Information About

Death Valley Branch Norris Glacier

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Death Valley Branch Norris Glacier on The Map

Location

58 ° 28' 60" N,
134 ° 15' 0" W

Region

Juneau

Length

8 mi (12.87 km)

Elevation

2726 ft (830.88 m)

Uses

Death Valley Branch Norris Glacier in Detail.

About

heads in Death Valley W of Amherst Peak, trends SE to Norris Glacier, 14 mi. N of Juneau, Coast Mts. 8 miles long.

History

Local name used by climbers and scientists in the Juneau Icefield area.

Places Near Death Valley Branch Norris Glacier
Areas:

Gull City,

Bars:

Grizzly Bar,

Basins:

Evergreen Bowl, Icy Basin, Last Chance Basin, Silverbow Basin, Upper Basin, Washington Basin,

Bays:

Scow Cove, Sunny Cove, Taku Inlet,

Capes:

Flat Point, Jaw Point, Norway Point,

Channels:

Gastineau Channel,

Cities:

Juneau,

Cliffs:

Two Echo Cliffs,

Dams:

Annex Lakes Dam, Douglas Island Reservoir Dam, Salmon Creek Dam,

Glaciers:

Dead Branch Norris Glacier, Death Valley Branch Norris Glacier, Demorest Glacier, Leaking Glacier, Lemon Creek Glacier, Middle Branch Norris Glacier, Norris Glacier, North Branch Norris Glacier, Nugget Creek Glacier, Ptarmigan Glacier, Quartz Glacier, Southwest Branch Taku Glacier, Split Thumb Icefall, Taku Glacier,

Hills:

Court House Hill, Jamestown Hill, Starr Hill, Taku Hill,

Islands:

Juneau Island,

Lakes:

Annex Lakes, Glory Lake, Loon Lakes, Oona Lake,

Mountains:

Amherst Peak, Annex Peak, Bulger Hill, Cairn Peak, Carpet Peak, Cathedral Peak, Clark Peak, Deadview Peak, The Dukes, Emperor Peak, Exploration Peak, Floprock Peak, Flower Tower, Gastineau Peak, Groundhog Hill, Guardian Mountain, Hodgkins Peak, Juncture Peak, Mount Juneau, Knowl, Little Matterhorn, Mount Maria, Martin Peak, Matin Peak, Mineral Hill, Norris Mountain, North Nugget Spire, Nugget Mountain, Observation Peak, Olds Mountain, Organ Pipes, Princess Peak, Rhino Peak, Roberts Peak, Scorpion Peak, Sheep Mountain, Shoehorn Mountain, Slanting Peak, Snowdrift Peak, Spencer Peak, Split Thumb, Taku Towers, Thoroughfare Mountain, Topless Peak, True Summit, Vantage Peak, Vesper Peak, West Summit,

Mountain Passes:

Echo Pass, Echo Pass, Igloo Pass,

Mountain Ranges:

Taku Range,

Ridges:

Annex Ridge, Blackerby Ridge, Canyon Ridge, Chicken Ridge, Goat Ridge, Gold Ridge, Hawthorne Ridge, Heintzleman Ridge, The Horn, Juneau Ridge, Norris-Taku Ridge, Nugget Towers, Powerline Ridge, Ptarmigan Ridge, Salmon Creek Divide, Salmon Ridge, The Scatter Peaks, Sheep Creek Divide, Sol Thumb, The Thoroughfare, Twin Summit Ridge,

Rivers:

Salmon Fork,

Streams:

Annex Creek, Bear Creek, Bear Creek, Black Bear Creek, Canyon Creek, Canyon Creek, Carlson Creek, Cross Bay Creek, Eagle Creek, Gold Creek, Gold Fork, Granite Creek, Grant Creek, Groundhog Creek (historical), Ice Creek, Kowee Creek, Lawson Creek, Lurvey Creek, Paris Creek, Sawmill Creek, Sheep Fork, Snowslide Creek,

Routes:

Lemon Creek Trail, Moller Ski Trail, Mount Roberts Trail,

Valleys:

Arctic Gulch, Crooked Gulch, Death Valley, Dix Gulch, Geary Gulch, Glacier Basin, Gold Creek Valley, Grouse Gulch, Hardscrabble Gulch, Icy Gulch, Impregnable Basin, Lurvey Basin, Nugget Gulch, Prospect Gulch, Quartz Gulch (historical), Roberts Gulch, Sheep Creek Basin, Snowslide Gulch, Specimen Creek, Spring Gulch, Timber Gulch,

Cities:

Douglas, New Boston (historical), Starr Hill, Tsantikihin (historical), West Juneau,

Waterfalls:

Alaska Chief Falls, Ebner Falls, Lost Rocker Falls, Suicide Falls,