Unique Gifts Commemorating the World's Most Spectacular Places

Moran Paperweight
  • Moran Paperweight
  • Moran Paperweight
  • 3 1/4 inch diameter
  • Cast in fine pewter
  • Felt backing
  • With soft fleece pouch
  • In clear-vinyl covered box
Place Name: Mount Moran
Elevation: 12,605 ft.
Coordinates: N43° 50' 07'' W110° 46' 32''
Location: Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming, USA
MarkerSleuth Photo Contributor: Steve Rice, 1999
One of a dozen peaks over 12,000 feet in the spectacular Teton Range, Mount Moran offers a challenging climb and rewards the effort with an awesome view from its flat-topped summit. There are no easy routes to the summit and mountaineering skills and equipment are necessary for most people.
Mount Moran carries five of the twelve glaciers found in the Teton Range. The three clinging to its northern slopes are collectively called "The Triple Glaciers." Skillet Glacier resembles a frying pan. Falling ice Glacier is located on the high precipitous southern face.