Mount Sanford, Alaska

Prominence: 7637 ft, 2328 m

Elevation: 16,237 feet, 4949 meters

True Isolation: 40.2 mi, 64.7 km
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)62° 12' 47'' N, 144° 7' 45'' W
62.213172, -144.129236 (Dec Deg)
649276 E 6901238 N, Zone 6 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionCopper River

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 10
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 9)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2021-06-11 by Matt Lemke

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Taken near Gakona (2021-02-15). Photo by Andrew Holman.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 7637 ft/2328 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 7737 ft/2358 m
  Line Parent: Mount Blackburn
  Key Col: Sanford-Wrangell Col    8600 ft/2621 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 40.2 mi/64.7 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 61.7325, -143.4375
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Blackburn  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Alaska-Yukon Ranges
Range3: South-Central Alaska
Range4: Wrangell Mountains
Drainage BasinsCopper
Gulf of Alaska
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve
Wilderness/Special Area: Wrangell-Saint Elias Wilderness Area
Topo MapGulkana A-1 I62144a1 1:63,360
First AscentJuly 21, 1938
    Washburn, Bradford (United States)
Data Source1:62,500 Topographic Survey Map
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