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Black Diamond Resort Company

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Address: One Mile Otto Lake Road, Healy, AK 99743
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US$139.00*
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Classic ATV Adventure with Back Country Dining
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Black Diamond Tundra Golfing Package
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Horse-Drawn Covered Wagon Ride with Backcountry Dining

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We really enjoyed this tour.

While we didn't see a whole lot of wildlife, this wagon ride was quite fun. The horses (Ernie and Isaac) were so pretty, the guides, (Annie and Kai) were very informative and... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2016
jerseyd1
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New Jersey
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

While we didn't see a whole lot of wildlife, this wagon ride was quite fun. The horses (Ernie and Isaac) were so pretty, the guides, (Annie and Kai) were very informative and fun! And we had a dog follow us the whole way! The dinner they provided halfway through the ride was absolutely delicious and quite generous! Do yourself a... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 2 September 2016

What a waste! It has all the makings for a terrific adventure but it wasn't. It started with a 40 minute wagon trip into the wilderness. The guide was from a Soviet block country and had been in the USA for 2 months. She proceeded to tell us all about her life INSTEAD of about Alaska and the trip we... More 

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Montana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Thank you to Richard our caddy! He was very hospitable and helpful. Would highly recommend this unique golf course!! Montana

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41 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We went on the covered wagon, meal trip. Isaac and Erie(our two horses) lead us up to our meal which consisted of:Pasta salad, potato salad, corn on the cob, BBQ ribs, chicken, salmon, plenty to drink and all you could eat. Andrea was a fantastic tour guide who kept us entertained and informed throughout the trip. Would definitely recommend if... More 

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Indianapolis, IN, United States
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32 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Great experience and excellent food experience. Enjoyed the group dining setting. Enjoyed the tour of the gravel. Did not see any wild animals which was a bummer, but not entirely in anyone's control. Would recommend for anyone who wanted some outdoor experience.

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Williams Bay, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We enjoyed the relaxing wagon ride out to their rustic dining room with Paulina and Nina entertaining us during the ride. The food was fantastic... Many options to eat including salads, chili, ribs, chicken, and salmon. The dessert was fantastic too! We would definitely do this again! Thanks!

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Millersville, Maryland
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559 reviews
180 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We went on the Arc adventure with Louie and Evan as our drivers and backcountry dining late lunch where we got a ton of food Cole slaw, pasta salad, potato salad, roasted chicken, ribs, salmon, corn on the cob, and bison chili. The ribs were outstanding. Our guides where friendly and informative. Had a great time. The next morning we... More 

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1 Thank Kim S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Just a quick shout-out to the phenomenal guide, Hannah, for her expertise and her wit. She certainly knew her stuff, and made me want to request her as my guide next time. She's a joy!

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2 Thank Nancy G
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Went with my family, with me being the only one who had never ridden an ATV, so I was nervous about that. Our tour included some 'senior' aged people who didn't realize they would be driving the ATV themselves...but a safety video, choice of helmets and coveralls if needed and great Black Diamond team leaders Hannah & Cheyanne, put us... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Had a great time on the covered wagon tour. Very tame and easy . Our tour guide Polina was very fun. She is from Poland but speaks very good English. We had a good time in conversation with her and Kellie our teamster. She is from North Dakota. She really knows her horses. Very laid back ride out to our... More 

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