Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve
Accessible by Plane or Boat
Gustavus, AK 99826
National Park: Birding, Camp, Fish, Hike, Picnic, Snow Sports, Walk, Water Sports
The park has snow-capped mountain ranges rising to over 15,000 feet, coastal beaches with protected coves, deep fjords, tidewater glaciers, coastal and estuarine waters, and freshwater lakes. These diverse land and seascapes host a mosaic of plant communities ranging from pioneer species in areas recently exposed by receding glaciers, to climax communities in older coastal and alpine ecosystems.