Information About

Deserted Glacier

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Deserted Glacier on The Map

Location

60 ° 59' 32" N,
145 ° 36' 7" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Nearest City

Valdez

Arms

The Beach,

Length

12 mi (19.31 km)

Elevation

3996 ft (1217.98 m)

Uses

Skiing, Snowboarding, Snowmachining

Deserted Glacier in Detail.

About

Heads at a divide in an icefield in the Chugach Mountains, 12 mi. E of Meteorite Mtn., flows N 9 mi. and drains into the Lowe River, 24 mi. E of Valdez.

History

Local name reported in 1960 by H. W. Coulter, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Deserted Glacier Gallery

Pictures of, from, or near Deserted Glacier.

Places Near Deserted Glacier
Crags:

101 Wall, Blueberry Block, Republic of Boulder, The Sunny Side,

Glaciers:

Bench Glacier, Cordova Glacier, Deserted Glacier, DOT Glacier, Heiden Glacier, Marshall Glacier, Tasnuna Glacier, The Beach, Twentyseven Mile Glacier, Woodworth Glacier, Worthington Glacier, Wortmanns Glacier,

Routes:

Angel, Plastic Jesus, Plow Truck, Spring Loaded,

Lakes:

Blueberry Lake, Rude Lake, Thompson Lake, Worthington Lake,

Locales:

19 Mile Wall, Bald Boy, Bro Bowl, Catchers Mitt, Cracked Ice, Crudbusters, Deep Crudbusters, Diamond, DOT Face, Fracture Canyon, Girls, Gun Barrels, Heavenly, Heiden View Face, Iguana Backs, Little Diamond, Little Girls, Little Odyssey, Lizard Head, Loveland Basin, Mega Sumo, Mercury, Moonlight Basin, Nick's Happy Valley, North Odyssey, Promise Land, Python, RFS, Road Run, School Bus, Skate Park, Snatch, Stairway, Valley of the Tusk, Vertigo,

Mountains:

Mount Dimond, Mount Dimond, Girls Mountain, The Island, Odessey, Pontoon,

Parks:

Blueberry Lake State Recreation Site,

Mountain Passes:

Marshall Pass, Ptarmigan Drop, Thompson Pass,

Peaks:

Berlin Wall, Bronto, Cracked Ice, Goodwills, Halibut Head, Ivory Tusk, Little Matterhorn, Loveland Peak, Purple Nurple, Python, RFS, Rhinestone Cowgirl, Sapphire, Stairway, Stone Mountain, The Tusk, Tones Temple, Total Crud, Twentyseven Mile Peak,

Ridges:

Sushi Bar, The Books,

Streams:

Bench Creek, Cascade Creek, Heiden Creek, Ptarmigan Creek, Sheep Creek, Small Creek, Wortmanns Creek,

Routes:

DOT Glacier Trail, Little Odessey Trail, Thompson Pass Pipeline Access Road, Trans-Alaska Trail - Valdez to Thompson Pass, Worthington Glacier Ridge Trail,

Valleys:

Heiden Canyon,

Cities:

Ptarmigan, Wortmanns,