Mount Marcus Baker

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Mount Marcus Baker is the highest point in the Chugach Mountains.

Elevation (feet): 13,176
Elevation (meters): 4,016
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Chugach Mountains
State: Alaska
Latitude: 61.4333
Longitude: -147.75
Difficulty: Major Mountain Expedition
Best months for climbing: Apr, May, Jun
Year first climbed: 1938
First successful climber(s): Bradford Washburn, N. Bright, N. Dyhrenfurth, P. Gabriel
Nearest major airport: Anchorage, Alaska
Convenient Center: Anchorage, Alaska

Thanks to Steve Gruhn for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

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

There are 4 trip reports for Mount Marcus Baker.

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  • Log #11185 - by Marcus Baker on Oct 21, 2003
    well, my name is marcus baker and i like mountains so i saw it fit to sign this log....i would like to learn more about the mountain i was named after...see ya!
  • Log #11186 - by Ben Spiess on Mar 19, 2003
    I am planning a trip on Marcus Baker this spring. We are hoping to climb & ski Marcus Baker and Goode. If anyone has any information, advice or pictures of the peak & skiing in the area, I'd...
  • Log #11187 - by Mike Mays on Sep 10, 2002
    Our climb of Mount Marcus Baker in 1999 turned out to be an epic climb! One that I hope I will NEVER repeat! Brad Washburn took 40 days getting to the top of this mountain~~and in Washburn's account...
  • Log #11188 - by Matt Murphy on Sep 07, 2001
    I would like to summit and ski down Marcus Baker soon. Does anybody have some advice for best routes and time of year. Thank you for any information.