Interactive Map for Glacier ...
We are still searching for the GPS coordinates (ie- latitude/longitude) of Glacier.<1>
We have done a cursory search and haven't been able to find any evidence that Glacier still exists.
If you can help with the location of Glacier please contact us.
Mapping Services ...
Below are links to some different Mapping Services:
Waymark Collections ...
The following websites can be used to search for GeoCaches and Waymarks around Glacier:
The Heavens-Above Website ...
The location of constellations, planets, satellites passes over Glacier:
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/
|<1>||If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went north past Glacier and then turned west". While Glacier could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Glacier as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.|
Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. The community might still exist or it might have existed for just a short period of time. Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, families in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc.
Also keep in mind that Glacier could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community.
Since confusion between is common, we searched and weren't able to find another Alaska community named Glacier.
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