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A Must Do Activity when in Juneau

We booked the Temsco Helicopter to the Mendenhall Glacier, as a shore excursion during our Juneau... read more

Reviewed yesterday
tourist155
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Kitchener, Canada
Amazing adventure!

We had a great time on this excursion! Yes, it's expensive but the memories made will be forever... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Karen P
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Maumelle, Arkansas
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Reviewed yesterday

We booked the Temsco Helicopter to the Mendenhall Glacier, as a shore excursion during our Juneau stop on our Alaska cruise. Unfortunately, the day we were to be in Juneau, the winds were too strong, and the ship couldn't dock so we went to a...More

Thank tourist155
TemscoManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Temsco Helicopters Inc., responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello tourist155, Thank you for sharing your experience. We are so glad that despite some challenges with the windy weather we were able to get you on tour. We are happy that Anne was able to take care of you and get you rescheduled, and...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a great time on this excursion! Yes, it's expensive but the memories made will be forever cherished as this was a bucket list. We were picked up at the port and taken to the heliport and were given a safety briefing. They gave...More

Thank Karen P
TemscoManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Temsco Helicopters Inc., responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello Karen P, Thank you for sharing your experience. We are happy that our team made this an enjoyable and memorable tour for you. We hope you had a lovely time on the rest of your Southeast Alaska adventures! -TEMSCO Management

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were blessed with great weather on our ride. I can be prone to motion sickness but had no problems. They seat you according to weight and I got to sit next to the pilot up front. The flight was exciting and our visit on...More

Thank SouthernGal54
TemscoManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Temsco Helicopters Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello SouthernGal54, Thank you for sharing your experience. We are glad that our team made this a smooth and comfortable tour. We are happy that you enjoyed your time with us. Happy travels! -TEMSCO Management

Reviewed 6 days ago

Highlight of our Alaska Cruise - Helicopter to Mendenhall Glacier. Comfortable ride, excellent scenery, knowledgeable friendly staff and professional pilots. Thanks Victor and the Temsco team!

Thank LD808213
TemscoManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Temsco Helicopters Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello LD808213, Thank you for sharing your experience. We are happy that you enjoyed your time with us, and that our staff made this a friendly and educational tour. We hope you enjoyed your travels in Alaska! -TEMSCO Management

Reviewed 1 week ago

Taking a helicopter ride in Alaska was definitely a bucket list item. THIS DID NOT DISSAPOINT .We decided to go with Temsco Helicopters and it was one of the best decisions we have ever made. I truly mean that. We booked it before we left...More

Thank Alan C
TemscoManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Temsco Helicopters Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Alan C, Thank you for sharing your experience. We are happy that our team provided a smooth, organized, and safety focused tour. We are glad that Victor made this a memorable experience for you and your family. Happy travels! -TEMSCO Management

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our party of 4 people booked this excursion on our own before going on an Alaskan cruise. The staff and pilot were all friendly and fun people. Our pilot took us to see some great views of the Juneau icefield and glaciers. He answered all...More

Thank jolga
TemscoManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Temsco Helicopters Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello jolga, Thank you for sharing your experience. We are happy that our team made this a memorable tour. Happy travels! -TEMSCO Management

Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately due to low snow all the helicopter dogsledding tours were cancelled 2 weeks earlier than normal (though normal in these times of global warming probably will be a thing of the past really soon...). I'm really glad we did the helicopter and glacier walk...More

Thank Les v
TemscoManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Temsco Helicopters Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Les v, Thank you for sharing your experience. We are happy that despite our Dog Camp closing earlier than anticipated we were still able to get you up on a tour. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us. We...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Did a glacier tour with this company. They gave us a long lecture about how they needed to weigh each member of my party individually to ensure the helicopter was balanced and weighted properly. After every was weighed another group came in. They did not...More

Thank Jennifer B
TemscoManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Temsco Helicopters Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Jennifer B, Thank you for your feedback. We value your comments. We apologize for the abrupt response to your expression of discomfort. Safety is our top priority at TEMSCO and I can assure you that we would not ignore any safety protocol. To try...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing time. Glacier guide Madison was helpful and knowledgeable. This is a must add your in Alaska!

Thank 496terrib
TemscoManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Temsco Helicopters Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello 496terrib, Thank you for sharing your experience. We are happy that Madison made this an enjoyable and memorable tour for you. Happy travels! -TEMSCO Management

Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked as a cruise excursion, this was our "must do" adventure. It was a great smooth ride (no problems for our people prone to motion sickness) up to the glacier. So beautiful to fly over. Guide and pilot were informative. One of the highlights of...More

Thank BWtravels
TemscoManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Temsco Helicopters Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello BWtravels, Thank you for sharing your experience. We are happy that you made TEMSCO Helicopters part of your time in Alaska. For many of our guests this tour is a once in a lifetime experience and we are glad that you joined us. Happy...More

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Monica D
August 29, 2018|
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Response from Jenny T | Reviewed this property |
No. But felt a bit bad about it. No one in our group did but I felt it might have been expected. We had left our money back at the base.
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ShenaliW2
March 15, 2018|
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Response from captmom | Reviewed this property |
You do fly low but that is a question you should ask the helicopter operators and your pediatrician.
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SAN991B
March 2, 2018|
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Response from 4travelers_2 |
According to the TEMSCO website, the helicopter ride is 30 minutes and glacier time 20-25 minutes.
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