Alaska - the land of glaciers and a State of supreme beauty with endless stretches of snow capped mountains, ponds, lakes, large water bodies, deep blue skies, white fluffy clouds, greenery on the trees and grass that look like freshly painted, chill weather and unpolluted air. It is truly a paradise on earth and a dream destination for photographers. This is a photograph of the Matanuska glacier located in an incredibly beautiful surroundings.
The glacier is approximately 43 kms. long and about 6.40 kms wide.Its terminus feeds the Matanuska river. It is located near the Glenn highway about 150 kms north of Anchorage.