Bacon Peak

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Bacon Peak
Mount Shuksan 8760.JPG
Bacon Peak (right skyline) and Mount Shuksan (left skyline)
Highest point
Elevation7,070 ft (2,155 m)  NAVD 88[1]
Prominence2,505 ft (764 m) [2]
Coordinates48°39′46″N 121°31′14″W / 48.66271154°N 121.52050258°W / 48.66271154; -121.52050258Coordinates: 48°39′46″N 121°31′14″W / 48.66271154°N 121.52050258°W / 48.66271154; -121.52050258[1]
Geography
Parent rangeNorth Cascades
Topo mapUSGS Bacon Peak
Climbing
First ascentR.B. Robertson, Eugene Logan (1905, possibly)[3]

Bacon Peak is a mountain located in the Cascade range in the U.S. state of Washington. Its glaciers cover 1.2 square miles (3.2 km2); the three main glaciers are Diobsud Creek Glacier (southeast, 1.6 miles (2.5 km) wide), Green Lake Glacier (northeast, 1.3 miles (2.1 km) wide) and Noisy Creek Glacier (northwest, 0.9 miles (1.4 km) long).[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Bacon". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  2. ^ "Bacon Peak, Washington". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  3. ^ a b Beckey, Fred (2009). Cascade Alpine Guide: Rainy Pass to Fraser River. The Mountaineers Books. p. 83. ISBN 978-1-59485-136-0.

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