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

    Glacier Bay

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

Glacier Bay Blogs

Kelly carefully checks the orca skeleton

Killer Whale Articulation Project
Follow along as this beautiful whale is articulated and permanently displayed in the Gustavus Library

 
Kelly and Melissa are Glacier Bay's Whale Education Team!

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The Return of Whale #68 BLOG
Follow the blog and share our excitement for this huge project!

 
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A Naturalist's Glacier Bay
Enjoy the wonders of Glacier Bay through the eyes of a Park Ranger-Naturalist.

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.