Schedule of events
Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve is open year-round, but services in winter are extremely limited.
Current hours for Visitor Centers in Glacier Bay can be found on the Basic Information page here.
Contact the park at: (907) 697-2230
Glacier Bay Visitor Center
Located on the second floor of the Glacier Bay Lodge. Open daily from May to September, annually. A Park Ranger will be available for questions and to operate the Alaska Geographic book store. Books, maps, films, souvenirs and more are available for purchase from the ranger by credit card only.
Visitor Information Station (VIS)
Located at the head of the Bartlett Cove Public Use Dock, the Visitor Information Station (VIS) serves boaters, campers, and more. The VIS is open from May through September. Currently closed for the winter season, see you in May 2024!
The Visitor Information Station (VIS) is located at the head of the public-use dock in Bartlett Cove. It offers information, permits and orientations for campers and recreational boaters in the park. Maps and nautical charts are available. Facilities include public rest rooms, potable water, trash and recycling containers. (907) 697-2627
Glacier Bay National Preserve Office (Closed Indefinitely)
PO Box 137
Last updated: October 2, 2023