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Chapman Peak
Chapman Peak from Summit Lake in July 2011
Highest point
Elevation 9,411 ft (2,868 m) NAVD 88
Prominence 2,206 ft (672 m)
Parent peak Kintla Peak
Listing Mountains of Glacier National Park
Chapman Peak is located in Montana
Chapman Peak
Chapman Peak
Location in Montana
Chapman Peak is located in the United States
Chapman Peak
Chapman Peak
Location in the United States
Location Flathead County, Glacier County, Montana, U.S.
Parent range Livingston Range
Topo map USGS Mount Carter, MT

Chapman Peak (9,411 feet (2,868 m)) is located in the Livingston Range, Glacier National Park in the U.S. state of Montana. Chapman Peak is situated along the Continental Divide.


Based on the Köppen climate classification, Chapman Peak has in a subarctic climate characterized by long, usually very cold winters, and short, cool to mild summers. Temperatures can drop below −10 °F with wind chill factors below −30 °F.


Like other mountains in Glacier National Park, Chapman Peak is composed of sedimentary rock laid down during the Precambrian to Jurassic periods. Formed in shallow seas, this sedimentary rock was initially uplifted beginning 170 million years ago when the Lewis Overthrust fault pushed an enormous slab of precambrian rocks 3 mi (4.8 km) thick, 50 miles (80 km) wide and 160 miles (260 km) long over younger rock of the cretaceous period.

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