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Bomber Glacier

Access details: start on the Reed Lakes trail and proceed to the end of the Reed Valley and you will come to a set of cols. The col on the right leads to the Bomber Glacier. Hit the glacier and proceed upward/outward. The bomber should be visible from mid to late summer.



What remains of the crashed Air Force Bomber. Not much after years of scavenging. I found an old survival kit on top of a nearby peak. Photo by Jeff Sands

"Heroism High in the Talkeetnas" the story of the 1957 B-29 crash that gave the glacier its name, by Frank Baker.