Learn About the Park


Glacier Bay is an amazing place. Browse this section to learn more about YOUR national park.


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Photos, Videos, Camper & Boater Orientations and more...
Glacier Bay is as close as your screen. Check out our photo galleries, ranger videos, park films, and more.

A newly exposed landscape. Wild, spectacular, and intact. Explore the natural world of Glacier Bay.

Science and Research
Glacier Bay is a park for science. Discover Glacier Bays rich legacy of science and learn about many research projects currently underway.

Natural Heritage
Glacier Bay is more than just a National Park

History and Culture
Glacier Bay abounds with rich history of Tlingit homeland, early explorers, and scientific discovery.

For Kids
Kids love Glacier Bay! YOU can become a Glacier Bay Junior Ranger!

For Teachers
Share Glacier Bay with your class! Lesson plans, activities, demos, and distance learning opportunities!

Park Management
Learn more about how we are managing this park to provide for visitor enjoyment while ensuring Glacier Bay resources are left unimpaired for future generations. You can also find the park's laws and policies here.

Glacier Bay park brochures, maps, and handouts

Browse the selection of items available for purchase online through our cooperating association, Alaska Geographic.

Last updated: June 7, 2020

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve
PO Box 140

Gustavus, AK 99826


907 697-2230

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