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Glacier Bay's Bear Track Inn

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The Bear Track Inn is a beautifully handcrafted log lodge situated on 97 acres in Gustavus, Alaska. Walk into a lobby with 30’ windows, suede couches and a huge fireplace. Dine on caribou, buffalo, crab, salmon, halibut and more. All breads, dressing and scrumptious desserts are made from scratch. Guest rooms are spacious and comfortable with down comforters and pillows, and private baths. We are known for our hospitality, and for making your dreams a reality.
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Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Shuttle Bus Service
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Gustavus Airport4 km
Excursion Inlet Seaplane Base Airport11 km
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Glacier Bay Lodge is a well run, first class lodge experience in remote Gustavus, AK. Our group of 11 were impressed with Janie, Mary and whole bear track team who customized our 2 night stay to include a guided walk through Nagoon Berry Trail and...More

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Response from beartrac, Owner at Glacier Bay's Bear Track InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review. We enjoyed having your group. Remember though we are the Bear Track Inn not Glacier bay Lodge. We look forward to having your groups again in the future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to stay! The rooms were clean, the staff was friendly, and it was very peaceful and relaxing. The food was amazing, some of the best I have ever eaten. I will definitely return and encourage you to go too!!

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Response from JanieSheahan, Owner at Glacier Bay's Bear Track InnResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review. We are delighted you were so happy with your stay and we will look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed September 5, 2018

The Bear Track Inn is clean and comfortable with very helpful staff. Food was excellent and memorable. There is a nice trail to the water's edge taking the hiker through a range of local flora to the tidal area where one my see elk or...More

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Response from JanieSheahan, Owner at Glacier Bay's Bear Track InnResponded September 8, 2018

Thank you for your review, we are delighted you had great experience. It is our goal that all of our guests have a trip to remember and want to return. The lodge has been for sale for several years, however, I will make sure anyone...More

Reviewed September 5, 2018

We could not have had a better time on our first visit to Alaska. Janie helped with all our excursions, often finding rates below advertised. The lodge is very comfortable and has plenty to keep all ages and activity levels happy. Rooms are spacious and...More

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Response from JanieSheahan, Owner at Glacier Bay's Bear Track InnResponded September 6, 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review. We enjoyed having you and your husband. Bandit loved you too for the great hike you took him on. We hope we will see you again soon.

Reviewed August 26, 2018

We enjoyed our stay as we always do. Everyone was very helpful and provided top quality service. Always had a feeling that they were thinking of helping the guests and did a wonderful job. Just a great setting for relaxing and enjoying a beautiful setting.

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Response from mcstr16, Front Office Manager at Glacier Bay's Bear Track InnResponded August 27, 2018

Thank you for your review. We enjoyed having you stay with us and look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Response from beartrac | Property representative |
We went kayaking with whales. There are 2 great companies. If there are 2 of you I choose Spirit Walker as they are cheaper. If 4 or more I use AMG as they are cheaper. They both take you by boat to Point Adolphus then you... More
Room Tips
"Lodge is a remarkable example of log architecture with excellent views from the main hall, dinning room and..."
Aug. 21, 2018
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"All rooms great"
Aug. 7, 2018
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"Ask for a room with a view on the south face"
Jul. 23, 2018
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"Ask for room with water view"
Jul. 19, 2018
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