Mount Cairnes, Yukon Territory

Prominence: 1980 m, 6496 ft

Elevation: 2800+ meters, 9186+ feet

True Isolation: 27.46 km, 17.07 mi
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 2800 - 2840 m
    (40-meter closed contour)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)60° 52' 6'' N, 138° 16' 35'' W
60.868345, -138.27643 (Dec Deg)
647887 E 6751194 N, Zone 7 (UTM)
State/ProvinceYukon Territory
County/Second Level RegionYukon

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Mount Cairnes is a massive, glaciated mountain that dominates the Kluane front ranges, en route to Kluane Lake (2015-07-20). Photo by Jan Triska.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1980 m/6496 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 2020 m/6627 ft
  Line Parent: Mount Steele-Southeast Peak
  Key Col: Kaskawulsh Glacier Terminus    820 m/2690 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 27.46 km/17.07 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 60.72, -138.6792
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Kaskawulsh  (SW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Alaska-Yukon Ranges
Range3: Saint Elias Mountains
Range4: Northern Saint Elias Mountains
Range5: Kluane Ranges (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsAlsek
Gulf of Alaska
Pacific Ocean
Topo Map 115 B/16 1:50,000
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
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Mount Cairnes, photographed July 23, 2018 from the highway between Haines Junction and Kluane Lake (2018-07-23). Photo by Charles Baxter.
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