Visitor Information Station - Backcountry Office

Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve, Near Gustavus, Alaska

Visitor Information Station - Backcountry Office does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


Located near the head of the public-use dock in Bartlett Cove, 10 miles from Gustavus. This facility provides trip planning information, boating and camping permits, and offers boater/camper orientation sessions for visitors heading into the wild backcountry of Glacier Bay. Stop by and meet a park ranger. Open summer 2020, Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00pm.