Pioneer Peak, Alaska

Prominence: 1798 ft, 548 m

Elevation: 6398 feet, 1950 meters

True Isolation: 9.56 mi, 15.39 km
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)61° 28' 29'' N, 149° 1' 55'' W
61.474825, -149.031806 (Dec Deg)
391765 E 6817364 N, Zone 6 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMatanuska-Susitna
City/TownKnik River

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     Chugach State Park Peaks (Rank #38)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 76
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 68)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1997-07-10 by Jan Triska (Unsuccessful)
     2000-07-07 by Nathan Bucknall (Unsuccessful)
     2008-07-02 by Steven Wagoner (Unsuccessful)
     2011-06-03 by Jeff Bidinger (Unsuccessful)
     2016-04-08 by Mat Brunton
     2017-06-17 by John Moore (Unsuccessful)
     2017-09-02 by Nate Bannish (GPS Track)
     2018-06-07 by Greg Santanna (GPS Track)
     2019-07-05 by Susan Casey
     2019-07-06 by Benjamin Casey
     2020-08-16 by Kevin Downie
     2020-09-13 by Andrew Holman
     2021-08-19 by Kristopher Eisert (GPS Track)

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Ridge from S Pioneer to Pioneer (2017-09-02). Photo by Nate Bannish.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1798 ft/548 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1898 ft/578 m
  Key Col: 4600 ft/1402 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 9.56 mi/15.39 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 61.3458, -148.9292
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Bold Peak  (SSE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Alaska-Yukon Ranges
Range3: South-Central Alaska
Range4: Chugach Mountains
Range5: Western Chugach Mountains
Drainage BasinsMatanuska
Cook Inlet
Gulf of Alaska
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Chugach State Park
Topo MapAnchorage B-6 I61148c8 1:63,360
Data Source1:62,500 Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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The most difficult, most exposed part of the ridge to North Pioneer (left) (2017-09-02). Photo by Nate Bannish.
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