Information About

Lafayette Glacier

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 1' 47" N,
147 ° 47' 17" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Length

3.5 mi (5.63 km)

Elevation

1207 ft (367.89 m)

Uses

Lafayette Glacier in Detail.

About

Flows NW from the height of land between College Fiord and Unakwik Inlet, terminating 3.5 mi ESE of Coghill Point, 5.4 mi. SE of College Point and 51 mi. W of Valdez, Chugach Mts.

History

Named in 1947 by Douglas Brown for Lafayette College, Easton, Penn., founded in 1826.