Alaskan Glaciers

Alaska is indeed the Last Frontier. Kathy Slamp worked in Alaska for many years as a naturalist. In this capacity, she became very knowledgeable about Alaska's countless glaciers. And, as a shipboard naturalist, she has experienced some awesome glacier sitings. Enjoy!
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Herbert Glacier in Stephens Passage near Juneau, Alaska.

Herbert Glacier in Stephens Passage near Juneau, Alaska.

Hubbard Glacier – Nature’s Phenomenon  Hubbard Glacier is a phenomenon because it is growing.  Sometimes this aperture at Gilbert Pointe actually closes causing possible disaster to the little village a few miles below.

Hubbard Glacier – Nature’s Phenomenon Hubbard Glacier is a phenomenon because it is growing. Sometimes this aperture at Gilbert Pointe actually closes causing possible disaster to the little village a few miles below.

Harvard Glacier, the trunk of College Fjord in Prince William Sound. One of the most beautiful spots on the planet.

Harvard Glacier, the trunk of College Fjord in Prince William Sound. One of the most beautiful spots on the planet.

When I worked as a naturalist for Princess Cruises, I had a lot of opportunities to enjoy Glacier Bay and take beautiful photos.

When I worked as a naturalist for Princess Cruises, I had a lot of opportunities to enjoy Glacier Bay and take beautiful photos.

Hubbard Glacier - Nature's Phenomenon

Hubbard Glacier – Nature’s Phenomenon Hubbard Glacier is a phenomenon because it is growing. Sometimes this aperture at Gilbert Pointe actually closes causing possible disaster to the little village a few miles below.

College Fjord in Prince William Sound

Harvard Glacier, the trunk of College Fjord in Prince William Sound. One of the most beautiful spots on the planet.

College Fjord in Prince William Sound

Harvard Glacier, the trunk of College Fjord in Prince William Sound. One of the most beautiful spots on the planet.

Harvard Glacier is the culminating glacier in Alaska's world famous College Fjord.  It is huge and it is breathtaking  The best way to see it is through a cruise ship or a day trip via boat from the little town of Whittier, Alaska.

Harvard Glacier is the culminating glacier in Alaska's world famous College Fjord. It is huge and it is breathtaking The best way to see it is through a cruise ship or a day trip via boat from the little town of Whittier, Alaska.

Mendenhall Glacier is one of the visited in the world!  It is near the airport in Juneau and it flows from the 1,500 sq. mile Juneau Ice Field.  If you visit, Juneau, Mendenhall is a MUST.

Mendenhall Glacier is one of the visited in the world! It is near the airport in Juneau and it flows from the sq. If you visit, Juneau, Mendenhall is a MUST.

Hubbard Glacier is one of the largest in the world, and it is growing.  Kathy has a great narration about it on her website.

Hubbard Glacier is one of the largest in the world, and it is growing. Kathy has a great narration about it on her website.


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