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Waldo Glacier
Location in Oregon
Type Mountain glacier
Location Cascade Range, Jefferson County, Oregon, U.S.
Coordinates 44°39′46″N 121°47′46″W / 44.66278°N 121.79611°W / 44.66278; -121.79611Coordinates: 44°39′46″N 121°47′46″W / 44.66278°N 121.79611°W / 44.66278; -121.79611
Length .6 mi (0.97 km)
Terminus Moraines/Talus
Status Retreating

Waldo Glacier is in the U.S. state of Oregon. The glacier is situated in the Cascade Range on the south-southeast slopes of Mount Jefferson. Starting near an elevation of 9,000 ft (2,700 m), the glacier extends down to 7,500 ft (2,300 m). The glacier is named after John B. Waldo, as is Waldo Lake.

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