Information About

Patton Glacier

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 54' 0" N,
136 ° 18' 0" W

Region

Hoonah-Angoon (CA)

Length

1.2 mi (1.93 km)

Elevation

2966 ft (904.04 m)

Uses

Patton Glacier in Detail.

About

in Glacier Bay National Monument, on NE slope of Mount Cadell, trends N to its 1947 terminus 1.5 mi. S of the Plateau Glacier, 63 mi. NW of Hoonah, St. Elias Mts.

History

Named by members of the Glacier Bay Expedition of 1941 (Field, 1947, map) for J. L. Patton, one of G. F. Wright's companions on Muir Glacier in 1886.