Mount Thor: Earth’s Greatest Vertical Drop

Published August 24, 2011
Updated January 12, 2018

Mount Thor Photograph

Mount Thor is a mountain with an elevation of 1,675 meters (5,495 feet) located in Auyuittuq National Park on Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada. Mount Thor is famous for having Earth’s greatest purely vertical drop at 1,250 meters (4,101 feet) at an average angle of 105 degrees.

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