Check out those crevasses! Crevasses are cracks in a glacier, created either from the glacier’s movement stretching and breaking the ice, or from faster moving ice crunching into slower moving ice. Either way, a crevasse is evidence that a glacier is moving!
#findyourpark #mountrainiernps #mrnp #mountrainier #pnw #nps 📷: Emmons Glacier from Burroughs Mountain, 9/3/18. [Description: A person stands silhouetted in front of a large glacier broken by numerous crevasses.] -kl