- Our list of the best things to do in Whittier, Alaska, features the top 38 nearby activities — including 22 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Whittier, AK has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Water Activities, Outdoor Places, Adventures, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 17 things to do within the city of Whittier, AK , followed by 22 popular activities in nearby cities, including Girdwood and Anchorage
The Prince William Sound Museum offers visitors the chance to learn about Whittier's history as a military port during World War II and the Cold War. The location's exhibits offer information on the lumber industry in the area.
Portage Pass Trail is a one mile recreational hiking trail with 750 in elevation that provides a view of Portage Glacier. The passage was historically used by Alaskan Natives, early settlers, and Russian fur traders.
Organizing excursions to Prince William Sound, Hemlock Ridge Charters takes visitors on a overnight trip on a 36 foot vessel. The most popular fish caught during the trip is halibut, but visitors can also catch salmon, rockfish, and lingcod.
The Williwaw Campground is situated along the beautiful Williwaw Creek with prime fishing and very near the Williwaw Salmon Viewing Area and the Tail of Blue Ice, with great views of the Portage Glacier. RV and tent sites are available.