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Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve


  • Type: Natural Environ
  • Travel Genus: Sight
  • Sight Category: Terrestrial Feature

Crown of the Continent

Come and experience Glacier's pristine forests, alpine meadows, rugged mountains, and spectacular lakes. With over 700 miles (1125 km) of trails, Glacier is a hiker's paradise for adventurous visitors seeking wilderness and solitude. Relive the days of old through historic chalets, lodges, transportation, and stories of Native Americans. Explore Glacier National Park and discover what awaits you. - NPS


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Timeline

Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1879/00/00 John Muir Visitor John Muir's first visit to Glacier Bay, explored Geikie Inlet, he visited Muir Point in 1890

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Physiography
Physiographic feature Fjord
Physiographic feature Glacier
Physiographic feature Marine bay

Data »

Particulars for Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve:
Physiographic Coastal Environ
Area of Significance Maritime
Locale Type Natural Environ
Historic Use Natural Feature
Sight Category Terrestrial Feature
Physiographic Wilderness




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