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Wardies Peak

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 49' 16" N,
148 ° 14' 28" W

Region

Matanuska-Susitna

Elevation

2749 ft (837.9 m)

Uses

Wardies Peak in Detail.

About

Located 4 km (2.5 mi) south of the west end of Anthracite Ridge, 0.8 km (0.5 mi) northeast of Upper Bonnie Lake, 104 km (65 mi) northeast of Anchorage.

History

Named for Wardie W King (1914-1995), Chief of Safety for the US Army Corps of Engineers Alaska District, and longtime resident of a cabin located near the summit.