Information About

Gannett Glacier

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Gannett Glacier on The Map

Location

61 ° 17' 16" N,
148 ° 17' 29" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Nearest City

Whittier

Length

9.5 mi (15.29 km)

Elevation

4078 ft (1242.97 m)

Gannett Glacier in Detail.

About

heads on Mount Gannett trends NW to Knik Glacier 30 mi. SE of Palmer Chugach Mts. 9.5 miles long.

History

Name reported by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) in 1960; derived from Mount Gannett at the head of the glacier.