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Mendenhall Towers, Alaska


Prominence: 1810 ft, 552 m

Elevation: 6910 feet, 2106 meters


Approx. Isolation: 6.68 mi, 10.75 km
Highest SummitMain Tower
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)58° 31' 59'' N; 134° 29' 11'' W
58.533166, -134.486432 (Dec Deg)
529904E 6488186N Zone 8 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
County/Second Level RegionJuneau
City/TownJuneau
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1977-01 by Dick Ellsworth
     1985-07 by Dick Ellsworth

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Trudging up the lower part of the couloir of the Main Mendenhall Tower (1977-01). Photo by Dick Ellsworth.
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 1810 ft/552 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1910 ft/582 m
  Key Col: 5100 ft/1554 m
Isolation6.68 mi/10.75 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    The Snow Towers  (N)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Coast Mountains
Range4: Boundary Ranges
Range5: Juneau Icefield
Drainage BasinsMinor Streams of Canada/SE Alaska
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Tongass National Forest
Topo MapJuneau C-2 I58134e3 1:63,360
Data Source1:62,500 Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Ben Still.
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Other Photos

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Nearing the summit of the Main Mendenhall Tower on the first winter ascent (1977-01). Photo by Dick Ellsworth.
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