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Mt. Igikpak Gates Of The Arctic N.P. Brooks Range
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Mt. Igikpak Gates Of The Arctic N.P. Brooks Range  


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Elevation: 8,276'
Location: 67.4129, -154.96561 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Max Kendall on Sep 11, 2008
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Description 

A wilderness peak in one of the largest National parks in the USA. Very remote technical ascent. Highest peak in Gates Of The Arctic National Park. This peak is in the Brooks Range and is the highest point in the Schwatka mountains Great rock with some aid climbing

Getting There 

Fly to Fairbanks. Fly to Bettles, Alaska. Fly to the headwaters of the Noatak river. Hike to the base of the mountain10- 20 miles. Bring bear protection.

Climbing Season



Weather station 106.8 miles from here

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map of area.  We came up from the Noatak river up Tupik creek over Angiaak pass.
BETA PHOTO: map of area. We came up from the Noatak river up ...
Chris Haaland cleans the summit pitch
Chris Haaland cleans the summit pitch
Max Kendall leads on the summit tower
Max Kendall leads on the summit tower
Greg at the base of summit tower
Greg at the base of summit tower

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By Max Kendall
From: Ouray, CO
Sep 11, 2008
Latitude/longitude (WGS84): 67-25' N:154-58'W
67.412874,-154.965602 (DEC DEG)
41762E 7478742N Zone 5 (UTM)

Height 8276 feet or 2523 Meters