Information About

Greenpoint Glacier

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Greenpoint Glacier on The Map

Location

56 ° 0' 42" N,
130 ° 16' 56" W

Region

Ketchikan Gateway

Length

3 mi (4.83 km)

Elevation

3520 ft (1072.9 m)

Uses

Greenpoint Glacier in Detail.

About

trends NW to Through Glacier, 13.5 mi. NW of Hyder, Coast Mts. 3 miles long.

History

Descriptive name given in 1926 by A. F. Buddington, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), because the "two shoulders on either side where it joins the larger glacier are both conspicuously covered with trees up to considerable height."