Inn At Whittier
How has this inn rated in the past?
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
TripAdvisor Reviews Inn At Whittier
Travel Blogs from Whittier
... parking lot, and then hiked up to Portage Glacier! Todd and dad climbed up on the glacier. Next we drove through the tunnel to Whittier, which was a very strange place. Almost everyone lives in two buildings in the town, and to get to the town their is one tunnel that only opens for so long every hour. After Whittier we headed ...
... so high that they receive a high snow fall so they are continually being replenished. The majority of glaciers are retracting due to climate change. John Hopkins is one of the 12.
The ship pulled up in front of the glacier then pivoted so each side of the ship had a good view. We watched carefully for calving of the ice. Because light travels faster than sound, by the time you hear the thunder and the crack of the crevices breaking off, the sightings came later so ...
... a group of local singers and, on finding out that we were from Australia, sang the first song for us; "Bound for South Australia". They sang beautifully and we were sorry to have to leave for our group’s farewell dinner reservation.
This experience is typical of Homer. It is a community of fishermen but also artists of all types have gravitated ...
... I thought I would crawl into a bar to throw back a few cold ones but there weren't any...In fact, there is absolutely nothing in Whittier except that's where you go to catch the glacier cruises, which is why we were there....and it's not like you can leave because the tunnel only runs at certain times. So, we returned to the death trap campground and Bud went to bed, snoring away, at like 6:30..,ugh...it was a long night.
Damp and misty mountains and lakes provided the backdrop to our drive along the Tok Cut-off and we'd no idea when we parked up for the night on a rest area just outside GlenAllen, just how beautiful a view we would wake up to the next morning as we looked out over the Wrangell mountains.
These mountains, looked even more spectacular an ...