Glacier Bay Adventure at Bear Track Inn

Enjoy this luxury lodge as a base for exploring one of Alaska's most amazing National Park's.

  • Duration: 3 days
  • Accommodation: 2 nights
  • Starting at: $1659 / per person
  • Availability: June, July, August
  • Highlights: Bear Track Inn features exquisite accommodations and hand-crafted family style meals served in an atmosphere of true Alaskan ambiance and genuine hospitality. Nestled in the quiet countryside of Gustavus located on the pristine shores of Icy Strait with Glacier Bay National Park as a backdrop, the lodge is a perfect base for daily exploration of the surrounding wilderness. Included is a full day cruise into Glacier Bay National Park, as well as a half day excursion to view the whale which call this area home for the summer season.

Tour Overview

This Bear Track Inn Alaska lodge vacation out of Gustavus treats you to the best of Glacier Bay National Park, located at the northwest end of the Alexander Archipelago in southeastern Alaska. The Bear Track Inn is a truly unique two-story log building with 14 guest rooms, each with private bath and two queen beds. Relax by night at Bear Track while enjoying the many outdoor activities available in Glacier Bay by day, famous for its tide water glaciers, deep fjords and wildlife, including eagles, seals, sea lions and brown bears.

What's Included

  • Round trip scheduled flights from Juneau to Gustavus
  • 2 night's standard accommodation
  • Family style meals served in the Inn's dining room with lunch either served or a picnic lunch is prepared (special diets can be accommodated with advance notice)
  • 3.5-hour whale watching cruise in Icy Strait
  • Full day (8-hour) cruise into Glacier Bay with lunch
  • All transfers in Gustavus
  • All taxes and fees

What's Not Included

Transfers in Juneau, pre or post night Juneau accommodation, meals other than noted, optional activities and gratuities. Upgrade to view rooms available for additional charge.

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Tour Itinerary

Important - For this program an overnight in Juneau before and after this trip is required. Flight details to/from Gustavus typically are not known until about 6 weeks prior to tour date. Please also note that all flights in Southeast Alaska are weather dependent and may be delayed or even cancelled due to bad weather.


Juneau to Gustavus

Today board a small plane for a 25-minute scenic flight to Gustavus, the gateway to Glacier Bay National Park. On arrival in Gustavus you will be met by a representative and transferred to the Bear Track Inn. The remainder of the day is free to explore the area or relax. Overnight at Bear Track Inn.



In the early morning transfer to Bartlett Cove where you board a high-speed catamaran to cruise into Glacier Bay National Park. Lunch is included and park rangers are aboard to provide interpretive information. Return to Bartlett Cove in the late afternoon and transfer to the Inn. Overnight at Bear Track Inn.

The whale watching cruise could also take place on day 2 and the Glacier Bay cruise could take place on day 3, depending on availability.


Gustavus to Juneau

Today you have a whale watching excursion into Icy Straits and Point Adolphus. See humpback whales in their summer feeding grounds. In the evening a transfer is provided for your scheduled departure flight from Gustavus.

NOTE: Flights to/from Gustavus typically are in small planes with luggage weight limitations of 50 pounds per person.

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Browse Dates & Rates

To complete this reservation we will need for each person: Full name including middle name(s), gender, date of birth and body weight. Please let us know your Juneau hotel information for any last minute flight communication.

* Child prices are valid for children 11 years and younger, travelling with 2 full paying adults.

Our Standard Program Includes:

2 and 3 star hotel accommodations.

The program will include a combination of hotels or motels that are considered moderate to standard tourist class. Please be aware not all hotels have shuttle services.

Standard train car seating on all rail services (reserved seats).

If you would like to book the standard program but with upgraded rail seating, the option and surcharge will be listed when you save to your cart.

Our Upgraded Program Includes:

* 3 and 4 star hotels (best available) wherever possible.

The program will include standard rooms at this category of hotel where possible. Alaska has very limited hotel choices in remote areas and small towns. The properties will typically offer a wider range of services such as a full-service restaurant, room service and perhaps a pool or spa facilities. Please be aware the upgraded accommodations in downtown Anchorage do not have hotel shuttle services. Many of the upgraded hotels also offer guaranteed view rooms for additional cost. If you would like a specific room type, in addition to the upgraded program, please ask us about availability and cost difference.

Deluxe dome train car seating between Anchorage, Denali and Fairbanks, or Anchorage and Seward.

All journeys between Anchorage and Whittier are in standard seating as deluxe dome cars are not available on that route.

Special Payment and Cancellation Policy:

Deposit of 50% is due at time of booking.
Final payment is due 90 days prior.

Cancellation Policy:
Any time after our written confirmation: 10% cancellation fee
120 to 91 days prior to lodge stay date: 20% cancellation fee
90 to 0 days prior to lodge stay date: 100% cancellation fee

Weather Cancellations:
If flights to Gustavus are delayed or cancelled due to bad weather, some of the missed services might be refundable  but only if oyu contact us immediately (that day).

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Browsing Optional Add-on's for the Glacier Bay Adventure at Bear Track Inn:

No Excursion available.

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