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Mount Palmer, Alaska


Prominence: 840 ft, 256 m

Elevation: 6940 feet, 2115 meters


True Isolation: 1.08 mi, 1.73 km
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)61° 19' 8'' N, 148° 39' 33'' W
61.31897, -148.659129 (Dec Deg)
411173 E 6799445 N, Zone 6 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
County/Second Level RegionAnchorage
City/TownAnchorage
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     Palmer; Mount at ListsOfJohn.com
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 4
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 3)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2020-05-29 by Brendan Lee

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Mt Palmer looking stunning in the morning as we approached from the NW. We climbed the left skyline ridge. (2020-05-29). Photo by Brendan Lee.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 840 ft/256 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 940 ft/286 m
  Key Col: 6100 ft/1859 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.08 mi/1.73 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 61.3342, -148.6525
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mountaineers Peak  (NNE)
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 National Forest
Topo MapAnchorage B-5 I61148c5 1:63,360
Data Source1:62,500 Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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Summit views from Mt Palmer. Knik Glacier and Inner Lake George views are spectacular. Grace Homan, who FA'd Mt Palmer in Oct 1970 described the views as "a truly magnificent sight" (2020-05-29). Photo by Brendan Lee.
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