Information About

Yalik Glacier

Quick Facts

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Location

59 ° 31' 23" N,
150 ° 45' 15" W

Region

Kenai Peninsula

Length

9 mi (14.48 km)

Elevation

1745 ft (531.88 m)

Uses

Yalik Glacier in Detail.

About

heads at 593430N1504700W, in Kenai Mts., trends S to its terminus 1.7 mi. N of Nuka Passage, Chugach Mts.

History

Named by U. S. Grant, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), in 1911, for an abandoned Indian settlement on the shore of Yalik Bay.