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Packer Expeditions offers day hikes on wilderness trails not accessible by road, a sea kayak trip on a lake in British Columbia combined with a scenic ride on the White Pass and Yukon Route Railway, and guided and catered backpacking on the world...more
355 4th Ave, Skagway, AK 99840
+1 907-983-3005
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just wanted to give a huge shoutout to George, Cory (hope I spelled your name right) for an amazing trip the Laughton Glacier. These guys were super funny, motivating, and even helped me do the ultimate proposal on top of the Glacier. Couldn’t recommended better...More

Thank Brandon G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our recent Alaskan cruise in September, my wife and I planned a glacier lake kayak and train adventure through our cruise ship. It was amazing! After a short bus ride up into the pass, we kayaked on Bernard Lake. We kayaked for an hour...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a blast hiking Denver Valley! Shout out to our fearless leaders Josh & Dylan for teaching us the ways of the vast valley and all of its glory! Furthermore, White Pass is a must see with marvelous views!

Thank Tracey F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We LOVED this hike! I found it on Trip Advisor- our cruise didn't offer it. We were blessed that they still took us even though it was only my husband and I and George the guide. He was great! The landscape is absolutely gorgeous. They...More

Thank LovesDonuts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked this through our cruise ship and it was incredible. The weather was superb and the lake was incredibly beautiful. Nothing beats the view of the mountains when you atop a kayak. The guides were friendly, especially Josh. We took the White Pass Train...More

Thank Debra L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked through DCL (Disney) and did the hike on 8/30/18. Jack, one of our guides for the trip, met us at the ship. It was a short walk to the first train station where we hopped on a shuttle bus to take us to...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We booked the White Pass Railway and Laughton Glacier Hike through our cruise ship (Norwegian Pearl). Even with the onboard up-charge, this hike was cheaper than our Mendenhall glacier excursion in Juneau (booked with the operator directly) and was equal if not better value. The...More

Thank Elizabeth N
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Booked through Carnival Cruise and did the hike on 8/31/18. It was wonderful and more than expected. There were four guides with about 20 hikers. There was a wide range of ability levels and we were a bit nervous at first because we were much...More

Thank Melanie J
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Erin, Toby, George and Rylan were our guides on our cruise ship excursion. They were very knowledgeable, friendly and had outgoing and fun personalities. They bent over backwards to make sure we were having the best experience including providing a hot beverage at the top...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2018

We booked this excursion thru Carnival on 08/31/18. Our guides were George, Rylan, Lucas and Tyler. This was called a Moderate activity on the carnival site. The hiking path was well maintained and we were able to walk it, but couldn't keep up the pace....More

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June 12, 2017|
Response from Lisa F |
Hi!, I am so sorry I didnt see your question. We borrowed their water tight bags and took our camera with us. We took amazing pictures. In some stores, you can purchase a lanyard with a watertight case for easy access to... More
May 2, 2017|
Response from Lisa F |
I dont know the answer to that, we booked our hike through Celebrity Cruise Shore Excursions. Have you tried the website Shore Trips?
January 29, 2017|
Response from PackerExpeditions | Property representative |
Although we do see bears out on our trails it is still rather rare! In the over 20 years we have been in operation we have never had a negative interaction with a bear. They are honestly more scared of us then we are of... More