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Emmons Moraine

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Length

1.0 Miles 1.6 Kilometers

87%

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Elevation

442' 135 m

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38%

Max Grade (21°)

5,240' 1,597 m

High

4,798' 1,462 m

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A quick spur leading to the base of the largest glacier in the lower 48.

Brian Smith

Overview

Features: River/Creek — Views — Wildlife
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Description

One mile beyond the White River Campground trailhead, take the Glacier Basin Trail to a junction with the Emmons Moraine Trail.

This one-mile round-trip spur trail leads to a viewpoint which overlooks the Emmons Glacier, the largest glacier in the 48 contiguous United States.

Flora & Fauna

Stay on designated trails to protect fragile plants.

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