Gustavus Visitors Association - Gustavus, Alaska, 99826, United States

Glacier Bay National Park Tours

DAY BOAT TOUR OF GLACIER BAY NATIONAL PARK

A catamaran boat tour of Glacier Bay National Park, operated by Aramark, departs the Bartlett Cove Dock every day. The eight-hour trips depart at 7:30 a.m. and head into the West Arm of Glacier Bay. (This is the only day trip available during the summer months.) During the shoulder season, charters by the day are available with advance reservations. Overnight charters operate from the Bartlett Cove Dock into Glacier Bay National Park, Itineraries include glacier and wildlife viewing, whale watching, sea kayaking and hiking. Trips may be customized around the interests of guests. Also, local air taxis offer flight-seeing trips of Glacier Bay. Contact the charter operators, business owners, National Park Service (for a list of authorized concessionaires) or your lodging host for help with planning.

Glacier Bay Day Tour Boat

Spend the day on the waters of Glacier Bay and see magnificent tidewater glaciers, ancient snow-capped mountains, whales, stellar sea lions, rare birds, coastal bears, seals, eagles, and so much more!

This tour is the only scheduled day tour permitted inside Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve.

The Glacier Bay Day Tour takes you on a comfortable, heated, high-speed catamaran ride for an intimate view of marine and coastal wildlife, alongside massive glaciers, and towering mountains.

Your journey takes you to the face of the Margerie and Grand Pacific Glaciers, two of the many tidewater glaciers found in the National Park. Advance Reservations Highly Recommended.

Phone: 907.697.4000
Toll Free: 888.229.8687
Fax: 907.697.4035
Email: Group-AK@aramark.com
Website: www.visitglacierbay.com

Address
P.O. Box 179
Glacier Bay National Park
Gustavus, AK 99826


Glacier Bay Sea Kayaks, Inc.

KAYAK RENTALS IN GLACIER BAY NATIONAL PARK

Phone: 907.697.2257
Fax: 907.697.3002
Email: info@glacierbayseakayaks.com
Website: www.glacierbayseakayaks.com

Address
P.O. Box 26
1 Parker Drive
Gustavus, US 99826

Glacier Bay Sea Kayaks is the concession in Glacier Bay National Park for guided one-day kayak tours and for kayak rentals. Daily guided half or full day kayak tours are available in Bartlett Cove, headquarters of Glacier Bay National Park. For independent day paddles and multi-day camping and kayaking trips, we rent both single and double fiberglass sea touring kayaks, provide daily instruction programs, and arrange camper transportation to remote areas of the bay and Icy Strait. GBSK staff are knowledgeable naturalist/guides and great instructors. We can help you plan your kayak trip, one day to two weeks or more, and make all your transportation and lodging reservations.

Fairweather Adventures at Glacier Bay

CHARTER BOAT FOR SIX PASSENGERS FOR PRIVATE TOURS OF GLACIER BAY NATIONAL PARK

Phone: 907-723-3065
Email: jim@fishglacierbay.com
Website: www.fishglacierbay.com

Address
P.O. Box 148
1010 Chase Dr.
Gustavus, US 99826

Fairweather Adventures at Glacier Bay, which takes its name from the lofty snow-clad peaks of Glacier Bay's spectacular Fairweather Mountain Range, presents an Alaskan sightseeing and sport fishing adventure that you'll never forget. Come enjoy the contagious enthusiasm that Jim and Julene Kearns and their family have for this beautiful place as they offer you their unparalleled experience in the Glacier Bay area. You will be treated to some of Alaska's most magnificent natural beauty, its abundant marine mammals, and its finest sport fishing. It is awesome! Fairweather Adventures at Glacier Bay is an official concessionaire of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve.

Gustavus Visitors Association
P.O. Box 167
Gustavus, Alaska, 99826, United States
Call: 907.697.2454

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Gustavus Visitors Association

The Gateway to Glacier Bay, Gustavus offers a microcosm of all the natural beauty of Alaska. Gustavus is not too big -- no industry interfering with the wilderness, no influx of cruise travelers, no string of souvenir shops -- and not too small. Lodgings cater to personal tastes and are available in a range of prices and a variety of styles. Many of our restaurants feature local seafood and produce fresh from the garden.