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Gateway to Glacier Bay
The Gateway to Glacier Bay, Gustavus offers a microcosm of all the natural beauty of Alaska. Here you will find an unhurried pace of life -- you may head out for a hike and find yourself lingering in a berry patch, enjoying the 360-degree view of the beautiful Fairweather Mountains. Gustavus has recently become the 'Newest Desination' of the Alaska Marine Highway System (AMHS) and began serving Gustavus' new dock, In November of 2010! You can book transportation now at www.ferryalaska.com
As always, we are also accessible by jet in the Summer months and year-round by small plane. See our links to transportation on our website, www.gustavusak.com
Gustavus is not too big -- no industry interfering with the wilderness, no influx of cruise travelers, no string of souvenir shops -- and not too small. Lodgings are available in a range of prices, restaurants feature local foods and an eclectic market serves the community. Gustavus is just right!
Our Gustavus Fact Sheet, included here, gives you an eagle's eye view of our community. Our web site (www.gustavusak.com) contains detailed information on Glacier Bay National Park, our accommodations, charter fishing trips and wilderness adventures. You may contact any of the business owners personally. If you have further questions, please call us at 907-697-2454 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are thrilled that you are considering a visit to Gustavus and Glacier Bay National Park, and we look forward to welcoming you.
Whether you seek solace in the wilderness or time to relax with your family, Gustavus is the place. Come to Gustavus for a week, stay for two, gather memories for a lifetime. Gustavus -- it's just right!