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BikeRaceInfo's
King of the Mountain Cycling

An international guide to paved climbs

U.S.: Alaska

Climb

Mountain Range

Height (Feet)

Height (Meters)

Location

Races Tours

Comments

Broad Pass



On Highway 3 (George Banks Parkway), between Talkeetna and Healy at Mile #210.3..


Chilkat Pass

3493
1065
On the Haines Highway. Near Three Guardsmen Pass, Alaska border, and Yukon border on Highway 2.

(a.k.a Haines Summit).
Eukreka Summit

3322
1013
On Highway 1 (Glenn Highway) at mile #129.3.

Th highest point on the Glenn Highway and the divide of the Matanuska, Susitna, and Copper River systems.
Haines Summit

3493
1065
Near Three Guardsmen Pass, Alaska border, and Yukon border on Highway 2.

(a.k.a Chilkat Pass).
Highway 2

4290
1308
On Highway 2, from Skagway (sea level) to British Columbia.


Isabell Pass



Between Delta Junction and Paxson


McKinley, Mount

20320
6194
Denali National Park.

Highest Point in Alaska—but there are no paved roads to the summit.
Moose Pass



On Highway 1/9 (Seward Highway) between Seward and Portage.


Tahneta Pass

3000
914
On Highway 1 (Glenn Highway) at mile #122..


Thompson Pass

2678
816
On Highway 4 (Richardson Highway) between Valdez and Copper Center at Mile #26.

Often, there are snow patches on the pass in the summer. Thompson Pass holds Alaska's seasonal snow fall record (81 feet).
Three Guardsman Pass

3037
926
Near Chilkat Pass (a.k.a. Haines Summit), British Columbia, and Yokon


Turnagain Pass

988
301
On Highway 1/9 (Seward Highway) between Seward and Anchorage.


White Pass

640
195
From Skagway (sea level) on the Klondike Highway