Information About

Goodwin Glacier

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Goodwin Glacier on The Map

Location

60 ° 36' 36" N,
144 ° 55' 39" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Length

6.5 mi (10.46 km)

Elevation

899 ft (274.02 m)

Uses

Goodwin Glacier in Detail.

About

trends E to its terminus 0.7 mi. W of Copper River and 30 mi. NW of Katalla, Chugach Mts. 6.5 miles long.

History

Named in 1884 by Captain W. R. Abercrombie, USA, for "Major W. E. Goodwin, U.S.V." (USA Volunteers).