10 Things To Do In Cordova AK In April 2024

Hike to the top of Million Dollar Bridge

The Million Dollar Bridge is a cantilever truss bridge that spans the Copper River near Cordova.

Take a day trip to Childs Glacier

Childs Glacier is a tidewater glacier located about 30 miles from Cordova. Visitors can take a boat tour to see the glacier up.

Go wildlife watching

Cordova is a great place to see wildlife, such as bears, eagles, whales, and sea otters.There are a number of wildlife viewing tours.

Go fishing

Experience the thrill of dog mushing with a tour company in Anchorage, Fairbanks, or Denali.

Visit the Ilanka Cultural Center

The Ilanka Cultural Center is a great place to learn about the culture of the Eyak people, who are the original inhabitants.

Go kayaking

Kayaking is a great way to explore the waters around Cordova. You can kayak in the harbor, or you can take a day trip to explore the nearby islands.

Go flightseeing

There are a number of flightseeing tours available in Cordova. These tours offer stunning views of the glaciers, mountains, and coastline.

Browse the shops in downtown Cordova

Downtown Cordova is home to a number of unique shops and galleries. You can find everything from locally-made crafts.

Enjoy the fresh seafood

Cordova is a commercial fishing town, so you can be sure to find fresh seafood on the menu at most restaurants.

 Cordova Historical Museum

The museum has exhibits on local marine life, relics from the town's early history and railroad days, and a three-seater bidarka.