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Mt. Harding  


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Elevation: 5,239'
Location: 59.4181, -135.43311 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Mt. Harding is the most visably prominant peak from skagway located behind the Harbour.

Getting There 

To get to Skagway either take the ferry from any of the major ports located in Southeast Alaska, or fly directly in from Juneau

The easier way to access the mountain is via a helicopter ride from Temsco. You could also try the bushwhack through the woods, but it would be extremely difficult and would require a ride to Dyea or a kayak to get across the inlet.

Climbing Season



Weather station 6.6 miles from here

1 Total Routes

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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Mt. Harding:
Smoke em' if you got em'   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Steep Snow     Trad, Snow, Alpine, 4 pitches, 1300'   
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Featured Route For Mt. Harding
The route follows the main couloir

Smoke em' if you got em' 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Steep Snow  AK : Southeastern Alaska/Coastal... : Mt. Harding
The route climbs the obvious couloir on the north aspect of the mountain. From the couloir, traverse along the southeast ridge for approximately 100 yards until at the base of an obvious left facing corner. Climb the corner and traverse left to a small chimney. Exit the chimney and scramble to the summit.Pitch 1-3: Climb the couloir. Depending on the snow quality, you could simul-climb.Pitch 4: Climb the corner to a boulder field and head west toward the summmitDescent: Rapell down the rock...[more]   Browse More Classics in AK

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