Matanuska Glacier

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Quick Facts
  • Location: 61 ° 39' 21" N, 147 ° 34' 52" W
  • Region: Matanuska-Susitna
  • Uses:
  • Length: 27 mi (43.45 km)
  • Elevation: 3350 ft (1021.08 m)


Getting There

Trends northwest to its terminus at a stream which drains into Matanuska River, 46 miles northeast of Palmer, Chugach Mountains.

Named in 1898 by Mendenhall (1900, p299 and 327), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) derived from the Matanuska River.


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