Situated on beautiful Turnagain Arm, where the ocean and mountains encircle you with gorgeous views in every direction. Close to hiking and biking trails, wildlife viewing and dramatic tidal changes. Whether first time to Alaska or seasoned locals, this location will captivate you. Only 15 minutes to Anchorage and 20 minutes to Gridwood.
Glacier Cabin is a one room cabin with a queen bed on the main floor and sitting area. The loft also has a queen bed, there is a ladder for the nimble to access! The bathroom features a claw-foot tub which is great for soaking after a long hike or ski. We live next door to our cabins and are here to welcome you and help you plan your adventures.
The bunk room at Alyeska Hostel is great for budget travelers who don't mind sharing space. Linens and blankets provided, NO SLEEPING BAGS ALLOWED. There is a common kitchen which is shared, and 2 bathrooms with showers. It's a 1 mile walk to Alyeska Resort, or a half mile to the shuttle stop . There are many summer and winter outdoor activities to enjoy in Girdwood. Moose and bear are common sights so please keep trash and food secure. Please drive slowly, (20mph or less).