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| Mount Edgecumbe from the town of Sitka to the east
(US Forest Service photo)   <click to enlarge>

Mount Edgecumbe
    3201 ft (976 m) .
Location: Kruzof Island, southeast Alaska,
15 miles (25 km) west of Sitka
Lat / Long: 57.1° N, 135.8° W
Volcanic Type: Stratovolcano
Volcanic Status: Dormant, last eruption 2200 years ago
First Ascent: Urey Lisianski, 1803
First Ski Descent:
Skiable Vertical: over 3000 ft (900 m)
Administration:   Tongass National Forest



Mount Edgecumbe . . .





Some useful links:  

    Global Volcanism Program: Mount Edgecumbe
    Alaska Volcano Observatory
    Tongass National Forest and Sitka Ranger District
    Sitka Convention & Visitors Bureau
   
   
Topographic map of Mount Edgecumbe (1:250,000 scale)
    from USGS Sitka and Port Alexander
    <click to enlarge>

      More photos and info about routes, access, etc. may be added in the future ...


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