Information About

Columbia Glacier

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Columbia Glacier on The Map

Location

61 ° 13' 11" N,
146 ° 53' 43" W

Region

Prince William Sound

Nearest City

Valdez

Tributary to

Columbia Bay

Length

2 mi (3.22 km)

Elevation

2431 ft (740.97 m)

Columbia Glacier in Detail.

About

Located in the Chugach Mountains, trending south to Columbia Bay, 45 km (28 mi) west southwest of Valdez. 40 miles long.

History

Named by the Harriman expedition in 1899.

Columbia Glacier Gallery

Pictures of, from, or near Columbia Glacier.