Covering 3.3 million acres of rugged mountains, dynamic glaciers, temperate rainforest, wild coastlines and deep sheltered fjords, Glacier Bay National Park is a highlight of Alaska's Inside Passage and part of a 25-million acre World Heritage Site—one of the world’s largest international protected areas. From sea to summit, Glacier Bay offers limitless opportunities for adventure and inspiration.
Southeast Alaskan Wilderness
What Makes Glacier Bay Special?
Glaciers, mountains, wildlife, history, homeland, adventure, challenge, wilderness, research....and more!
Long Distance Classrooms
Using technology, we can now bring the wonders of Glacier Bay to YOUR classroom or group. Our programs are fun, informative, and free!
The Huna Tribal House
A long awaited dream, Xunaa Shuká Hít stands proudly on the shoreline of Bartlett Cove. It is a place of discovery and re-connection.
The Fairweather Visitor Guide
Read the latest issue of the official 32-page color visitor's guide to Glacier Bay National Park.
Private Boating in Glacier Bay
Glacier Bay is a fabulous place to explore by boat. During summer months, a free permit is required for private vessels.
Hear the Voices of Glacier Bay
Crashing glaciers, bellowing sea lions, whispering rain, and singing seabirds...enjoy the amazing natural sounds of Glacier Bay!
Visiting on a Cruise Ship?
The spectacular scenery and wildlife of Glacier Bay make it a highlight of any Alaska cruise. Learn how to get the most out of your day.
Science and Research in Glacier Bay
From summit to sea, Glacier Bay is a living laboratory filled with opportunities for wide ranging research and study.
Last updated: February 5, 2019