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Juneau Shore Excursion: Mendenhall Glacier Trek and Climb
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A huge variety of both day and overnight trips offered throughout the Juneau area. Including guided glacier trekking, ice climbing, wildlife viewing, and sea kayaking. We cater to all ages and abilities. Providing quality, small groups, and off the beaten path experiences. We are the top rated wilderness guide service in the area and welcome large groups, photographers, and production companies. We offer custom trips too! Book with the company who has worked with the Travel Channel, BBC, Nat Geo, Good Morning America, the Today Show, and so many more! We also operate the Alaska Boat & Kayak Center, Juneau's only kayak rental and retail shop located in Auke Bay boat harbor.
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
2767 Sherwood Lane #C, Juneau, AK 99801
+1 907-364-2333
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My daughter an I had the experience of a lifetime canoeing to and exploring the incredible Mendenhall Glacier. Our guides Gabe and Max were knowledgeable, professional, and a lot of fun. The glacier was breathtakingly beautiful and the ice caves were surreal. This was truly...More

Thank lkarmely
Reviewed yesterday

Our family group of 4 including my 9 yr old grandson anticipated that this tour might very well be the highlight of our 2 week Alaska cruise adventure and indeed it was. Our guide Kallie was the best. This was her first summer in Alaska...More

Thank kingleonDubai
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had the pleasure of spending the day with Emma from Alaska Above and Beyond. She met us at the cruise dock and drove us to get geared up. A short drive later, we were in kayaks headed to the glacier. The scenery out to...More

Thank andrewhuang1
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I were lucky to be with a small group hiking to the Mendenhall Glacier. Madison was an amazing guide. The glacier and sights were beyond what I could have imagined! Highly recommend using ABAK for your Juneau adventures.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been to many places around the world, but I do not believe that any excursion has lived up to the one we did with Above & Beyond Alaska. I was glad that I had done my research several months earlier, and they are...More

Thank img712
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This tour was the reason that I booked my vacation to Juneau and it did not dissapoint. I appreciate that the tour size was limited to 6 people. The pacing was great. Emma shared some knowledge along the way to make hiking more interesting and...More

Thank laurhf13
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our family of seven (ages 14-55) found this to be the absolute best excursion on our cruise vacation. We decided to canoe versus hike to the glacier and were glad we did. The glacier trek was incredible. The colors were amazing. Getting inside an ice...More

Thank Slap13
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was a great experience but NOT for the faint of heart or body. On the good side the staff was friendly, on-time, knowledgeable and probably most important safety-conscious. The views from the lake were wonderful and the glacier trek was amazing. We got to...More

Thank dancerjohn
Reviewed 5 days ago

Hiked to the mendenhall glacier, and then put on crampons and hiked around the glacier - even did a little ice climbing. It was an awesome experience!

Thank Scott K
Reviewed 6 days ago

Amazing experience and breathtaking views. Pick-up was on time, and the staff had all our gear ready in the correct sizes, so gearing up was quick an efficient. Great little snack pack and souvenir water bottle. It was a tough but beautiful paddle out to...More

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20 July 2017|
Response from lynnbear98 |
Hi Karen thank you for asking! We do have that private tour available on our website. It involves kayak paddling across the lake, then trekking onto the glacier with your own private guide. It is called the Privately Guided... More
2 May 2017|
Response from Cait M | Property representative |
Hi @hsukim83 - Thank you for your questions! 1. Down jackets are an excellent insulation layer but please make sure they are waterproof. It rains frequently in Southeast Alaska and while we do provide rain gear for the... More
Nikki K
30 April 2017|
Response from Cait M | Property representative |
Hi Nikki - Great question! The ice caves and the Glacier itself are both very dynamic, ever changing features so not only are things different season to season but actually day to day out on the ice. And because of this... More