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Glacier River

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 53' 43" N,
148 ° 54' 33" W

Region

Anchorage

Elevation

33 ft (10.06 m)

Uses

Glacier River in Detail.

About

heads at terminus of Twentymile Glacier, flows SW to Twentymile River, 18 mi. NE of Sunrise, Chugach Mts. 6.5 miles long.

History

Local name reported in 1898 by Captain E. F. Glenn, USA.

Places Near Glacier River
Glaciers:

Burns Glacier, Byron Glacier, Carroll Glacier, Concordia Glacier, Eagle Glacier, Explorer Glacier, Learnard Glacier, Milk Glacier, Milton Glacier, Portage Glacier, Raven Glacier, Shakespeare Glacier, Skookum Glacier,

Lakes:

Airstrip Pond, Alder Pond, Carmen Lake, Crystal Lake, Divide Lake, Glenn Lake, Luebner Lake, Portage Lake,

Mountains:

Mount Alyeska, Baird Peak, Bard Peak, Barnes Mountain, Baumann Bump, Begich Peak, Blueberry Hill, Boggs Peak, Byron Peak, Carpathian Peak, Goat Mountain, Hibbs Peak, Jewel Mountain, Kickstep Mountain, Kinnikinnick Mountain, Lingon Mountain, Maynard Mountain, Nagoon Mountain, Notch Mountain, Rook Mountain, Shakespeare Shoulder, Summit Mountain, Tincan Peak,

Mountain Passes:

Crow Pass, Portage Pass,

Peaks:

A1, Bearberry Point, Berg Peak, Bramble Knoll, Bunting Peak, Finch Peak, Highbush Peak, Kelleys Knob, Longspur Peak, Lowbush Peak, Lowell Peak, Middle Raven Peak, Mismapped Mountain, Mystery Mountain, North Raven Peak, Pipit Peak, Portage Peak, Rosy Peak, Saghala Point, South Raven Peak, Sparrow Peak,

Rivers:

Glacier River, Placer River, South Fork Upper Carmen River, Twentymile River, Upper Carmen River,

Routes:

Eddy's, Gods Country, Little Sweden, Wolverine,

Streams:

California Creek, Crow Creek, Ingram Creek, Kern Creek, Milk Creek, Peterson Creek, Placer Creek, Portage Creek, Skookum Creek, Whittier Creek, Whittier Creek, Winner Creek, Wolverine Creek,

Routes:

Crow Pass Trail, Jewel Mountain,

Valleys:

Bear Valley, Glacier Gulch, Placer River Valley,

Cities:

Alyeska,