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Bard Peak, Alaska


Prominence: 1400 ft, 426 m

Elevation: 3800+ feet, 1158+ meters


True Isolation: 1.82 mi, 2.92 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3800 - 3900 ft
    (100-foot closed contour)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)60° 44' 37'' N, 148° 43' 35'' W
60.743499, -148.726332 (Dec Deg)
405885 E 6735455 N, Zone 6 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
County/Second Level RegionChugach
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 10
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 8)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2018-06-24 by Andrew Holman

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This peak's name is misspelled on the USGS 1:63,500 scale "Seward C-5" topographic map. The official name is Bard peak, not Baird Peak. The name "Bard Peak" is in keeping with a theme of naming peaks in the area after famous literary figures, such as Byron, Whittier, Lowell, and the nearby "Shakespeare Shoulder".

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Shakespeare Shoulder and Bard Peak Photo by Dale York.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1400 ft/426 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1600 ft/486 m
  Line Parent: Carpathian Peak
  Key Col: 2400 ft/732 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.82 mi/2.92 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 60.7267, -148.7675
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Maynard Mountain  (SW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Alaska-Yukon Ranges
Range3: South-Central Alaska
Range4: Kenai Mountains
Drainage Basins
Gulf of Alaska
Pacific Ocean

Cook Inlet
Gulf of Alaska
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Chugach National Forest
Topo MapSeward C-5 I60148e5 1:63,360
Data Source1:62,500 Topographic Survey Map
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