Fang Mountain

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The northern approach to Fang Mountain is via the Savage River, at an estimated 15-20 miles from the Savage River checkpoint in Denali National Park. The lower portions of the north and northwest faces on Fang offer scrambling and some technical moves on sketchy, poor quality rock. The mountain is seldom climbed, but is believed to have been climbed at least three times, first by a Denali team who climbed it in the 1960s.

Elevation (feet): 6,736
Elevation (meters): 2,053
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Alaska Range
State: Alaska
Difficulty: Technical Climb
Best months for climbing: May, Jun, Jul
Nearest major airport: Fairbanks
Convenient Center: Fairbanks

Thanks to Josh Garner and Terrill Thompson for contributing to these details. (View history)

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Trip Reports

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  • Log #22347 - by BrianSchmidt on Oct 01, 2012
    To my knowledge, I had the third ascent and first solo. I went up the middle of the NW face above and slightly right of the snowfield that's there until later in the summer (crampons and axe helped...