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Mount Roberts Trail

1/2 mile from cruise ship dock, Juneau, AK
+1 888-461-8726
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Great for casual hiking

I have done these hikes several times and still enjoy them. You won't run across many animals or... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kim H
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Chicago, Illinois
Great hike, close to downtown

We hiked up Mt. Roberts and caught the tram back down. Easy hike with great views towards the top... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nicolemarie017
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Alaska
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Hiking trail beginning in downtown Juneau that is great for novices.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1/2 mile from cruise ship dock, Juneau, AK
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+1 888-461-8726
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I have done these hikes several times and still enjoy them. You won't run across many animals or people if hike higher up. The view of Juneau is fantastic. Don't take the short trails if you go- taking the extra time to climb high up...More

1  Thank Kim H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We hiked up Mt. Roberts and caught the tram back down. Easy hike with great views towards the top. If you only want to hike one way, you can ride the tram back down for a small fee. If you spend $10 (per person) or...More

1  Thank Nicolemarie017
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you divide the trail into two halves, the first half brings you to the top of Mount Roberts, and the second half leads around the top of Mount Roberts. I had walked all over Juneau, and I had no desire to do both. We...More

1  Thank Docky B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The trail is well mark and clear! It has steep areas and snow patches. Follow the trail and you will safe. Give yourself plenty time to go up & down. A map is ok but not all drastically necessary due to many trail markers.

Thank Lucia C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Taking the tram to the top then walking the trail is an easy fun activity on a nice day. The trail is well maintained and easy to walk, the rewards are great Views

Thank Adventurers8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This review includes the gondola ride and two trials at the top. We had an hour to explore the view before another tour. We thoroughly enjoyed our ride up and down the gondola in the early morning because there was a fascinating gentleman operator who...More

Thank scnewman2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Relive the gold rush and the hardship these people went through to make their dreams reality. The locals are well-informed and provide lots of information and stories.

Thank erna o
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hike up the trail for great views of Juneau, the channel and Douglas Island. The trail has add ons so that you can extend your hike or take the tram down for only $10.

Thank pdxballard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good views, folks very friendly and helpful. The views were stunning, trails marked well. Would recommend to all.

Thank lindsay1LaceyWA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First off, from the Tram basin, we had to walk through town, gradually uphill and around to a gravel road that took us to the back side of Mount Roberts. After somewhere between 3/4 mile and a mile, we started the 2.5 mile trek upwards....More

1  Thank Lanamamaomaha
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GiaFree
Little confused as to the fee for taking the tram both up and down. Where is the best place to purchase your tickets? Thank You...gia
31 July 2016|
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Response from Angela C | Reviewed this property |
You can pay and take the Tram up from downtown Juneau which is around $35. Or, you can walk 1.5-2miles past downtown Juneau and then start a very intense, rooty, muddy hike of approximately 3miles, 1800 feet elevation to... More
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SandraTLH
Is it easy to get to the trail from port? We won't have a car but would love to do a nice hike on our own.
26 June 2016|
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Response from AugustBDayTripster | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's an easy walk from port on town streets to the trail head.
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claudiasorensen
I'm taking a cruise in September and would like to do a day hike. Would Mount Roberts be a good trail to take. We will be docking in Juneau at 1:00 P.M. How long is the hike? Thanks.
26 May 2016|
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Response from AugustBDayTripster |
If you hike from town up to the tram stop at the end of the trail, it will take a about 90 minutes from the trailhead (plus about 20 minutes from the dock to the trailhead), depending on your fitness level and desire to... More
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