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Logan, Mount,

19,551 ft (5,959 m) high, in Kluane National Park, extreme SW Yukon, Canada, just E of Alaska; highest mountain in Canada and second highest in North America. One of the St. Elias Mts., it caps an immense tableland and is the center of the greatest glacial expanse in North America. Named for Sir William LoganLogan, Sir William Edmond,
1798–1875, Canadian geologist. Educated in England, he managed (1831–38) coal mines and a copper smelter in Wales. In addition to making studies of clays underlying coal seams, he made extensive geological maps and sections.
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, the Canadian geologist, it was first climbed in 1925.
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Ted Goldthorpe, CEO and Chairman of Mount Logan, noted, 'We are pleased to announce the signing of our first asset management contract.
Windshear was admittedly outclassed by Mount Logan when push came to shove, but that was a big improvement on previous efforts this year.
He was project manager for the RCGS's Logan '92 Expedition, undertaken to climb Mount Logan, Canada's tallest peak, in celebration of Canada's 125th birthday, the 150th anniversary of the Geological Survey of Canada (of which
Earlier, Elhaame, trained by Emirati Bin Surour, finished a length-and-a-quarter in arrears of the Luca Cumani-trained Mount Logan.
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She inspired him to climb Mount Logan's peak, dance to the sounds of humanity, counterpoints in nature's melody, shrieks and murmuring sounds of change, percussive reverberations, culminate in explosions of emotions.
McKinley would still be more than 680 feet taller than the continent's second-highest peak, Canada's Mount Logan.
Kluane, in the southwestern corner of the territory, is a United Nations World Heritage Site and the site of Canada's highest peak, Mount Logan. At nearly 20,000 feet, Logan towers above glaciers and the world's largest nonpolar ice fields.
He was the first to climb Canada's highest peak, Mount Logan, and four years later ascended Mount McKinley in Alaska, North America's tallest peak.
Their names dot the Canadian landscape: Mount Logan, the Selwyn Mountains, Dawson City, to name but a few.
Johnson, principal at Logan, Utah's Mount Logan Middle School
In fact, Alpine Bakery fruitcake has been used on many adventures, including a Geological Survey of Canada scientific expedition to Mount Logan, Canada's tallest peak, as well as RCMP and dogsledding expeditions.