Information About

Avalanche Canyon

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 46' 47" N,
134 ° 26' 44" W

Region

Juneau

Elevation

2037 ft (620.88 m)

Uses

Avalanche Canyon in Detail.

About

In the Coast Mountains; heads at 584600N 1341600W trends W to Gilkey Glacier, 9 mi SW of Mount Ogilvie and 34 mi N of Juneau. 6.5 miles long.

History

Named in 1964 by memvers of the Juneau Icefield Research program.