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

    Glacier Bay

    National Park & Preserve Alaska


Glacier Bay News Releases
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Schedule of Glacier Bay NP Events

Schedule of Events
What's happening?

whale education team

The Return of Whale 68
Articulating a massive humpback skeleton!


Glacier Bay Whales in the News!
"Whale Tales" Read all about it...

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Glacier Bay Webcam
Enjoy the LIVE view from the Inner Lagoon!

tribal house project

Huna Tribal House Project
We are constructing a replica Tlingit Tribal House on the shoreline of Bartlett Cove.

Did You Know?

John Muir

John Muir, beloved naturalist and father of Yosemite National Park, came to Glacier Bay in 1879 to find direct evidence of the presence of glaciers. He believed that Yosemite had been carved by glacier and was able to validate his hypothesis with what he saw in Glacier Bay.