Girdwood, United States

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commentOffered in: English


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 photo with a musk ox with the Chugach Range and Turnagain Arm as your backdrop. Hotel transport from select locations included.
  • 4-hour guided trip to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center
  • Visit a wildlife conservation center and see a variety of rescued animals
  • Pickup and drop-off by van from certain hotels and downtown Anchorage included
  • Small-group tour is limited to 15 passengers
After pickup in Anchorage at a comfortable midmorning time, travel south with your guide for about an hour along the Turnagain Arm, with views of the Chugach Mountains passing by. Keep watch for sheep, mountain goats, moose, eagles, and more wildlife native to this area.
Arrive at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, a privately owned nonprofit organization that rescues orphaned and injured animals. Enjoy an educational tour of the rehabilitation center, which provides spacious enclosures and quality animal care. Get to know the moose, caribou and elk herds, musk ox, and other Alaskan wildlife that live here.
The musk ox, once thought to be extinct wood bison, are right at home in the winter wonderland — and even make for a commemorative photo with the backdrop of the Chugach Range and Turnagain Arm.
Your 4-hour tour ends with drop-off back at your departure point.


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, Oct 2018

This was totally worth the price! The trip was gorgeous and the guide was super interesting.

, Feb 2018

Great experience as we had a great guide who did a bit of detour to look for Dall sheeps, bald-head eagles and salmon fishes besides visiting the Conservation Center.

Alluring views during the drive to this center.

Also had the opportunity to do a donation and adopt Hugo, the Grizzly Bear, at the Conservation Center Gift Shop, jolly fun.

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