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62 ° 45' 55" N, 150 ° 37' 42" W
31 mi (49.89 km)
2185 ft (665.99 m)
heads at Ruth Amphitheater, trends SE through The Great Gorge to its terminus, 25 mi. NW of Talkeetna, Alaska Range
Named in 1903 by F. A. Cook for his daughter. The Browne-Parker Expedition of 1910 referred to it as "Big Glacier."
Pictures of, from, or near Ruth Glacier.
Mount Barrille, Mount Church, Mount Dickey, Mount Glisen, Mount Lee, Mount Mazama, Mooses Tooth, Pease Peak, The Rooster Comb, Mount Sholes,
The Gateway, Pittock Pass,
Bear Creek, Bluff Creek, Canyon Creek, Divide Creek, First Creek, Little Writer Creek, Long Creek, Pass Creek, Poorman Creek, Ramsdyke Creek, Slide Creek, Whistler Creek, Wolf Creek,
Dandy Gulch, The Great Gorge, Wonder Gulch,