city in Alaska, United States

Yakutat is a town near Glacier Bay National Park in Alaska.

Icebergs in Yakutat Bay


Though Yakutat's population was only 662 in 2010, it has regular passenger flights, some in Boeing 737-400s, to its airport, which was built for an Army Air Force base during World War II.

Get inEdit

There are no roads connecting Yakutat to other parts of Alaska.

By planeEdit

Alaska Airlines has regular service from Anchorage, Cordova, Juneau, and Seattle.

By seaEdit

There is regular ferry service from several ports in southeast Alaska. The Alaska Marine Highway System only serves Yakutat on "cross gulf" routes.

Get aroundEdit


Aerial photograph of the front of Hubbard Glacier in Yakutat Bay, November 2010


Aerial photograph: Surf's up at Ocean Cape

Yakutat is the surfing capital of Alaska.





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