Skagway High Point, Alaska

Prominence: 2339 ft, 713 m

Elevation: 8239 feet, 2511 meters

Approx. Isolation: 15.76 mi, 25.37 km
Alternate Name(s)Nourse Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)59° 40' 13'' N; 135° 32' 16'' W
59.670198, -135.537894 (Dec Deg)
469700E 6614806N Zone 8 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSkagway (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Skagway High Point:
     Southeast Alaska Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #270)
     Western USA CoHPs (Rank #254)
     Alaska Borough/Census Area High Points (Rank #15)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2008-06-17 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)

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The 8239-foot unnamed peak that is the highest in the new Skagway Borough, Alaska (2008-06-17).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2339 ft/713 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2439 ft/743 m
  Key Col: 5900 ft/1798 m
Isolation15.76 mi/25.37 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Takhini Peak  (NNW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Coast Mountains
Range4: Boundary Ranges
Range5: Chilkoot Ranges
Drainage BasinsMinor Streams of Canada/SE Alaska
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Tongass National Forest
Topo MapSkagway C-2 I59135e4 1:63,360
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