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

    Glacier Bay

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

Glacier Bay Vessel Use Planning Update

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Date: October 13, 2009
Contact: Allison Banks, Public Information Officer, 907-697-2230

The NPS will be considering various options to address changes in shoulder season vessel use in Glacier Bay.

A summary of issues, potential actions, and next steps in the process is available at the park planning website.

Did You Know?

Sea Otter

Since the early 1990's, the sea otter population in Glacier Bay has grown from 0 to 4,000. Look for large rafts of sea otters in the lower reaches of the bay.