Cruise Ships in Glacier Bay
Most visitors to Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve spend a day in Glacier Bay on large cruise ships as part of a longer cruise originating at a major west coast city. The spectacular scenery and wildlife of Glacier Bay make it a highlight of any Alaska cruise.
What to Expect
Park rangers set up a information desk while on board ship in a large lounge. At the desk you can find:
Glacier Bay Ranger Audio Series
Did You Know?
Glacier Bay is home to a unique type of black bear with a bluish coat. The "Glacier Bear" may have adapted its coloring for living near glacial ice.