Information About

Dartmouth Glacier

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 10' 11" N,
147 ° 37' 4" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Length

3 mi (4.83 km)

Elevation

3176 ft (968.04 m)

Uses

Dartmouth Glacier in Detail.

About

heads SW of Mount Castner, trends SW to its terminus at head of Coghill River, 47 mi. W of Valdez, Chugach Mts. 3.4 miles long.

History

Name reported in 1908 by Grant and Higgins (1910, pl. 2), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). Presumably named for Dartmouth College, Hanover, N. H., founded in 1769.