McKinley, Mount

McKinley, Mount
 Alaskan mountain that is the highest peak in North America (20,320 feet; 6,194 meters), alternative name Denali. It stands within Denali National Park and Preserve. Mount McKinley was named for William McKinley (1843–1901), U.S. president (1897–1901).

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  • McKinley, Mount — Athabascan Denali Highest mountain in North America. Located near the centre of the Alaska Range in south central Alaska, U.S., and in Denali National Park, it rises to 20,320 ft (6,194 m). The northern peak was first scaled in 1910, and in 1913… …   Universalium

  • McKinley,Mount — Mc·Kin·ley (mə kĭnʹlē), Mount or De·na·li (də näʹlē) A peak, 6,197.6 m (20,320 ft) high, in the Alaska Range of south central Alaska. The highest point in North America, it was first scaled in 1913. * * * …   Universalium

  • McKinley, Mount — or Denali geographical name mountain 20,320 feet (6194 meters) central Alaska in Alaska Range; highest in United States & North America; in Denali National Park …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • McKinley, Mount — peak, CEN. Alaska, highest in North America; 20,300 ft …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • McKinley, Mount — …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Mount McKinley — pd3pd5 Mount McKinley Mount McKinley Höhe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mount McKinley-Nationalpark — Denali Nationalpark Reflection Pond …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mount McKinley National Park — Denali Nationalpark Reflection Pond …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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