Information About

Chenega Glacier

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 14' 40" N,
148 ° 28' 24" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Length

12 mi (19.31 km)

Elevation

1762 ft (537.06 m)

Uses

Chenega Glacier in Detail.

About

heads in Sargent Icefield, on Kenai Peninsula, trends NE to Nassau Fiord, 11 mi. W of Chenega, Chugach Mts. 12 miles long.

History

Name reported in 1905 by U. S. Grant (in Brooks and others, 1906, fig. 4), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). Name derived from village of Chenega on nearby Chenega Island.