Casanovas Peak


Casanovas Peak

Casanovas Peak ( _bg. "връх Касановас", ‘Vrah Casanovas’ 'vr&h ka-sa-'no-vas) is the ice dome rising to 325 m at the base of Ioannes Paulus II Peninsula on Livingston Island, South Shetland Islands. Situated 3.1 km west of Snow Peak and 9.3 km northeast of Rotch Dome. Bulgarian early mapping in 2008. Named for Àlex Simón i Casanovas, mountain guides’ team leader at Juan Carlos I base base in 2002-06 who took part in the first ascent of the peak.

Map

* L.L. Ivanov et al, (from English Strait to Morton Strait, with illustrations and ice-cover distribution), Scale 1: 100000 map, Antarctic Place-names Commission of Bulgaria, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Sofia, 2005

References

* [http://www3.pnra.it/SCAR_GAZE/ SCAR Composite Antarctic Gazetteer]


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