What Are Some Interesting Facts About the Hubbard Glacier?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 6, 2020 12:25:04 PM ET
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The Hubbard Glacier is the largest tidewater glacier in North America. A tidewater glacier is one that flows into the ocean. The glacier is approximately 7 miles wide at its foot and 76 miles long. These measurements are constantly changing as the Hubbard Glacier continues to grow and move forward.