Information About

Maynard Glacier

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 41' 23" N,
136 ° 36' 0" W

Region

Hoonah-Angoon (CA)

Length

3 mi (4.83 km)

Elevation

2005 ft (611.12 m)

Uses

Maynard Glacier in Detail.

About

in Glacier Bay National Monument, heads on Goat Ridge, trends NE to its 1950 terminus 1.4 mi. W of Charpentier Inlet, 58 mi. NW of Hoonah, St. Elias Mts.

History

Named by W. O. Field and W. S. Cooper for Rear Admiral Washburn Maynard, 1844-1913, U.S. Navy (USN), who was in command of the U.S.S. Pinta when he took H. F. Reid to Muir Glacier in 1892.