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Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve

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Beautiful Sight but why has it shrunk so much?

The Glaciers in Glacier Bay National Park are absolutely beautiful and the cruise ships and rangers... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
dwsorrells
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Birmingham, Alabama
ice falling

the fish is amazing lots of activity, and the water is the best.I their were no threats it was fine... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Glaciers in Glacier Bay National Park are absolutely beautiful and the cruise ships and rangers do an excellet job in showing themto you. The only issue that real bothers me is why have the glaciers shrunk so much from covering the entire bays in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

the fish is amazing lots of activity, and the water is the best.I their were no threats it was fine cool.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Benjamin A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The natural beauty of the Glacier Bay area is beyond belief. Calving glacier, floating ice, clear blue skies and fresh air all make for a trip to remember and gush to your friends about. Lots of photo opportunities. Not to be missed. I went on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 142loism
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Even seeing a documentary about glaciers calving can not prepare you for the majesty of the process. The mass of the glaciers is humbling. Within the glaciers we saw small peaks, caves and areas that looked as though a flowing river had been jolted into...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 10 December 2018

Absolutely Beautiful the weather was great in the 70's, no rain. We took a lot of pictures and even saw a bear!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Celia R
Reviewed 23 November 2018

Weather cooperated with sun and blue skies. Aslo saw calving of ice - and the knocks of the ice cracking and heaving will stay with me always. More spiritual than any man made cathedral. And the history of this place. Just wow.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Craig H
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Visited in July 2018 with my husband and sons aged 16 and 17. It rained off and on during our week in Alaska but that is to be expected! We toughed it out for this amazing adventure. Stayed 2 nights at the Glacier Bay Lodge...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank cherylmal2
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Traveled to Glacier Bay in May on the Eurodam (Holland American Cruise Line). Outstanding views from the front of the ship, and from our veranda. Got very close to glaciers, saw some amazing calving of the glaciers. Also saw mountain goats, and sea otters. The...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

I went out to Alaska with two friends and we spent a couple days in Gustavus. The highlight of our time there was of course the Glacier Bay Boat Tour. It's a full day activity, leaving from Bartlett Cove in the morning and getting back...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mollyhh
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Instead of doing a round-trip cruise we elected to do a 1-way southbound so we could see Glacier National Park. I'm so glad we did. It was spectacular. You are limited in how much you can see from the large cruise ship, but it is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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It only goes to 2 years in advance date
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Response from cherylmal2 | Reviewed this property |
Hello. I booked 7 months ahead. With National park lodging the sooner the better!
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