Peterson Bay Field Station

Private :Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Lattitude: 59°34'28.2''N (59.5745)
Longitude: 151°17'42''W (-151.2950)

An educational field station open to the public with reservations Memorial Day-Labor Day. The Field Station provides Guided Natural History Tours. They have cabins, potable water, a kitchen, fire pit, wood, outdoor toilets, a dock and safe anchoring. Pets are not allowed.

Reservations are required,

Expert nturalists lead you through the amazing intertidal world on a designated and protected educational beach and on a forest ecology hike hrough the dynamic coastal forest.  Yurts are available for rent by reservation or in an emergency.  Peterson Bay Lagoon provides protected anchorage from the wind.  The Field station also has an emergency phone and fire extinguisers.

There is cell phone coverage.

Vessel Access:
Watercraft only



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Dave Brann

9 years ago |

Dave Brann

This is a wonderful family outing opportunity. Great natural history tours by friendly, knowledgable guides.