Information About

Alsek Glacier

Quick Facts

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Location

59 ° 12' 5" N,
138 ° 2' 49" W

Region

Yakutat

Elevation

1033 ft (314.86 m)

Uses

Alsek Glacier in Detail.

About

heads at 591500N1375500W trends S and W 11 mi. to its 1961 terminus on Alsek River, 1 mi. E of Gateway Knob and 61 mi. SE of Yakutat

History

Named by Lieutenant Commander Moser (1901, pl. 43 and p. 388), U.S. Navy (USN).

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Pictures of, from, or near Alsek Glacier.

Places Near Alsek Glacier
Glaciers:

Alsek Glacier, Grand Plateau Glacier, Netland Glacier,

Hills:

Gateway Knob,

Lakes:

Alsek Lake, Lower Doame Lake, Upper Doame Lake,

Mountain Ranges:

Deception Hills,

Streams:

Clear Creek,