Carver Glacier

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Carver Glacier
Location in Oregon
Location in Oregon
Carver Glacier
Location in Oregon
Type Mountain glacier
Location Cascade Range, Deschutes County, Oregon, U.S.
Coordinates 44°07′25″N 121°46′01″W / 44.12361°N 121.76694°W / 44.12361; -121.76694Coordinates: 44°07′25″N 121°46′01″W / 44.12361°N 121.76694°W / 44.12361; -121.76694[1]
Length 1,000 ft (300 m)
Terminus Barren rock/Talus
Status Retreating

Carver Glacier is in the U.S. state of Oregon. The glacier is situated in the Cascade Range at an elevation near 7,500 feet (2,300 m), just east of Skinner Glacier. Carver Glacier is on the north slopes of South Sister, an extinct stratovolcano.[2]

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  1. ^ "Carver Glacier". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2012-07-29. 
  2. ^ North Sister, OR (Map). TopoQwest (United States Geological Survey Maps). Retrieved 2012-07-15.