Information About

Mineral Creek Glacier

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 16' 28.169" N,
146 ° 18' 52.91" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Nearest City

Valdez

Tributary to

Mineral Creek

Length

3.5 mi (5.63 km)

Elevation

4498 ft (1370.99 m)

Uses

Mineral Creek Glacier in Detail.

About

heads 3.5 mi. S of Mount Logan, trends S to its terminus, 3 mi. N of Smith Mill on Mineral Creek and 10 mi. N of Valdez, Chugach Mts.

History

Local name published in 1915 by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Places Near Mineral Creek Glacier
Bars:

Sawmill Spit,

Basins:

Washbowl Basin,

Bays:

Port Valdez,

Capes:

Jackson Point,

Cities:

Valdez,

Crags:

Valdez Glacier Campground Wall, Lookout Rock, Panorama Point,

Dams:

Solomon Gulch Dam A, Solomon Gulch Dam B, Solomon Lake Dam,

Flats:

Duck Flats,

Glaciers:

G-g-g-g-g Glacier, Johnson Glacier, Klutina Glacier, Mineral Creek Glacier, Stephens Glacier, Valdez Glacier,

Routes:

Wowie Zowie,

Islands:

Ammunition Island, Mineral Creek Islands,

Lakes:

Deep Lake, Robe Lake, Solomon Gulch Lake, Solomon Lake, Valdez Glacier Lake,

Locales:

Airport Chute, Cabell Chute, Chuck Chute, Chuck Junior, Delta Chute, Grant Chute, Jago Chute, Lookout Bowl, Lucky 13, Runner's Delight, Sentinel, Sheepshead Chute,

Mountains:

Abercrombie Mountain, Mount Brookfield, Mount Cashman, Mount Evans, Garrett Peak, Mount Logan, Mount Mahlo, Mount Hogan, Mount Ourand, Mount Schrader, Mount Shouplina, Sugarloaf Mountain, Townsend Peak, Valdez Summit, West Peak,

Peaks:

Benzene, Comstock, High Back, Titan Chair,

Rivers:

Lowe River, Robe River,

Routes:

Lazy Days, No Floss Necessary, Route number 1, Route number 3, Trim the Bush, Wet Finish,

Routes:

Dragon's Teeth, Route number 2,

Streams:

Abercrombie Creek, Allison Creek, Brevier Creek, Camicia Creek, Canyon Slough, Corbin Creek, Crooked Creek, Dayville Creek, East Fork Mineral Creek, Glacier Creek, Gold Creek, Horsetail Creek, Mineral Creek, Salmon Creek, Sawmill Creek, Slater Creek, Valdez Glacier Stream, Wood Creek,

Routes:

Area 51 Access Trail, Dayville Power Line Trail, Dock Point Trail, Mount Francis Winter Trail, High School Hill, High School Hill to Summit Trail, High School Hill Water Tower Trail, Hogsback Trail, Homestead Trail, John Hunter Memorial Trail, Levee to Valdez Glacier Trail, Lost Toque Trail, Mineral Creek East Trail, Mineral Creek Stamp Mill Trail, Mineral Creek West Trail, Northern Robe Lake Trail, River Drive Trail, Robe River Hogsback Access Trail, Shoup Bay Trail, Solomon Gulch Valdez Overlook Spur, Southern Robe Lake Trail, Valdez Bike Path, Valdez Overlook Trail,

Valleys:

Abercrombie Gulch, Solomon Gulch, Sulphide Gulch,

Cities:

Old Valdez,