5 star rating: Highly Recommended 3 Reviews

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  • Location:Juneau, Alaska
  • Duration:Flexible

Juneau Shore Excursion: Alaskan Salmon Bake

When your ship is docked in Juneau, experience a traditional Alaskan salmon bake on this shore excursion that offers a variety of post-meal activities. Savor the aromas of and taste wild salmon, grilled slowly over an open flame. Then, roast marshmallows around a campfire, head up to Salmon Creek waterfall and visit the historic Wagner Mine. Enjoy watching a Tlingit Master Carver work on a 10-foot-tall totem pole and silver jewelry. Several shuttle departure times give you the flexibility to enjoy the salmon bake as lunch or dinner.


  • Traditional, all-you-can-eat Alaskan salmon bake from Juneau port
  • Savor the smells of salmon grilling over an open fire
  • Enjoy a menu that includes baked beans, pasta, salad, beverages and more
  • Roast marshmallows over the open fire after your meal
  • Visit the Salmon Creek waterfall or sift for gold on your own at Wagner Mine
  • Watch a Tlingit Master Carver at work
  • Port pickup and drop-off included

What You Can Expect

Juneau Shore Excursion: Alaskan Salmon Bake

Traditional Alaskan Salmon Bake

While in port in Juneau, taste and smell the delicious flavors of wild Alaskan salmon at a traditional salmon bake during this shore excursion. Depending on your ship’s arrival, enjoy lunch or dinner at this unique, all-you-can-eat outdoor adventure perfect for food lovers and those looking for an all-inclusive Alaskan experience.

Enjoy grilled Alaska salmon, cheechako chicken, Chilkoot baked beans, Tongass wild-rice pilaf, Alyeska au gratin potatoes, salad, beverages and a variety of other side dishes — you won’t leave hungry! Top off your feast with scrumptious blueberry cake, and wash your meal down with beer and wine, available for purchase.

Afterwards, a number of activities awaits you. Witness Doug Chilton, a Tlingit Master Carver, and his son, work on two 10-foot-tall (3-meter-tall) cedar totem poles and silver jewelry. Learn from the artisans themselves about the lore and culture behind their ancestral craft. Don’t miss the chance to purchase a unique work of art from the gift shop.

Take pleasure in roasting marshmallows at the campfire, walk up to the Salmon Creek waterfall or peek into the entrance of the historic Wagner Mine. See mining relics inside and get into the spirit by sifting for gold on your own using a nearby trough.

How long you spend at the salmon bake is up to you — buses depart back to the Juneau port regularly.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

The food was wonderful. Everyone was very friendly.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2013

The salmon bake is a good place to see behind the salmon bake restaurant there's a creek and it is beautiful. The Salmon is fantastic and so the other food.

4 star rating: Recommended July 2014

We did the Salmon Bake in June and had a beautiful afternoon for it. The campsite and surroundings were very picturesque and the food was quite enjoyable, definitely glad we did it

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