Information About

Ripon Glacier

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 40' 51" N,
148 ° 35' 46" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Length

1.5 mi (2.41 km)

Elevation

932 ft (284.07 m)

Uses

Ripon Glacier in Detail.

About

on E side of Kenai Peninsula, trends NW to its terminus, 6 mi. SE of Whittier, Chugach Mts.

History

Named in 1910 by Lawrence Martin, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), for Ripon College, Ripon, Wisc.