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Mount Jarvis Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 13,421'
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Submitted By: Taylor-B. on Oct 26, 2013
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Mount Jarvis is an eroded shield volcano that lies on the northern edge of the Nabesna Glacier. This peak sees very little traffic, but should see more due to it's nice characteristics. This peak is a good ski-mountaineering objective with amazing views.

Getting There 

Fly in via Ultima Thule Outfitters.

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Weather station 31.4 miles from here

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South Ridge/Slope   Alaska : Wrangell St. Elias NP : ... : Mount Jarvis
The South Route on Mount Jarvis makes for an excellent skiing objective. The slope ranges from 30-40 degrees and offers a good fall line descent. The glacier travel in this area is pretty straight forward for the Wrangells. The LZ is at about 8,000ft and another camp can be made at about 9,800ft. The views from this area are some of the best! To the south you are looking at the serrated Wrangell skyline, Mount Wrangell sits in front of you with smoke from it's crater seeping out, and the view do...[more]   Browse More Classics in Alaska

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