Kluane Ranges

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointMount Cairnes (2800+ m/9186+ ft)
States/ProvincesYukon Territory
Area6,159 sq km / 2,378 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent156 km / 97 mi North-South
160 km / 99 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long61° 18' N; 139° 12' W
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Map of Kluane Ranges
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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 Kluane Ranges.
Northern Saint Elias MountainsLevel 4 (Parent)
         Northwest Saint Elias RangeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Northern Icefield RangesLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Centennial RangeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Kluane RangesLevel 5

Major Peaks of the Kluane Ranges

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange6
1.Mount Cairnes2800+9186+ 
2.Mount Archibald25888491 
3.Williscoft Peak2380+7808+ 
4.Mount Wallace2347+7700+ 
5.Mount Decoeli23327650 
6.Observation Mountain2080+6824+ 
7.Sheep Mountain1951+6400+ 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Kluane Ranges

Mount Decoeli
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Mount Decoeli, seen from the Bear Creek approach. The scrambling route goes up slopes just hidden by the left-hand ridge and up the summit pyramid (2015-07-19). Photo by Jan Triska.
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Sheep Mountain
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Sheep SW1 - Sheep Mtn - Sheep N1 (left to center). The more distant peak on right is Williscoft Pk. From Alaska Hwy (2014-09-04). Photo by Richard Hensley.
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