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Alaska Waters

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Alaska Waters tours August 2018

A great crew and great experience. We got excellent views of the glaciers and learned a lot about... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
packardpj
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Greenwich, Connecticut
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Had a great 2 days out on the water with the crew. Visiting Anan and the glacier. Not much can... read more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
lukehammer
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Mackay, Australia
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Wilderness Adventure Tour Company, in Wrangell, Alaska. Located in SE Alaska in the heart of the Tongass National Forest. Guided AnAn Creek bear viewing tours. Stikine River Wilderness Jet Boat tours. LeConte Glacier Tours. Guided Flyfishing. Alaska...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great crew and great experience. We got excellent views of the glaciers and learned a lot about them and the area in general from the crew, who were very knowledgeable. I highly recommend it to anyone visiting Alaska.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great 2 days out on the water with the crew. Visiting Anan and the glacier. Not much can prepare you being only a few meters away from a bear. But put local knowledge and a lad that got piggybacked into bear county at...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an incredible experience! The guides are knowledgeable, friendly and know how to drive a boat :)Definitely recommend this company! They offer a few different trips, be sure to do them all!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my friend, Terry's first visit to Alaska, so I really wanted to impress him with the beauty of the area, the many opportunities to be in nature, and the camaraderie of the residents here on the island I have called home for the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just An amazing experience! Great tour! Would love to do it again! The boat picked us up from banana point in Petersburg. We had an hour to grab something to eat in Wrangell and left around 2 pm to Anan. Ride was excellent just like...More

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Jim L, Owner at Alaska Waters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you! So happy to hear that you enjoyed your trip with Alaska Waters. Thank you for the kind review.

Reviewed August 12, 2018

We spent seven fantastic hours visiting the AnAn Bear Preserve with Alaska Waters. The crew for the trip out and back on the Stikine River were interesting and very helpful. Our guides on the hike to bear viewing site were informative and dealt professionally with...More

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Jim L, Owner at Alaska Waters, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Thank you for the kind review. We really appreciate folks letting us know how we did.

Reviewed August 12, 2018

We booked both the Le Conte glacier tour and the Anan Bear tour with our travel agent before leaving Australia. We managed to make it for the glacier tour and it was fantastic however due to medical reasons we were unable to attend the bear...More

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Jim L, Owner at Alaska Waters, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed the LeConte Glacier tour with Alaska Waters. This is an amazing opportunity to get up close and personal with a glacier and icebergs. We were sorry to hear about your medical issue. We encourage all traveler's to buy...More

Reviewed August 9, 2018

Took two trips with Alaska Waters, the Anan Bear Trip which we had booked before arriving in Alaska and the Stikine River Trip which we added when we were there. Anan was everything we imagined it could be and probably more, saw lots of bears,...More

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Jim L, Owner at Alaska Waters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey, thanks for the great review. Much appreciated!

Reviewed August 6, 2018

On August 5, 2018.....11 of us went up the Stickine to Shakes Glacier. The boat was perfect for the trip, it had space for all of us( pulse 5 others) to sit inside in comfortable seats with seatbelts. There were seats for 4 outside if...More

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Jim L, Owner at Alaska Waters, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Thank you for the kind review. Our crews work hard to be good at what they do. They really appreciate it when people acknowledge their efforts. Thank you!

Reviewed August 5, 2018

Our guide was very concerned about our safety. He carried a rifle and bear spray. Neither was used. He walked slowly to make sure nothing was around the corner and that we all stayed together. One guide from a different company had on flip flops...More

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Jim L, Owner at Alaska Waters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind review. Our guides go through extensive, ongoing training. They are very good at what they do and we appreciate hearing positive comments like this. I'm happy to hear that you had a good experience.

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911Bev
March 6, 2016|
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Response from Jim L | Property representative |
Hi Bev. Not sure which tour you're interested in. Our vessels are all contracted to the ship on the few dates that they visit Wrangell. Our Stikine River Wilderness jet boat tour should be available on the ship. Anan... More
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LT-girll
May 29, 2015|
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Depending upon which ship you are on, yes we load at the same dock that the ship ties up to. FYI .... If you are on an Oceania Cruise Lines ship, we are contracted with the ship when they are in Wrangell. All of our... More
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Steven B
April 8, 2015|
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Response from Jim L | Property representative |
Greetings Steven, Thank you for contacting Alaska Waters and your interest in our tours! AnAn Bear & Wildlife Observatory offers a world-class opportunity to view and photograph bears at close proximity in the wild. Both... More
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