Isabelle Glacier

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Isabelle Glacier
Map showing the location of Isabelle Glacier
Map showing the location of Isabelle Glacier
Isabelle Glacier
Boulder County, Colorado, USA
Type Mountain glacier
Coordinates 40°03′48″N 105°38′42″W / 40.06333°N 105.64500°W / 40.06333; -105.64500Coordinates: 40°03′48″N 105°38′42″W / 40.06333°N 105.64500°W / 40.06333; -105.64500[1]
Length .15 mi (0.24 km) and .30 mi (0.48 km) wide
Terminus Talus/proglacial lake
Status Retreating

Isabelle Glacier is an alpine glacier located .25 mi (0.40 km) southwest of Shoshoni Peak, in Roosevelt National Forest in the US state of Colorado.[2] The glacier is immediately east of the Continental Divide on the opposite side of the divide from Fair Glacier. Isabelle Glacier is the source of the South Saint Vrain Creek and can be reach by trail and is a 8.4 mi (13.5 km) round-trip hike from the trailhead.[3]

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  1. ^ "Isabelle Glacier". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2012-08-18. 
  2. ^ TopoQwest (United States Geological Survey Maps). Monarch Lake, CO (Map). http://www.topoquest.com/map.php?lat=40.06328&lon=-105.64498&datum=nad83&zoom=4. Retrieved 2012-08-18.
  3. ^ "Isabelle Glacier Trail". Summitpost. Retrieved 2012-08-18.