Portage Cove Campground

Address: Portage, Whittier, Alaska, United States | Campground
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This campground, located on Portage, Whittier, is near Prince William Sound Glacier Cruises, Sound Eco Adventures, Begich Towers Incorporated, and Unga Island.
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    Travel Blogs from Whittier

    Mother cleans bed

    A travel blog entry by sidsnow on Jul 30, 2015

    1 comment, 20 photos

    ... cleaning the silt from the rocks so she could lay her eggs. Two males hung around the whole time, watching her work and then chasing each other. Barb pointed out how hard the female was working while the boys just played around. It got dark before we could see her lay her eggs but it was a real treat to almost see salmon actually spawn in the wild.



    A travel blog entry by ukjays2009 on Jul 25, 2015

    5 photos

    ... meet our cruise ship. As we drove along the waterway called Turnagain Arm (how disappointed the navigators must have been to find this long sound was a dead end), the sun disappeared, the wind rose and the rain started. We saw a few glaciers feeding into the bay and stopped at the tunnel for our turn to go through. The tunnel is a single lane and carries vehicles and trains in alternating time slots. Pretty good use of ...

    Cosmo Response to Judy

    A travel blog entry by donandtommye on Jun 27, 2015

    1 comment, 18 photos

    ... the RV – depends on things like the weather and the length of the trip. Sometimes if I stay in the RV, someone comes to walk me and give me a treat – I have seen some money changing hands in this situation, so I'm pretty sure that people pay for the privilege of getting to walk me.

    Yesterday I went on a five hour side trip in the car and it reminded me of why it ...

    The awesomness of Whittier

    A travel blog entry by takethisandrun on Jun 21, 2015

    2 comments, 5 photos

    ... Specifically the “Glacier Discovery” train and the “Prince William Sound Blackstone Bay Glacier Cruise” (This is all thanks to Mike’s mom!!). The train ride was surprisingly cramped but the tour guide and the conductor made sure to point out and describe landmarks and animals that popped up along the way, even stopping to make sure we all had a good look.

    On the train ride (back and forth) we saw Bald Eagles, ...

    College Fjord

    A travel blog entry by peter_denise on Jun 12, 2015

    1 comment, 10 photos

    ... We did see some Orca (Killer Whales) at one stage. After a light lunch we listened to another presentation by the Naturalist and then watched a DVD on our cruise into Glacier Bay that the on-board production team had put together. It was available to purchase. To add bit of drama, about 4:30pm an announcement came over the PA from the bridge announcing 'man overboard’ on the port side and the ...