Information About

Clear Glacier

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 3' 37.078" N,
149 ° 9' 13.908" W

Region

Anchorage

Length

2 mi (3.22 km)

Elevation

4852 ft (1478.89 m)

Uses

Clear Glacier in Detail.

About

2 mi. SE of Moraine Pass, trends NE 1.3 mi. to its terminus near head of Raven Creek, 28 mi. SE of Anchorage, Chugach Mts.

History

So named in 1932 by a U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) field party "because the ice is unusually clear ."

Places Near Clear Glacier
Capes:

Bird Point,

Cities:

Girdwood,

Glaciers:

Bird Glacier, Clear Glacier, Crow Glacier, Eagle Glacier, Eklutna Glacier, Flute Glacier, Icicle Glacier, Milk Glacier, Organ Glacier, Raven Glacier, West Branch Eklutna Glacier,

Lakes:

Crystal Lake, Eagle Lake,

Mountains:

Mount Alpenglow, Mount Alyeska, Barnes Mountain, Baumann Bump, Mount Beelzebub, Bellicose Peak, Benign Peak, Bird Peak, Blueberry Hill, Calliope Mountain, Camp Robber Peak, Cantata Peak, Crow Peak, Eagle Peak, Goat Mountain, Hibbs Peak, Hurdygurdy Mountain, Hut Peak, Jewel Mountain, Lingon Mountain, Magpie Peak, The Mitre, Moonlight Mountain, Nagoon Mountain, Notch Mountain, Organ Mountain, Peeking Mountain, Peril Peak, Polar Bear Peak, Raggedtop Mountain, Rook Mountain, Mount Rumble, Summit Mountain, Sunlight Mountain, Mount Yukla,

Parks:

Chugach State Park,

Mountain Passes:

Bird Creek Pass, Crow Pass, Moraine Pass,

Peaks:

A1, Adelie Point, Antarctic View Peak, Bearberry Point, Berg Peak, Bramble Knoll, California Peak, Chinstrap Peak, Crested Peak, Devils Mistress, East Kiliak Peak, Fishs Breath, Gentoo Peak, Highbush Peak, Icicle Peak, Lowbush Peak, Middle Raven Peak, Mystery Mountain, Nantina Point, Nest Peak, North Raven Peak, Peters Peak, Pipit Peak, Pleasant Mountain, Pyramid Peak, Saghala Point, South Raina Peak, South Raven Peak, Sparrow Peak, Transcendence Peak, Vertigo Peak, West Kiliak Peak,

Rivers:

Twentymile River,

Routes:

3rd Bowl, 4th Bowl, Gods Country, Little Sweden,

Streams:

California Creek, Camp Creek, Crow Creek, Falling Water Creek, Glacier Creek, Ingram Creek, Kern Creek, Milk Creek, Peterson Creek, Raven Creek, Sawmill Creek, Seattle Creek, Slate Creek, Virgin Creek, Winner Creek,

Routes:

Abe's Trail, Albert Loop Trail, Bird Point Interpretive Trail, Cali Creek Trail, Connector 1 Trail, Connector 2 Trail, Crow Pass Trail, Dew Mound Trail, Four Corners Loop Trail, Indian to Bird Bike Trail, Jewel Mountain, Lake Spur HV Trail, Mountain Meadow Trail, Rapids Camp Loop Trail, River Loop Trail, Rodak Nature Loop Trail,

Valleys:

Glacier Gulch,

Cities:

Alyeska,