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This Epic Mountain In Alaska Will Drop Your Jaw

There are many extraordinary mountains in Alaska, but this one is exceptionally cool. Mount Redoubt, or Redoubt Volcano, is a very active stratovolcano in the Aluetian Range of Alaska. The active volcano is dangerously close to Anchorage and climbs a drastic 10,197 feet in only five miles! Such a height makes it the tallest peak in its range. Mount Redoubt has been very active since its first observation and remains a prominent threat to those within its blast range. Learn more about this Alaskan volcano and why it’s such a big deal!

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Casea Peterson
Casea Peterson grew up archery hunting, fishing, and camping throughout the Pacific Northwest. Motivated by her love for the outdoors she moved to Alaska to attend school and to spend time exploring the last frontier. If she doesn’t have a pen in hand or her nose in a book, she can be found out on a lake or up in the woods around a fire with friends.