Arctic Creek

Arctic Creek basin has an area of 33.4 km2 and contains 3 glaciers that cover 2.0% of the basin. Between 1998 and 1958 combined area glacier area had dropped from 0.75 km2 to 0.67 km2 (a 10.0% decrease). The basin contains the only glacier in the Upper Skagit Basin that is monitored annually for changes in mass balance.


To acquire additional information about any of the glaciers inside this portion of the Upper Skagit Basin, click on the glacier you are interested in.