Information About

Girdled Glacier

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 56' 39.868" N,
135 ° 44' 1.372" W

Region

Hoonah-Angoon (CA)

Length

2.8 mi (4.51 km)

Elevation

3402 ft (1036.93 m)

Uses

Girdled Glacier in Detail.

About

In Glacier Bay National Monument, heads 0.2 mi SE of Berg Mountain and trends W 2.8 mi to the head of an unnamed stream, 2.6 mi N of Adams Inlet and 66 mi NW of Juneau; St. Elias Mountains. 2.8 miles long.

History

Descrptive name given in 1890 by H. F. Reid (1892, p. 28) because the glacier was surronded by moraines.