Mount Drum

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Mount Drum is a stratovolcano, located in the far west side of the Wrangell Mountains, on the western edge of Wrangell-Saint Elias National Park. It dominates the surrounding landscape, rising several thousand feet above the tundra.

Elevation (feet): 12,010
Elevation (meters): 3,661
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Wrangell Mountains
State: Alaska
Latitude: 62.1161
Longitude: -144.637778
Difficulty: Major Mountain Expedition
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug
Year first climbed: 1954
First successful climber(s): Heinrich Harrer, Keith Hart, and George Schaller
Nearest major airport: Gulkana
Convenient Center: Anchorage, AK

Thanks to ROGER ELSHOLZ for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

There is one trip report for Mount Drum.

  • Log #21794 - by Earl Redman on Oct 31, 20093.00 stars
    Doug Buchanan, Dave Dausel, and Carl Tobin essentially crash landed on a small glacier at the foot of Mt. Drum's west ridge on 24 Dec. 1976. I say crashed because the pilot misjudged the slope of the...