BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Illecillewaet Glacier
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Glacier - Mass of permanent snow and ice flowing from an area of snow accumulation on higher ground
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Pronounced: ill ah SIL-ah-wet
Relative Location: Head of Illecillewaet River, S of Rogers Pass, Glacier National Park, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 51°14'12''N, 117°26'30''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD27
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 82N/3
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 82N
82N/3
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