Bettles Bay State Marine Park

Bettles Bay State Marine Park


Location:One of several state marine parks that can be reached from Whittier; accessible only by boat.
Facilities:Undeveloped.
Activities:Boating, fishing, wildlife viewing. There are campsites here, but camping is generally poor due to the wetlands.
Special Features:Park is well protected from winds and has a good soft holding bottom, making it an excellent anchorage. The park affords excellent views of the scenic Bettles Glacier, and attractions include an old stamp press and gold mine located just southeast of the park.
Address:c/o Kenai/PWS Area Office
PO Box 1247
Soldotna, AK 99669

Phone:907-262-5581
Web: www.dnr.state.ak.us/parks/units/pwssmp/smpwhit2.htm
Size: 680 acres.

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