Sprague Glacier

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Sprague Glacier
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Sprague Glacier
Location in Colorado
TypeMountain glacier
Location Larimer County, Colorado, United States
Coordinates 40°20′32″N105°44′00″W / 40.34222°N 105.73333°W / 40.34222; -105.73333 Coordinates: 40°20′32″N105°44′00″W / 40.34222°N 105.73333°W / 40.34222; -105.73333 [1]
TerminusTalus/proglacial lake
StatusRetreating

Sprague Glacier is a small cirque glacier in Rocky Mountain National Park in the U.S. state of Colorado. [2] Sprague Glacier is on the east side of the Continental Divide and .25 mi (0.40 km) southeast of Sprague Peak. Several small alpine lakes are near the foot of the glacier.

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References

  1. "Sprague Glacier". Geographic Names Information System . United States Geological Survey . Retrieved August 19, 2012.
  2. McHenrys Peak, CO (Map). TopoQwest (United States Geological Survey Maps). Retrieved August 19, 2012.