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Glacier Discovery Tour

See the Portage Glacier on a 6-hour small-group tour from Anchorage. Follow the scenic Seward Parkway through the breathtaking landscape of the Turnagain Arm waterway, stopping at Beluga Point, Bird Point and the Anchorage Coastal Wildlife Refuge to look for wildlife. Take a cruise on Portage Lake to observe the Portage Glacier up close, then check out wild animals that are being rehabilitated at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center. Stop for light snacks in the town of Girdwood near Mt Alyeska and take in the Chugach Mountains before returning to Anchorage.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Wildlife and Turnagain Arm Tour

The Turnagain Arm boasts abundant Alaskan wildlife within easy access of the city of Anchorage. Learn about the local ecosystem from a guide with extensive knowledge about the area as you drive down the peninsula, with opportunities to spot wild animals in their natural environment as you go. A visit to the animals at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center and a drive past the glaciers on Portage Glacier Road are also included in this 4.5-hour tour.
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Winter Wilderness, Wildlife & Glacier Adventure Mar-Apr 2019 Free Photo Lessons

Learn about our rich history of early Native American inhabitants, gold rush saga's and about those interesting events that made Anchorage a beacon of adventure. We depart from downtown Anchorage, drive along the Turnagain Arm, a view its wondrous glacial waterway.See scenic backdrops, snow capped mountains, frozen waterfalls, and topaz-blue glaciers. We make stops to the best unspoiled locations. Just relax and soak up beauty during this award-winning excursion. This tour is a boots-to-the-ground adventure that is well guided. Every tour is very Senior Friendly with ease for all levels of abilities. See amazing wildlife in their natural setting. From cliff-defying Mountain Goats to high soaring American bald eagles.  We take you to the "Ring of Glaciers" that surrounds our largest glacier lake.Free Photography InstructionsCellphone or DSLR, we coach you to capture stunning photos.Free Access to: Chugach National & State Park including the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center.  
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Turnagain Arm Tour

Experience the breathtaking landscape of the Turnagain Arm on a 6-hour tour with an informative guide. Ride along the scenic Seward Parkway to the Anchorage Coastal Wildlife Refuge, Beluga Point, Bird Point and Portage Valley, stopping for photo ops and wildlife observation. Visit the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, a large nature preserve where injured animals are rehabilitated. Continue to the town of Girdwood for lunch, then travel up into the Chugach Mountains for another great vantage point on the Turnagain Arm. Includes round-trip transportation from Anchorage.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Turnagain Arm and Alaska Wildlife Tour from Anchorage

Catch sight of moose, sheep and maybe even wolves on this road trip along the Seward Highway to the Turnagain Arm. On this 3.5-hour guided tour from Anchorage, you’ll travel along a National Scenic Byway and soak up breathtaking Alaskan landscapes, and then visit the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center. Among the rescued bears, elk and caribou you see, you might just meet one you want to adopt!
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Hiking Tour in Kenai National Wildlife Refuge with Scenic Boat Ride

Go hiking in remote areas of the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge on a full-day hiking tour that begins with a scenic cruise across a mountain lake. The boat takes you into areas that are not accessible by car, allowing for an immersive wilderness experience in Alaska's stunning Kenai Peninsula. The tour is suitable for active participants who enjoy hiking, with routes that range from easy to challenging depending on the group. Includes expert guide, boat transport, picnic lunch, snacks, water and tea.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Turnagain Arm Scenic Winter Tour with Aerial Tram Ride

Soak up winter wonderland scenery and wildlife on this 6-hour guided tour from Anchorage. Admire dramatic landscapes along the Seward Highway and down the Turnagain Arm. An aerial tram whisks you up Mt Alyeska, at the top of which you’ll watch skiers conquer North Face, one of the longest double-black diamond runs. Visit the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, home to rescued musk ox, wood bison, and bears. Lunch and hotel transport included.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Top 3 City Attractions in One Tour: Botanical Gardens, Zoo & Museum - May-Jul

See the Top 3 Anchorage Attractions in one tour. Be safely driven through Anchorage while sightseeing mountain views, visiting our colorful Botanical Gardens, Alaska Zoo and Anchorage Museum.Makes for a great way to our city, its culture and wildlife.
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Alaska Wildlife Tour

Meet the animals of Alaska on a 4-hour tour from Anchorage. Travel down the gorgeous Seward Parkway along the Turnagain Arm waterway to viewpoints including the Anchorage Coastal Wildlife Refuge, Bird Point and Beluga Point. Take in the breathtaking scenery and look for wildlife, then continue to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, situated at the edge of Portage Valley. Go inside the sprawling nature preserve for injured animals to view large land animals up close. You can see critters such as fox, lynx, grizzly bear, caribou, wood bison and more.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Guided Winter Wildlife and Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center Tour

