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Alaska Icefield Expeditions

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Worth every penny

We took an excursion from our cruise ship to the Denver Glacier and went dog sledding. While it was... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
rgonzalez5
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Miami, Florida
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Highlight of our cruise

This was the excursion we were most excited for and it lived up to the hype. We had heard that... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jhfrank311
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Plano, Texas
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Join us on the Denver Glacier for the ultimate Alaska experience at our glacier sled dog camp. TEMSCO Helicopters will take you on an amazing flight over Lynn Canal and the Juneau Icefield. You will land on the Denver Glacier at the Alaska Ice field...more
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4 Mile Denver Glacier, Skagway, AK 99840
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We took an excursion from our cruise ship to the Denver Glacier and went dog sledding. While it was super expensive I will tell you that I have no regrets on a trip for a family of 4 $$$$. It was the highlight of the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the excursion we were most excited for and it lived up to the hype. We had heard that many of the tours in the past week had been canceled due to bad weather, but we lucked out and had a beautiful flight up....More

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Reviewed July 13, 2018

We had a Skagway stop during our northbound cruise last week and had planned to do the dogsled visit on the glacier since the time we started planning the cruise. My husband and I did the same excursion eleven years ago and now that our...More

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AIE-Girl, Guest Relations Manager at Alaska Icefield Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Kristie E, Thank you for joining us! We had a great time visiting with you and sharing our little slice of heaven. Thank you for your review and for your shout out to Riley Dyche, we'll make sure to pass along you kind words....More

Reviewed July 11, 2018

Didn’t know what to expect but this was an amazing learning experience and lots of fun. We also got to hold a small puppy. Laura Eklund was fantastic and a true authentic sledder. This was our family’s favorite excursion.More

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AIE-Girl, Guest Relations Manager at Alaska Icefield Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello A R, We're so glad to hear that your first excursion was success! Thank you for choosing to spend that time with us, we enjoyed visiting with you. We'll make sure to pass along your kind words to Lauro Eklund too. Take care, Alaska...More

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

The whole experience was fantastic, we were lucky enough to have a beautiful weather day. Helicopter ride was awesome, as was the dog sledding. Our musher was Lauro Eklund a native Alaskan. Very informative and interesting. I’ve been lucky to experience many wonderful things. This...More

Thank elizabeth v
AIE-Girl, Guest Relations Manager at Alaska Icefield Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello elizabeth v, Thank you for you wonderful review! We had a great time visiting with you too and appriciate you sharing your experience. We'll make sure to pass along your kind words to Lauro Eklund. Thank you again for joining us and for your...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

My 84 year old mother had this adventure on her bucket list and it exceeded all her expectations. Fun, friendly staff who reassured her and made her experience absolutely thrilling! Thank you Jeremy Traska!!!!More

Thank Angi D
AIE-Girl, Guest Relations Manager at Alaska Icefield Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Angi D, We're so glad to hear that your mother had a great time! One of the bounuses to this tour is that it is for all ages. Thank you for choosing us as a bucket list adventure. We apricate the 5*s and for...More

Reviewed July 8, 2018

We booked this excursion through Princess Cruise Lines July 2018. Started out with a helicopter ride up to the sled Dog Camp. We were able to mush the sled and ride. This excursion was not cheap- BUT it was well worth what you pay for...More

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AIE-Girl, Guest Relations Manager at Alaska Icefield Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Britney B, We're so glad to hear you had a great time! We enjoyed spending time with you and appriciate your reveiw. Thank you again for joining us and for the 5*s. Take care, Alaska Icefield Expeditions

Reviewed July 6, 2018

Wow! This was the highlight of my trip. Pete was amazing and very knowledgeable. He educated me on the dogs, the glacier and the surrounding areas. It was evident how much Pete loved the animals and how well they are all taken care of. The...More

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AIE-Girl, Guest Relations Manager at Alaska Icefield Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Tyler W, Thank you for joining us! We're so glad to hear that you had a great time during your visit, we enjoyed spending time with you too! Thank you for sharing your experience, the 5*s and for your shout out to Pete! Take...More

Reviewed July 4, 2018

We were so lucky to have this experience since we were canceled 3 times in Juneau due to the fog. Fortunately the weather was great when we got to Skagway and we were rebooked to fly to the Denver Glacier. The helicopter ride was breathtaking...More

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AIE-Girl, Guest Relations Manager at Alaska Icefield Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Hello shapgo, We're so glad that the weather in Skagway didn't disappoint! Thank you for visiting us and sharing your experience. We had a great time with you and appriciate your shout out to Riley and for the 5*s. Take care, Alaska Icefield Expeditions -...More

Reviewed July 1, 2018

I reallllllyy wanted to do this excursion and I was terrified it would be cancelled due to poor weather conditions on the day we were in that port on my cruise. It was a windy day, but I was delighted to find out it wasn’t...More

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AIE-Girl, Guest Relations Manager at Alaska Icefield Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Hello Katie_N_Andrew, We're so glad the weather kept it together so that you could come and play with us! Thank you for spending time with us at camp and for sharing your experience too. Take care, Alaska Icefield Expeditions - Skagway

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Katie_N_Andrew
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Hello Katie_N_Andrew, We offer tours throughout the day. The best things to consider is what else you'd like to do while visiting your location. Weather is it's own force, so think middle of the day times to allow morning... More
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disneygal
March 5, 2018|
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Hello disneygal, Our apologies on the delayed response! You can do either. If you'd like to book directly with us, the tour operator, please visit our website and fill out the reservation form and our Reservation... More
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The dogs run on a pre-defined path. They have to do this for safety reasons. The snow/glacier has already been checked out in that area. Our 15-year-old was with us and he really enjoyed it.
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