Information About

Oberlin Ridge

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 51' 33" N,
136 ° 16' 27" W

Region

Hoonah-Angoon (CA)

Elevation

3389 ft (1032.97 m)

Uses

Oberlin Ridge in Detail.

About

in Glacier Bay National Monument, Trends W mi. NW of Hoonah, St. Elias Mts.

History

Named by members of the American Geographical Society Galcier Bay Expedition of 1941 (Field, 1947, map) for Oberlin College, Ohio, because G. F. Wright was a member of the faculty of this college when he made his geological studies of the Muir Glacier in 1886.