is nestled at the foot of the Chugach Mountains on the shores of Prince
William Sound. It has been called the Switzerland of Alaska and boasts
rugged moutain peaks and glaciers. Valdez averages 300 inches of
snow a year and is home to the World Extreme Skiing Championships.
is a busy seaport, shipping oil from the Trans-Alaska Pipline to the west
coast of the United States, and now to the Orient. We welcome
you to come visit our home!
Valdez weather information, actual photos from the National Weather
Convention and Visitors Bureau
-- our local Public Radio Station
William Sound Community College
Pipeline Service Company
Small Boat Harbor