head in Kenai Mts., between Spencer and Trail Glaciers, trends NW to its terminus, 4 mi. S of Placer River Valley, 40 mi. NE of Seward, Chugach Mts.
Named in 1907 for Frank Bartlett, Alaska Central RR. civil engineer; reported by U. S. Grant and D. F. Higgins (in Brooks and others, 1909, pl. 1, 2), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).