Information About

Kashoto Glacier

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 51' 31" N,
137 ° 0' 22" W

Region

Hoonah-Angoon (CA)

Length

2 mi (3.22 km)

Elevation

3632 ft (1107.03 m)

Uses

Kashoto Glacier in Detail.

About

in Glacier Bay National Monument, trends NW to its 1961 terminus, 0.5 mi. E of Johns Hopkins Inlet, 1 mi. NE of Hoonah Glacier, 79 mi. NW of Hoonah, St. Elias Mts.

History

Named by Field and Cooper (1937, p. 62) Kashoto, chief of the Huna subtribe of the Tlingit Indians at the time of John Muir's visit in 1879.