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

    Glacier Bay

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

Alsek River Management

Management of the Alsek River in Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve is governed by the Alsek River Management Plan.

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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.