trail, Hanging Valley Trail, Hemlock Knob Trail, Hidden Lake Trail, Indian Creek Pass Trail, Lake Spur HV Trail, Little Loop Trail, Little Omalley Trail, Long Lake Trail, Lost Cabin Valley Trail, McHugh Lake Trail, Meadow Creek Trail, Middle Fork Loop Trail, Mile High Ridge Trail, Mile High Saddle Trail, Mt Baldy Trail, Muktuk Marston Memorial Trail, Near Point Trail, North Fork Trail, Panorama View Trail, Penguin Creek Trail, Penguin Peak Trail, Picnic Loop Trail, Powerline Access Trail, Powerline Trail, Ptarmigan Pass Trail, Rabbit Lake Trail, Rondevous Peak Spur Trail, Rondevous Peak Trail, Rondevous Ridge Trail, Ship Lake Pass Trail, Silver Fern Trail, South Fork ER Trail, South Fork Rim Trail, Spencer Loop Trail, Spencer Trail, Turnagain Arm Trail, White Spruce Trail, Williwaw Lakes Trail, Wolverine Bowl Loop Trail, Wolverine Bowl Trail, Wolverine Peak Trail,

Valleys:

Campbell Creek Canyon, Hanging Valley,

Cities:

Basher, Fort Richardson, Indian,

Waterfalls:

Barbara Falls,