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Snowy Mountain
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Snowy Mountain in August 2003
Highest point
Elevation 7,093 ft (2,162 m)
Listing Volcanoes in the United States
Geography
Location Alaska Peninsula, Alaska, United States
Parent range Aleutian Range
Geology
Mountain type Stratovolcano
Volcanic arc/belt Aleutian Arc
Last eruption 1710 ± 200 years

Snowy Mountain is a stratovolcano on the Alaska Peninsula of Alaska, United States. It was named by the National Geographic Society in 1919 because of the extensive glaciers nearby.

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