Lower Glacier Bay

Live view of Lower Glacier Bay, looking toward Point Carolus Loading...

Two hundred fifty years ago this entire area was covered with ice.  Now it’s home to sea otters, humpback whales and orcas.  Occasional ships enter Glacier Bay, rounding Point Carolus from Icy Strait; park visitors wander the shoreline, checking out tidepools at Halibut Point.  Weather patterns over the Bay change by the minute … and this image refreshes every 30 seconds.