College Fjord

It’s the last day of cruising. We’re well on our way through the Gulf of Alaska and Prince William Sound .

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Glacier Bay to College Fjord         438 nautical miles               18.4 knots

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College Fjord contains the  largest collection of tidewater glaciers in the world each named after an east coast college or university.

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College Fjord is beautiful.  Sometimes a picture really is worth a thousand words.

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It seemed that we’d finally left the rain and clouds behind. The sun was bright, reflecting off the white  snow covered mountains.

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Once you enter the Fjord you will pass Holyoke, Barnard, Wellesley, Vassar, Bryn Mawr and Smith Glaciers on the port side. Harvard is at the head of the fjord.

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On the starboard side you’ll see Amherst, Lafayette and Yale.

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This is truly what you think of when you think of Alaska.

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0 Responses to College Fjord

  1. So amazing. Such grandeur.

  2. Sandra says:

    Beautiful pictures. It sure was a beautiful, warm day for glacier viewing. The water was so calm, it looked like glass.