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Nugget Falls: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed today

Beautiful views of waterfall and glacier. Area of high rainfall, so wear appropriate clothing! Visitor centre close by has lots of useful information.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Mike R
Reviewed yesterday

If you are able to walk the 2 mile round trip, take the trail while visiting the Mendenhall Glacier. You will be up very close to the Falls...it is beautiful and well worth the walk.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank LouAnn R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I recently visited Juneau with friends while on a cruise tour in Alaska. While there, we took an excursion to the Mendenhall Glacier. From the visitor center there is a trail that you can take down to Nugget Falls. This is a...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank jmacch
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was an extremely easy hike to a great view. Might be more difficult if you have mobility issues, but not impossible.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Kathleen O
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took a bus to Mendenhall Glacier, not knowing the Falls were there. I thoroughly enjoyed my hike that culminated in seeing both of these amazing treats of nature.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank sandragTN
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommended saw bald eagle mama bear and cub and just amazing. The water near the glacier has smalll little ice berg things in it.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank RuthMcCoy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We pulled in the parking lot to take pictures of the glacier and saw the Nugget Falls not too far to the right of it. Even at a distance of half a mile away, it looked massive and impressive. From the parking lot, we followed...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank homa k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have ever wanted to touch a waterfall, Nugget Falls provides you that opportunity - and you can stay dry doing it. You can stand right next to the falls, stick your hand in and barely get wet. Also provides awesome views of Mendenhall...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank GoVols1957
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an easy, flat walk (about 12 min at a brisk pace) to the base of Nugget Falls. The falls are powerful and loud; you can really appreciate it at the end of the walk -- be sure to go out on the beach...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank WaysideTraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great spot for phots. We loved the views. Nice easy wide trails makes easy access. This area is well maintained and can accommodate lots of people. It was part of the hike to the lake. Not hard at all - more of a walk.

Date of experience: September 2019
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February 28, 2019|
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Response from heatherminier | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall the bus being able to fit a scooter (just an old school bus) but you could contact the shuttle company & see if they have other vehicles.
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April 22, 2018|
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Response from niroxtreme | Reviewed this property |
Yeah you can take it, but you have to take it outside the cruise. Right there in the pier there some drivers that can take you over there.