Mountain Retreat

The Alyeska Resort is set in the Chugach Mountains near the town of Girdwood. Area activities include sea kayaking and gold panning. With an aerial tram and chairlifts, Alyeska is a haven for skiing and snowboarding in the winter and mountain biking and hiking in the summer.

  • Points of Interest

    • Alyeska Resort Aerial Tramway
    • Crow Creek Mine
    • Ghost Forest
    • Turnagain Arm
  • Activities

    • Glacier viewing
    • Scenic cruising

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Featured Excursion

Portage Glacier Cruise (Self-Drive)

Get up close to Portage Glacier aboard the mv Ptarmigan on a one-hour cruise, fully narrated by a representative from the National Forest Service. Enjoy the views from large windows in the enclosed, heated cabin or venture out on the topside viewing deck. This tour is the perfect option for…
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