Umbrella Glacier

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Quick Facts

  • Location: 59 ° 59' 45" N, 153 ° 10' 10" W
  • Region: Kenai Peninsula
  • Uses:
  • Length: 6 mi (9.66 km)
  • Elevation: 2280 ft (694.94 m)


on Iliamna Volcano, in Chigmit Mts., trends SW to its 1958 terminus at head of Right Fork West Glacier Creek, Aleutian Range

Named in 1924 by R. H. Sargent, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), "because of an overhang-like an umbrella."



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