Tag Archives: US – Kluane / Wrangell-St. Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek
Glacier Bay National Park is a place of immense beauty and dynamic change. After an awe-inspiring week spent in the park, Andy Cross provides a look at what makes this Inside Passage destination so incredibly unique.
Source: Pristine Glacier Bay | 48° North
Everything You Need to Know About Camping in Glacier National Park; Elizabeth Rhodes; Travel + Leisure/MSN
The best campgrounds and RV parks, park regulations, and more.
A Holland America Line sailing showcases the best of Alaska, offering diverse experiences for multigenerational families and leisure groups Alaska is a booming cruise destination. Indeed, Alaska cruises were the most booked U.S. vacation for the third year in a row, according to Travel Leaders Group’s 2019-2020 travel trends survey. Alaska welcomed an estimated 1.33 million cruise guests in 2019, reports the Alaska Travel Industry Association, and a 6 percent cruise capacity increase is forecast for 2020.
Background information and travel tips when visiting Glacier Bay National Park, one of the US National Park Service Sites in Alaska.
Today was another day at sea or Chris Hodgson should say, day on board as the cruise lines like to market these types of days: Scenic Cruising!! They were all provided with an itinerary for the day as well as a map of the area they would be cruising through, the UNESCO World Heritage site of Glacier Bay.
Later in the afternoon the Norwegian Jewel sailed from Juneau to the Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve. Glacier Bay became a national park in 1980 and a UNESCO world heritage site in 1992.
Source: Glacier Bay, Alaska
It is no coincidence that remote and inaccessible is virtually synonymous with stunning wilderness and incredible scenery.