10 glaciers you can touch

Photographs can't quite capture the majesty of a glacier, with the sheets of luminous blue ice, and plunging shards lost in static film or video. Here are ten places to experience glaciers up close and personal.

Text by Crai S. Bower | Photo editing by Lance King

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Nov 18, 2013 7:47AM
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I have been to this glacier when I climbed Kilimanjaro and that was in Tanzania. Maybe it is on the border with Kenya. I would like to know. 
Oct 15, 2013 7:54AM
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Athabaska Glacier in Canada. Tourists regularly take special bus tours to its terminus.
Oct 3, 2013 12:25AM
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Wow no Mendenhall Glacier in Juneau, Alaska. it's a beauty too that you can get too easy

 

Oct 2, 2013 11:33PM
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I saw the glaciers  in Alaska......what beauty!!!

Oct 2, 2013 10:41PM
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Touch em' NOW!! They'll be EXTINCT real soon..........thank you $BIG OIL$!!
Oct 2, 2013 9:54PM
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Glacier National Park  in NW Montana.
Oct 2, 2013 2:41PM
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There's 10 potential expensive tax payer paid rescue attempts for our overworked emergency personnel.
Oct 2, 2013 2:37PM
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"Ten Glaciers you can reach out and touch..."  With out falling into a crevasse?
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