Travel To Gustavus?

During the summer, the Alaska Airlines jet flies into Gustavus. There is often no fare difference between a ticket from the lower 48 to Juneau vs a ticket to Gustavus. If you would like to spend a few days in Juneau before coming to Gustavus, then you can take a ferrysmall plane, or the Alaska Airlines jet to Gustavus.

What To Bring?

Rain gear, water, snack, and a sense of adventure!


Most lodges and inns provide transportation. If this is not an option for you, please contact Strawberry Taxi (907-697-2150 or 907-209-8620) and mention you are traveling to a NatVenture Tours excursion for a special rate!

Meeting Spot?

River Trips: Determined near time of trip based on river conditions.

Ocean Trips: Gustavus dock (not the dock in Glacier Bay National Park). If you are coming from the airport turn left at the gas station and follow road until you arrive at the dock. If coming from the National Park, turn right at gas station and follow the road until you arrive at the dock.

Fishing License?

Yes- if you are 16 or order. A 1 day fishing license can be purchased for $15. It is good for 24 hours. You can purchase your license online.


Gratuity is not included in the price of your trip. It is greatly appreciated if you are satisfied with the service of your guide.

Cancellation Policy?

-Cancellation made greater than 90 days before trip date: Full refund
-Cancellation made within 90 days of trip date: Cancellation fee of 25% of trip cost
-Cancellation made within 30 days of trip date: No refund given


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Where should I stay?

The Annie Mae Lodge: This lodge has an excellent location – right in between Glacier Bay National Park and the town of Gustavus, Alaska. This is a great place to stay if you enjoy small, family-run lodging. Meals can be added to your stay if you so desire. In addition to their outstanding customer service, they also provide free transportation to all of your activities. Bikes are available for guests.

The Bear Track Inn: The Bear Track Inn offers the most remote lodging experience in Gustavus. The lodge is stunning and the friendly staff are always happy to help you plan the details of your Gustavus vacation. All meals are included.