Mt. Denali, rising 6194 meters above sea level, is the tallest peak in North America. The name Denali originates from the Tanana Indian language and translates into English as “The Great One”. The Tanana Indians are a subgroup of the Athabaskans; the Athabaskans were the original inhabitants of central and south central Alaska. Name proposed by D. Hamilton.
Avastatud: 12-10-1990 Avastamiskoht: Siding Spring Avastajad: McNaught, R. H.