Skinner Peak

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Skinner Peak (84°46′S 112°53′W / 84.767°S 112.883°W / -84.767; -112.883Coordinates: 84°46′S 112°53′W / 84.767°S 112.883°W / -84.767; -112.883) is a mainly snow-covered peak, over 2,600 m, on the spur that descends northeast from Mount Schopf in Ohio Range, Horlick Mountains. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Courtney J. Skinner, geological assistant and camp manager with the Ohio State University expedition to the Horlick Mountains in 1961-62. Skinner visited Antarctica with United States Antarctic Research Program (USARP) every summer season from 1961-62 to 1966-67.

 This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "Skinner Peak" (content from the Geographic Names Information System).