Information About

Godwin Glacier

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Godwin Glacier on The Map

Location

60 ° 9' 55.944" N,
149 ° 11' 53.613" W

Region

Kenai Peninsula

Length

6 mi (9.66 km)

Elevation

2776 ft (846.12 m)

Uses

Godwin Glacier in Detail.

About

on Kenai Peninsula, trends SW to its terminus, 5.5 mi. E of Seward, Chugach Mts. 6 miles long.

History

Named in 1910 by U.S. Grant, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The glacier derived its name from the stream that drains it, which was formerly named "Godwin River."