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

    Glacier Bay

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

Glacier Bay N.P. Camper Drop-off/Pick Up Points to Change

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Date: August 3, 2010
Contact: Allison Banks, Public Information Officer, 907-697-2230

Effective from August 6 through September 6, 2010, the location of the Glacier Bay kayaker/camper drop-off/pick-up points will be Sebree Cove and Sundew Cove. Kayaker/campers planning their trips on or after August 6 should note the change. Maps and coordinates for these locations are available on the park’s website and at the Visitor Information Station. For further information please contact the Visitor Information Station at 907-697-2627 or the park’s website at


Did You Know?

Mt Fairweather

Captain James Cook named the tallest mountain in Glacier Bay, Mount Fairweather, in 1778. As Southeast Alaska is a temperate rainforest, with an average of only 50 sunny days a year, it would require fair-weather to see that mountain.