SANDEE RATING: 82 / 100
41005 Glacier Hwy, Juneau, AK 99801, USA
OverviewLocated in the beautiful city of Juneau, Alaska, Echo Cove offers a stunning beach experience for visitors. The beach is approximately 200 meters long, with fine golden sand. Echo Cove is an ideal destination for swimming, kayaking, fishing, and boating, as well as for simply lounging and soaking up the sun. Amenities at Echo Cove include bathroom access, picnic tables, and fire pits. Unfortunately, there are no lifeguards on duty, and dogs are not allowed on the beach.
ParkingParking is available at Echo Cove, and it is free of charge. The parking lot is located right next to the beach, making it easily accessible for visitors.
FunFactFun facts about Echo Cove include that it is named after the echoes that can be heard from the surrounding hills, and it is also a popular spot for watching humpback whales during their migration season.
AttractionsFor those who want to explore beyond the beach, there are many attractions nearby, such as the Mendenhall Glacier, the Tongass National Forest, and the Alaska State Capitol Building. Hiking trails are also available in the area, offering stunning views of the surrounding mountains and forests.
Restaurants There are several nearby restaurants in Juneau, offering a range of cuisines, including seafood, traditional Alaskan dishes, and international fare. Visitors can indulge in fresh seafood at Tracy's King Crab Shack or enjoy a cozy meal at Salt, a restaurant specializing in contemporary American cuisine.
HotelsFor those looking for accommodations, Juneau has many options to choose from, including the Juneau Hotel, a historic hotel located in the heart of downtown Juneau, and the Westmark Baranof Hotel, a luxurious hotel offering stunning views of the Gastineau Channel.
Stairs To BeachNo
Kayaking / CanoeingNO
Lounge Chair RentalNo
Beach Mat RentalNo