Experience memorable landscapes on a drive along the Turnagain Arm and up-close views of elk and caribou, musk ox, moose, and more at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center. This small-group 4-hour day trip from Anchorage takes you to a privately owned nonprofit organization that rescues orphaned and injured animals. Learn about the excellent care that the animals receive, and snap a photos with the Chugach Range and Turnagain Arm as your backdrop. Hotel transport from select locations included.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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SUNSET Wilderness, Wildlife, Glacier & Nature - Free Photo Lessons - May - Sept

See Wilderness Outside of Anchorage City Limits.Small Group Excursion, Big Alaskan Experience -- All IN ONE TOUR, ALL IN ONE DAY Take an adventure and see Bears, Moose, Glaciers while being able to freely walk along the most Scenic Views in the world. This is a life changing experience that goes far beyond a tour or shuttle. This activity offers "boots to the ground" adventure, however the level of involvement is entirely at the traveler's discretion. The excursion is extremely senior friendly. Departs downtown Anchorage and heads outside its city limits. This adventure begins to enter the vast wilderness of the Chugach State and National Forest.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Portage Glacier Cruise and Wildlife Explorer Tour

The Turnagain Arm boasts abundant Alaskan wildlife within easy access of the city of Anchorage. Learn about the local ecosystem from a guide with extensive knowledge about the area as you drive down the peninsula, with opportunities to spot wild animals in their natural environment as you go. A visit to the animals at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center and a cruise to Portage Glacier are also included on this 5.5-hour tour.
  • Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Northern Lights Overnight Tour with Dog Sledding

Pair dogsledding with a small-town aurora hunting experience, and you have a memorable overnight trip in Talkeetna from Anchorage. Our first stop is to visit Iditarod champion sled dogs and let them pull you through snow-covered meadows. In Talkeetna, one of the best locations to see the Aurora Borealis, snowshoe to a prime spot to glimpse the celestial phenomenon. Meals, overnight accommodation at the historic Talkeetna Roadhouse or similar, and round-trip transport from Anchorage hotels all are part of this great package.
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Duration: 2 days
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Turnagain Arm and Portage Valley Private Tour

Explore the natural beauty of the Turnagain Arm, Portage Valley and city of Anchorage on a customized full-day private tour with an informative guide. Ride a tram to the top of Mt Alyeska, explore the town of Girdwood, and gaze at the Portage Glacier during a cruise on Portage Lake. View Alaska's majestic wildlife during stops at scenic viewpoints and a visit to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center. Then discover the best spots for restaurants and cultural attractions in Anchorage on a comprehensive city tour.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Matanuska Glacier Ice Fall Trek from Anchorage

Walk on an Alaskan glacier on this day trip from Anchorage to the Matanuska Glacier. With an instructional guide and provided mountaineering equipment (crampons and a pole), you'll 'walk on water' as you hike across the ice. Check out physical features such as seracs, crevasses, and ice formations, and enjoy a view of an ice fall.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Duration: 7 hours
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Talkeetna Wilderness Jet Boat Tour

Head out of Anchorage to the small town of Talkeetna, known for its close access to wildlife. A guided trip provides expert insight into the area and handles all transportation logistics for a hassle-free excursion, including a jet boat ride and a visit to an authentic trapper’s cabin.
  • Duration: 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Girdwood Canyoneering Adventure

You don’t have to vacay in the lower 48 to find your moxie—this Alaskan rappelling adventure allows you to bring your A game as you explore Girdwood and its woodsy canyon areas. Get geared up, and descend 50 feet (15 meters) into the canyon, and then rappel to a 40-foot (12-meter) waterfall. You can also upgrade to add a gold-panning experience to test your hand at finding gold yourself.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Guided Adventure Hiking in the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge

Trek in the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge with a guide who leads an exhilarating 6-hour hiking tour in the Alaskan wilderness. Look for wildlife and learn about the history of Alaska from your guide as you soak in postcard-perfect mountain scenery. Suitable for active participants who enjoy hiking in the wilderness.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Full-Day Sightseeing and Bear Watching Trip

Take a thrilling flight in a bush plane to a national park for bear viewing. Fly out of Homer and touch down in the peaceful wilderness of Katmai National Park or Lake Clark National Park. Hike to a premium vantage point and observe bears in their natural habitat. This tour lasts 8-12 hours and includes multiple locations.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Duration: 12 hours
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