• Sunset view of Glacier Bay and the surrounding Fairweather Mountains.

    Glacier Bay

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

A Naturalist's Glacier Bay

About This Blog

Experience Glacier Bay through the summer experiences of a park ranger-naturalist.

Echoes From a Summer Past

August 31, 2013 Posted by: Ranger Amanda

What I thought would be a typical interaction turned into a much deeper connection.

 

Through the Eyes of a Child

August 18, 2013 Posted by: Ranger Amanda

Junior rangers teach me how to see with fresh eyes.

 

Lest We Forget...

July 14, 2013 Posted by: Park Ranger Andrew

A park visitor in the early stages of Alzheimer’s teaches me that our parks are our touchstones. Collectively, they help us all remember what was, what is, and what can be.

 

The supermoon reflected in Glacier Bay

June 29, 2013 Posted by: Ranger Amanda

The supermoon and its multitude of effects on Glacier Bay are discussed.

 

Welcome to the Naturalist Blog

June 25, 2013 Posted by: Ranger Amanda

Welcome to the new Glacier Bay National Park Naturalist Blog! We are excited to share our amazing back yard with you.

 
 
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Did You Know?

Sitka Spruce

Sitka Spruce is the third largest coniferous tree in the world. One tree even grew to 328 feet!