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

    Glacier Bay

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

Glacier Bay Bears Photo Gallery

be alert for bear sign

Scat, Mark Trails, Rub Trees, and Bellyholes
Guide to Glacier Bay Bear Sign


What happens when a dead whale hits the beach in Glacier Bay?
Check out the "Blubber Bonanza" photos and find out.


Did You Know?


The land is rising! In Glacier Bay uplift rates are some of the highest in the world. Since the glacier retreated and removed its weight from the land, some places are rising over an inch every year.