|Difficulty:||Major Mountain Expedition|
|Best months for climbing:||Jan, Dec|
|Year first climbed:||?|
|First successful climber(s):||?|
|Nearest major airport:||Ushuaia, Argentina|
|Convenient Center:||Ushuaia, Argentina|
Thanks to Phillip Norman for adding this peak.
Mount Francais forms the summit of Anvers Island, Antarctica. Anvers Island is a high, mountainous island 38 miles long, and is home to Palmer Station, Antarctica's only U.S. station north of the Antarctic Circle. Mount Francais stands southeast of the center of the island, six miles north of Borgen Bay. It was first seen by the Belgian Antarctic Expedition, who explored the southeast coast of the island in 1898 and was later sighted by the French Antarctic Expedition, 1903-05, under Charcot, who named it for the expedition ship Francais.
Thanks to Phillip Norman for this description.
The following weather information is provided for the nearest supported peak. The weather icons reflect weather conditions from the base of the mountain, while the wind, temperature and humidity reflect conditions at the summit.
Weather by meteoexploration.
NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
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