Sarvent Glacier

List of glaciers

This is a list of glaciers.

Due to somewhat sparse information, some glaciers, especially those in the tropics, may no longer exist as listed. This is especially true for glaciers in Africa and New Guinea.


Africa

Kenya

(All located on the upper slopes of Mount Kenya)

Ruwenzori Range

Tanzania

(All located on the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro)

Antarctica

Note : Some glaciers on list do not exist,

Asia

China

Nepal

Tajikistan

India

Uttarakhand

Sikkim

Himachal Pradesh

Kashmir

Indonesia

  • Carstensz Glacier
  • Northwall Firn

Both are on Puncak Jaya.The Meren Glacier on the summit disappeared at some time between 1992 and 2000. ,

Pakistan

Japan

There are presently no true glaciers in Japan, although there are small permanent snow fields (some including remnant glacial ice) and also rock glaciers.

Europe

Iceland

Norway

Georgia

Germany

Austria

Romania

France

Spain

Glaciers in the Sierra Nevada and the Picos de Europa melted by the end of the 19th century. In 2006, ten small glaciers and six glaciers-glacierets remain in the Spanish Pyrenees. The largest are on:

Italy

Sweden

Sweden has a total of around 300 glaciers. The largest is Stuorrjekna in Sulitelma with an area of 13 km2.

Switzerland

Montenegro

Bulgaria

Russia

North America

Canada

Yukon

BC Coast Mountains

Boundary Ranges

Pacific Ranges

Garibaldi Ranges

Lillooet Ranges

=Cayoosh Range=

Vancouver Island Ranges

Columbia Mountains

Purcell Mountains

Selkirk Mountains

Monashee Mountains

Cariboo Mountains

Interior Mountains

Hazelton Mountains

Canadian Rockies (BC/AB)

Nunavut

Greenland

Mexico

United States

Alaska

Washington

There are hundreds of named glaciers in Washington. This list contains most of the glaciers on the volcanoes, but is very incomplete otherwise.

Olympic Mountains; Mount Olympus

Mount Rainier

Oregon

This list now includes all 35 named glaciers in Oregon, plus several more glaciers not named on maps, but for which published references exist.
Wallowa Mountains

Three Sisters Region

California

Trinity Alps

Sierra Nevada

Colorado

Montana

(yes, Montana does have three different glaciers named Grasshopper Glacier)

Wyoming

Oceania

New Guinea

New Zealand

An inventory of glaciers in New Zealand's South Island during the 1980s found there were about 3,155 glaciers with an area of at least one hectare (2.5 acres). Approximately one sixth of these glaciers covered more than 10 hectares. These include:

There are also six glaciers in the North Island, all on Mount Ruapehu.

Australia

No glaciers remain on the Australia mainland or Tasmania. A few are located in the territory of Heard Island and McDonald Islands on Heard Island in the southern Indian Ocean.

South America

Bolivia

Venezuela

Colombia

Ecuador

Peru

Argentina

Chile

Isolates

References

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