Information About

Takhin Glacier

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Takhin Glacier on The Map

Location

59 ° 13' 56" N,
136 ° 9' 2" W

Region

Haines

Nearest City

Haines

Tributary to

Takhin River

Length

6 mi (9.66 km)

Elevation

3100 ft (944.88 m)

Uses

Takhin Glacier in Detail.

About

heads in Takhinsha Mts., trends N to 1954 terminus at head of Takhin River, 2 mi. E of terminus of DeBlondeau Glacier and 31 mi. SW of Skagway, St. Elias Mts.

History

Tlingit Indian name published in 1923 on International Boundary Commission (IBC) Sheet 9 (1951 atlas).