Information About

Moraine Pass

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 5' 32" N,
149 ° 11' 48" W

Region

Anchorage

Elevation

3819 ft (1164.03 m)

Uses

Moraine Pass in Detail.

About

In the Chugach Mountains, between the heads of the North Fork Ship Creek and Camp Creek, 25 mi ESE of Anchorage, Chugach Mts.

History

Named in 1963 by members of the Mointaineering Club of Alaska because the surface of the pass consists of morainal material.

Places Near Moraine Pass
Capes:

Bird Point, Snipers Point,

Cities:

Girdwood,

Glaciers:

Bird Glacier, Clear Glacier, Crow Glacier, Eagle Glacier, Eklutna Glacier, Flute Glacier, Icicle Glacier, Milk Glacier, Organ Glacier, Raven Glacier, West Branch Eklutna Glacier,

Lakes:

Crystal Lake, Eagle Lake, Symphony Lake,

Locales:

Death Bowls, Symphony Tarns,

Mountains:

Mount Alpenglow, Mount Alyeska, Barnes Mountain, Baumann Bump, Mount Beelzebub, Bellicose Peak, Benign Peak, Bird Peak, Bradley Peak, Calliope Mountain, Camp Robber Peak, Cantata Peak, Crow Peak, Eagle Peak, Goat Mountain, Harp Mountain, Hibbs Peak, Hurdygurdy Mountain, Jewel Mountain, Magpie Peak, Moonlight Mountain, Notch Mountain, Organ Mountain, Peeking Mountain, Peril Peak, Polar Bear Peak, Raggedtop Mountain, Rook Mountain, Mount Rumble, Summit Mountain, Sunlight Mountain, Mount Yukla,

Parks:

Chugach State Park,

Mountain Passes:

Bird Creek Pass, Crow Pass, Moraine Pass,

Peaks:

Adelie Point, Bearberry Point, Bees Heaven Peak, Berg Peak, Bramble Knoll, California Peak, Chinstrap Peak, Crested Peak, Devils Mistress, East Kiliak Peak, Fishs Breath, Gentoo Peak, Highbush Peak, Icicle Peak, Middle Raven Peak, Nantina Point, Nest Peak, North Raven Peak, Penguin Peak, Peters Peak, Pleasant Mountain, Saghala Point, South Raina Peak, South Raven Peak, Transcendence Peak, Vertigo Peak, West Kiliak Peak,

Streams:

California Creek, Camp Creek, Crow Creek, Falling Water Creek, Glacier Creek, Kern Creek, Milk Creek, Peterson Creek, Raven Creek, Sawmill Creek, Seattle Creek, Slate Creek, Virgin Creek, Winner Creek,

Routes:

Abe's Trail, Albert Loop Trail, Bird Point Interpretive Trail, Cali Creek Trail, Connector 1 Trail, Connector 2 Trail, Crow Pass Trail, Dew Mound Trail, Eagle River North Fork Access Trail, Four Corners Loop Trail, Indian to Bird Bike Trail, Jewel Mountain, Lake Spur HV Trail, Mountain Meadow Trail, Penguin Creek Trail, Rapids Camp Loop Trail, River Loop Trail, Rodak Nature Loop Trail,

Valleys:

Glacier Gulch, Hanging Valley,

Cities:

Alyeska,