Information About

Holyoke Glacier

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Holyoke Glacier on The Map

Location

61 ° 9' 40" N,
147 ° 57' 28" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Length

1.5 mi (2.41 km)

Elevation

3681 ft (1121.97 m)

Uses

Holyoke Glacier in Detail.

About

trends SE on W bank of College Fiord, 6.8 mi. SW of College Point and 65 mi. E of Anchorage, Chugach Mts. 1.5 miles long.

History

Named by U.S. Grant and D. F. Higgins, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), in 1908. Named for Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Mass.