Information About

Morse Glacier

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Morse Glacier on The Map

Location

58 ° 52' 13.669" N,
136 ° 17' 31.668" W

Region

Hoonah-Angoon (CA)

Elevation

2001 ft (609.9 m)

Uses

Morse Glacier in Detail.

About

in Glacier Bay National Monument, heads 2 mi. N of Tidal Inlet, trends E to its 1948 terminus, 3 mi. W of Muir Inlet, 58 mi. NW of Hoonah, St. Elias Mts.

History

Named in 1892 by Reid (1896, p. 440) for J. F. Morse, one of his companions on his trip to this area in 1890. Reid originally called it "West Tributary" (1892, map).