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Holgate Glacier, Seward

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Holgate Glacier is a glacier located in the U.S. state of Alaska, in Kenai Fjords National Park. It flows outward from the Harding Icefield toward Holgate Arm of Aialik Bay. Tour boats from Seward, Alaska offer tourists the opportunity to view the glacier.
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  • The visit to this glacier was well worth the time it took to get to it from Seward Harbor. We saw at least two calving incidents as we drifted slowly past the glacier. Our captain was able to keep us ...  more »
  • This is the closest we have ever been to a glacier. The shades of blue in the glacier were amazing and when it calved, the sound was unlike anything we had ever heard. The gulls apparently like the sm...  more »
  • We took a boat tour that took us to this glacier. It was beautiful. The water is pretty choppy getting there, so if you get sea sick easily, bring medicine for that. The day we were there it was raini...  more »
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  • Holgate Glacier is another one of those many beautiful glaciers in Alaska. You'll most likely see Holgate Glacier while on a glacier cruise, but if you can take your time and enjoy the view from a kayak I bet you'll have a better experience.
  • One of the best views we had from a very near distance!
  • Without fear of wrong, one of the places most beautiful, breathtaking, moving, admirable and surprising of planet Earth. Visit, live, admire, respect and be carried in his heart the Holgate glacier... Without fear of me being wrong, one of the most beautiful, moving, overwhelming and admirable and surprising places on the planet earth. Visit, live, admire, respect and keep Holgate Glacier in your heart...
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