Information About

Eklutna Glacier

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 15' 43" N,
148 ° 58' 60" W

Region

Anchorage

Length

7.7 mi (12.39 km)

Elevation

2329 ft (709.88 m)

Uses

Eklutna Glacier in Detail.

About

In the Chugach Mountains, trending N to its terminus 4.3 mi S of the SE end of Eklutna Lake, 23 mi. SE of Palmer, Chugach Mts. 7.7 miles long.

History

Local name reported in 1964 by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS); derived from the river. See Eklutna.

Places Near Eklutna Glacier
Dams:

Eklutna Dam, Eklutna Dam,

Glaciers:

Clear Glacier, Crow Glacier, Eagle Glacier, Eklutna Glacier, Icicle Glacier, Milk Glacier, Raven Glacier, West Branch Eklutna Glacier, Whiteout Glacier,

Lakes:

Crystal Lake, Eklutna Lake, Glenn Lake,

Mountains:

Baleful Peak, Bashful Peak, Mount Beelzebub, Bellicose Peak, Benign Peak, Bold Peak, Camp Robber Peak, Crow Peak, East Twin Peak, Goat Mountain, Hut Peak, Jewel Mountain, The Mitre, Moonlight Mountain, Peeking Mountain, Peril Peak, Pioneer Peak, Polar Bear Peak, Mount POW/MIA, Rook Mountain, Mount Rumble, Summit Mountain, Sunlight Mountain, Thunder Bird Peak, West Twin Peak, Whiteout Peak, Mount Yukla,

Mountain Passes:

Crow Pass, Moraine Pass,

Peaks:

Antarctic View Peak, Bees Heaven Peak, Bleak Peak, Booty Peak, Bounty Peak, Bright Peak, Bunting Peak, Devils Mistress, East Kiliak Peak, Finch Peak, Goat Rock, Hat Trick Mountain, Icicle Peak, Insignificant Peak, Middle Raven Peak, Nantina Point, North Raven Peak, Pass Out Peak, Pepper Peak, Peters Peak, Pleasant Mountain, Polar Peak, Rosy Peak, Saghala Point, Salt Peak, Shaker Peak, South Pioneer Peak, South Raven Peak, Sparrow Peak, Transcendence Peak, Vertigo Peak, West Kiliak Peak, Yudikench Peak,

Streams:

Camp Creek, Hunter Creek, Raven Creek, Thachkatnu Creek,

Routes:

Bold Ridge Trail, Crow Pass Trail, East Fork Eklutna River Trail, Eklutna ATV Access Trail, Eklutna Lake Spillway Trail, Eklutna Lakeside Trail, Eklutna Spillway Trail, Jewel Mountain, Twin Peaks Trail, Yuditna Cabin Access Trail, Yuditna Cabin Trail,