Chugach Mountains

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointMount Marcus Baker (13,176 ft/4016 m)
CountriesUnited States
Area19,478 sq mi / 50,447 sq km
Area may include lowland areas
Extent150 mi / 242 km North-South
291 mi / 468 km East-West
Center Lat/Long61° 2' N; 145° 43' W
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Map of Chugach Mountains
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Note: Range borders shown on map are an approximation and are not authoritative.
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Chugach Mountains.
South-Central AlaskaLevel 3 (Parent)
         Talkeetna MountainsLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Wrangell MountainsLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Chugach MountainsLevel 4
                 Western Chugach MountainsLevel 5 (Child)
                 Waxell-Barkley RidgesLevel 5 (Child)
                 Robinson MountainsLevel 5 (Child)
         Kenai MountainsLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Kodiak IslandLevel 4 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Chugach Mountains

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NameftmRange5
1.Mount Marcus Baker13,1764016 
2.Mount Thor12,5213816 
3.Mount Valhalla12,1353699 
4.Mount Witherspoon12,0123661 
5.Mount Einstein11,5523521 
6.Mount Tom White11,1913411 
7.Icing Peak10,9553339 
8.Mount Miller10,700+3261+Waxell-Barkley Ridges
9.Mount Goode10,6103234 
10.Mount Grace10,5403213 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.
Child Range High Points
RankPeak NameftmRange5
1.Mount Miller10,700+3261+Waxell-Barkley Ridges
2.Mount Leeper9600+2926+Robinson Mountains
3.Bashful Peak80052440Western Chugach Mountains

Photos of Peaks in the Chugach Mountains

Vertigo Peak
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The NW face of Vertigo Peak catches early morning sunshine (2012-08-18). Photo by Ben Still.
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Paradise Peak
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The SW ridge of Paradise Peak curves around towards Delgga Mountain (2013-07-13). Photo by Ben Still.
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