Keele Peak

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Keele Peak
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Keele Peak, 2005
Elevation 2,972 m (9,751 ft)[1]
Prominence 2,177 m (7,142 ft)[1]
Listing List of Ultras in Canada
Location
Keele Peak is located in Canada
Keele Peak
Keele Peak
Location in Canada
Location Yukon, Canada
Range Mackenzie Mountains
Coordinates 63°25′53″N 130°19′26″W / 63.43139°N 130.32389°W / 63.43139; -130.32389Coordinates: 63°25′53″N 130°19′26″W / 63.43139°N 130.32389°W / 63.43139; -130.32389[2]
Topo map NTS 105O/08

Keele Peak, in Canada's Yukon Territory, is the highest peak in the Mackenzie Mountains at 2,972 metres (9,751 ft). With a prominence measure of 2,177 m (7,142 ft) it is one of Canada's most prominent peaks. It is located about 25 km from the Canol Road not far from the Northwest Territories border.

The peak was named for Joseph Keele, an explorer and geologist who had moved to Canada from his native Ireland.[1]

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