Mount Huntington

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Mount Huntington is a beautiful icy mountain with a classic pyramid shape. Its three sheer faces rise to a sharp pinnacle. It is located southeast of Denali, due east of Mount Hunter.

Elevation (feet): 12,240
Elevation (meters): 3,730
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Alaska Range
State: Alaska
Latitude: 62.9678
Longitude: -150.896
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: Apr, May, Jun
Year first climbed: 1964
First successful climber(s): Jacques Batkin and Sylvain Sarthou of Lionel Terray's party
Nearest major airport: Anchorage, Alaska
Convenient Center: Talkeetna, Alaska

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 3 trip reports for Mount Huntington.

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  • Log #3195 - by Pete on Mar 27, 2002
    We climbed the West Face in 3 days round trip from a high camp below the start of the route. I would recomend using couloirs to bypass the "Stegasour", because the cornice climbing looked...
  • Log #3196 - by Bill Pilling on Feb 07, 2002
    Roger Gocking, David Meyers, and I did the French Ridge Alpine style from May 10 to May 21 1978. We spent a day and half in a crevasse at 11000 feet waiting out a storm, and the descent down the...
  • Log #3197 - by Alex Romaine on Nov 10, 1998
    French Ridge?