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  2. Alaska
  3. Juneau
  4. Mendenhall Glacier

Juneau: Mendenhall Lake Canoe Tour

Product ID: 223848
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Create a memory to last a lifetime with a canoe tour of Mendenhall Lake and see the majestic Mendenhall Glacier. This tour is limited by permits issued by the National Parks Service so book early for this unique experience!
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Instructor
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • See the famous Mendenhall Glacier
  • Canoe on Mendenhall Lake
  • Explore the Alaskan nature
Full description
Come face to face with the famous Mendenhall Glacier on this once in a lifetime Alaskan adventure. Meet your guide at the Mt.Robert's Tram building near the cruise pier. Your guide will take you on a scenic tour by minivan to the Tongass National Forest where you can gaze upon the stunning Mendenhall Glacier.

This small group canoe tour takes you past icebergs, waterfalls, and steep cliffs once carved by ice. Paddle up close to the face of this 3,000-year-old glacier, 13 miles long of ice, half a mile wide and up to 1,800 feet deep. This is Alaska's most visited glacier! The paddle time is around two hours from start to finish, providing plenty of time to take advantage of capturing the memory through scenic photos.

You will be equipped with top quality gear including rain pants, rain jackets, waterproof boots, and everything else you will need to ensure your comfort and safety. You'll get a dry bag filled with bottled water and snacks, to be used to store personal belongings while canoeing. Please note this is canoe tour only and does not include hiking on a glacier. Throughout the day you are offered snacks and beverages.

Includes
  • Roundtrip transportation
  • Gear/equipment: Rain jacket, rain pants, rain boots, paddling gloves, and a dry bag for personal items
  • Bottled water, snacks, and hot beverage
Not suitable for
  • Children under 12 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

This tour meets in front of the Mt. Robert's Tramway building, look for your tour guide holding your tour title. Fully detailed instructions are included on your finalized ticket vouchers.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Minimum age: 12 years old
• Minimum weight: 90lbs
• Maximum weight: 240lbs
• Not recommended for guests with back, shoulder or hip problems
• Pregnant guests are not permitted on this tour
• Need to be able to paddle for up to 2 hours
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Liquid Alaska Tours

Product ID: 223848