Port of Grytviken
Port of Call
Here are the harbor characteristics, water depths, entrance restrictions, tug and pilotage requirements, lift and crane availability, supplies and services to assist you in planning your next port of call at Port of Grytviken
General Information
Latitude:   54° 16' 59" S   Publication:   124
Longitude:   36° 29' 43" W   Chart:   29040
First Port of Entry:   Yes   USA Representative:    
ETA Message Required:       Medical Facilities:   Yes
Harbor Characteristics
Harbor Size:   Very Small   Harbor Type:   Coastal Natural
Shelter:   Fair   Turning Area:    
Maximum Vessel Size:       Good Holding Ground:    
Entrance Restrictions
Tide:       Swell:    
Ice:       Other:   Yes
Overhead Limit:      
Water Depth
Channel:       Anchorage:    
Cargo Pier:   21 - 25 feet
6.4 - 7.6 meters
  Oil Terminal:   36 - 40 feet
11 - 12.2 meters
Mean Tide:    
Compulsory:       Advisable:    
Available:       Local Assist:    
Assist:       Salvage:    
Pratique:       Deratt Cert:    
Telephone:       Telegraph:    
Radio:       Radio Tel:   Yes
Air:       Rail:    
Loading & Unloading
Wharves:   Yes   Anchor:    
Med Moor:       Beach:    
Lifts & Cranes
100+ Ton Lifts:       Fixed Cranes:    
50-100 Ton Lifts:       Mobile Cranes:    
25-49 Ton Lifts:       Floating Cranes:    
0-24 Ton Lifts:      
Port Services
Longshore:       Electrical:    
Electrical Repair:       Navigation Equipment:    
Provisions:       Water:    
Fuel Oil:       Diesel Oil:    
Deck:       Engine:    
Repairs, Drydock, Railway & Other Services
Ship Repairs:       Drydock Size:    
Marine Railroad Size:       Garbage Disposal:    
Degauss:       Dirty Ballast:    
Port of call information is provided
by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
in its World Port Index
Maps of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands:  small