Spencer Whistle Stop

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Hop off the Train at the Spencer Whistle Stop!

Take a tour with a Forest Service interpreter around the foot of Spencer Lake and then float among the icebergs that have calved off of the great glacier while the guide steers an Alaskan Native canoe. Or take a leisurely journey by raft down the Placer River toward Turnagain Arm.

At a Glance

Operational Hours:

DEPARTURE TIMES

  • Anchorage 10:00 am
  • Girdwood 11:15 am
  • Whittier 12:45 pm
  • Portage 1:25 pm
  • Spencer Whistle Stop 1:55pm
  • Grandview 3:30pm
  • Spencer Whistle Stop 4:40 pm
  • Arriving at Portage at 5:15pm.
Rentals & Guides: Chugach Adventure Guides
Fees Fees vary based on the departure location. Please click on the Railroad link below for current fares. Click here to visit the Alaska Railroad reservation system.
Open Season: Late May - Mid-September
Closest Towns: Portage

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
60.7069

  Longitude : 
-149.0522

 



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