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Tasnuna Glacier

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 59' 21.001" N,
145 ° 31' 32.999" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Nearest City

Cordova

Length

8 mi (12.87 km)

Elevation

3835 ft (1168.91 m)

Tasnuna Glacier in Detail.

About

Heads 13 mi. NW of Cordova Peak, trends NE to its 1953 terminus, 3.4 mi. SE of Marshall Pass, and 28 mi. SE of Valdez, Chugach Mts.

History

Named in 1963 by A. S. Post, University of Washington, "for the Tasnuna River."

Tasnuna Glacier Gallery

Pictures of, from, or near Tasnuna Glacier.

Places Near Tasnuna Glacier
Cities:

Ptarmigan,

Crags:

101 Wall, Blueberry Block, Republic of Boulder, The Sunny Side,

Glaciers:

Bench Glacier, Cordova Glacier, Deserted Glacier, Glacier G214260E60794N, Glacier G214282E60871N, Glacier G214285E60829N, Glacier G214286E60849N, Glacier G214289E60837N, Glacier G214291E60861N, Glacier G214314E61049N, Glacier G214328E60976N, Glacier G214334E60964N, Glacier G214344E60960N, Glacier G214354E60949N, Glacier G214364E60797N, Glacier G214367E61057N, Glacier G214428E61155N, Glacier G214430E61162N, Glacier G214432E61145N, Glacier G214627E61131N, Glacier G214638E61142N, Heiden Glacier, Marshall Glacier, Tasnuna Glacier, The Beach, Woodworth Glacier, Wortmanns Glacier,

Lakes:

Blueberry Lake, Rude Lake, Thompson Lake, Worthington Lake,

Locales:

Bald Boy, Catchers Mitt, Cracked Ice, Crudbusters, Deep Crudbusters, Diamond, Gun Barrels, Heavenly, Iguana Backs, Little Diamond, Little Girls, Little Odyssey, Lizard Head, Mega Sumo, Mercury, Moonlight Basin, Nick's Happy Valley, North Odyssey, Promise Land, Python, RFS, Road Run, School Bus, Snatch, Stairway, Valley of the Tusk, Vertigo,

Mountains:

Mount Dimond, Mount Dimond, The Island, Odessey, Pontoon,

Parks:

Blueberry Lake State Recreation Site,

Mountain Passes:

Marshall Pass, Ptarmigan Drop, Thompson Pass,

Peaks:

Berlin Wall, Bronto, Cracked Ice, Elephant, Elephant Crud, Goodwills, Halibut Head, Ivory Tusk, Little Matterhorn, Purple Nurple, Python, RFS, Rhinestone Cowgirl, Stairway, The Tusk, Total Crud, Wilbur's,

Mountain Ranges:

Chugach Mountains,

Ridges:

Sushi Bar, The Books,

Routes:

300 Days of Sunshine and Attitude, 5 Star Everything, 919, Afternoon Shadow Boxing, Anchor Man, Another Foolish Route, Artic Oven Lovin, Babar Yoga, Backflip Bum, Balaclava Joy, Bio-Dome, Blueberry Crack , Bluebies, Casa Bonita, Chain Letters From the Dalai Lama, Chain Letters to the Dalai Lama, Curry Popcorn, E-Talk the Talk, Elitist's Overcompensation, Entrepreneur, Ewok the Walk, Find The Cure, Fixe Fixie, Flatirons, Follow the Medallion, Game On!, Gingerade, Grandma's Barley Soup, Happy Rosh Hashana, Honey Badger, Hunka Munka, I Got A Fever of 5.7, I Love Lamp, Kombucha Crack, Last Train to Chossville, Learning Center for Ants, Love Bubble, Lucky Number Fifty-Sleven, McCarthy Bus Lane, McSchmiggens, Mecha Streisand, Meet You at the Station, Mimosa Morning, My Subaru Loves the Environment, Neptune, North Slope, Northurn Lights Delight, On The Grid, Organic, Party on Garth, Party on Wayne, Philanthroparian, Pika's Penthouse, Pika's Playhouse, Ping Pong Madness, S.K.K., Salami Heist, Saturday Night Fever, Scouts Honor, Sharp End, Six Figure Bums, Snot a Rocket, South Park, Steave's Goalie, Steve's Tanker, Stoken the Stove, Sway Penny Yoga, Talons, Thursday Night Cruiser, Tibetan Prayer Flags Made in China, Trustafarian (Rasta With a Trust Fund), Unknown, Unknown 3, Valet at the Movement, What Would Squeak Do?, Yippie (Yuppie Hippie),

Streams:

Cascade Creek, Heiden Creek, Ptarmigan Creek, Small Creek,

Routes:

DOT Glacier Trail, Little Odessey Trail, Thompson Pass Pipeline Access Road, Trans-Alaska Trail - Valdez to Thompson Pass, Tsina River Trail, Worthington Glacier Ridge Trail,