Information About

The Nunatak

Quick Facts

Open in The Map The Nunatak on The Map

Location

58 ° 59' 12" N,
136 ° 6' 7" W

Region

Hoonah-Angoon (CA)

Elevation

1132 ft (345.03 m)

Uses

The Nunatak in Detail.

About

0.7 mi. N of Nunatak Cove, on Muir Inlet, Glacier Bay National Monument, 65 mi. NW of Hoonah, St. Elias Mts.

History

Local name reported by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) (Twenhofel and others, 1946, pl. 1). This mountain was a nunatak from 1911 to 1929. It was called Nunatak Knob by members of the Glacier Bay Expedition of 1941 (Field, 1947, map).