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Mendenhall Glacier is easily accessible via roads from the local airport, cruise ship terminal and state ferry terminal. Our facility and lands are managed by the federal government through the United States Forest Service. Federal passes are...more
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We went to Mendenhall Glacier after we went whale watching. We only went as far as the photo spot because we didn't have enough time to walk out to the waterfall and back. There is also a spot where you can see salmon pretty close.
We booked a tour to take us to the Visitors Center, easy to access from the parking lot
Very Informative, packed with worthy displays, presentations and staff ready to assist.
The view is superb.
If possible, bring adequate equipment for a closer zoom at the...More
There are several informative displays geared at children, the National Park Rangers are there to answer your questions. You can get a drink or a snack. The toilets are spotlessly clean. I asked the young woman at the cash register in the gift shop if...More
This visitor center is beautifully designed and well-staffed. While we were there, a ranger presented on three different aspects of Mendenhall geography and history. The "hands on" exhibits were very engaging. After spending some time in the Center, I went out to the viewing areas...More