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179 Barlett Cove Road, dock at Glacier Bay Lodge, Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, Gustavus, AK 99826
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There's a separate listing for the lodge - so rightly, this should be just about the tour. It's an 8-hour boat ride leaving from the dock near the Glacier Bay Lodge - and while it's run by a Park Service concessionaire, it really is the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked the package of lodging and 8 hour boat tour at Glacier Bay Lodge. What an experience! There were two park rangers onboard with us and they were both very knowledgeable and so nice. There were binoculars for each of us and we were...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2018

This day trip is so magical. The ability of the small boat to get up close to the wildlife cannot be replicated with a cruise ship. The ranger we had-- Andres from the Everglades was excellent. His knowledge as well as his clear respect for...More

Thank LaurettaYoung
Reviewed 2 August 2018

If you come to the lodge or Gustavus and don't do the boat tour it's shame on you. The scenery is stunning, you'll see bears, seals, birds, otters and the magnificent glaciers. The boat crew provides food and beverages all day. Bring a camera, they...More

Thank TCEd
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

The all-day boat trip was an experience we will always remember. Along the way up to see the glaciers that come down to the bay we saw all kinds of wildlife. The on-board Park Service ranger explained everything as we went along. Mid way through...More

Thank cararro
Reviewed 15 July 2018

The lodge and cruise harbor is located in Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve at a small town Gustavus. This is a whole day cruise from 7:30am to 3:30pm. The boat is not big, however it is not crowded at all. There are plenty of...More

Thank kAUDpVyxfE
Reviewed 15 July 2018

We took the Glacier Bay Lodge Boat trip and had a great time. There was plenty of indoor seating. There was a National Park Service naturalist on board. The trip stops at various points along with way to the glaciers to view wildlife. We saw...More

Thank LankyOmaha
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We traveled with young teen children and we're anxious that 130 miles on a boat would test their patience. Despite really horrible weather the day was absorbing throughout. Jenny, our very excellent Ranger Guide paced the day beautifully. As well as calving glaciers we saw...More

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