Chilkat Glacier

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Quick Facts
  • Location: 59 ° 40' 49" N, 135 ° 39' 48" W
  • Region: Skagway
  • Nearest City: Haines
  • Uses:
  • Length: 12 mi (19.31 km)
  • Elevation: 2913 ft (887.88 m)

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About
heads in Coast Range about 594700N, 1353500W, trends NW to its terminus at head of Chilkat River in British Columbia, 26 mi. NW of Skagway, Coast Mts. 12 miles long.

History
So named by International Boundary Commission (IBC) survey party in 1922, "because it is at the head of the Chilkat River."

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