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Portage Glacier Recreation Area

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Visit Alaska's single most popular visitor attraction located 5.5 miles east from Milepost 79 on the Seward-Anchorage Hwy. Portage Glacier Recreation Area is 8,600 acres within the Chugach National Forest, and has a clear view across Portage Lake to the glacier. Large icebergs can be seen calving off the face into the 800-foot deep lake.

Guided tours, iceworm safaris and food are available. Wayside exhibits at entrance to Williwaw Campground and Explorer Glacier. Open year round.

Location: Mile 79 Seward Hwy, Portage Glacier Alaska 99587 Telephone 907-783-3242

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