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Juneau Shore Excursion: Mendenhall Glacier Trek
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Mendenhall Glacier Canoe Paddle and Trek
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Juneau Shore Excursion: Mendenhall Glacier Canoe, Paddle, and Trek
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A huge variety of both day and overnight trips offered throughout the Juneau area. Including guided glacier trekking, ice climbing, wildlife viewing, and sea kayaking. We cater to all ages and abilities. Providing quality, small groups, and off the beaten path experiences. We are the top rated wilderness guide service in the area and welcome large groups, photographers, and production companies. We offer custom trips too! Book with the company who has worked with the Travel Channel, BBC, Nat Geo, Good Morning America, the Today Show, and so many more! We also operate the Alaska Boat & Kayak Center, Juneau's only kayak rental and retail shop located in Auke Bay boat harbor.
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Juneau, AK 99801
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My 20 year son and myself,age 56 went on this and it was a wonderful experience we will always remember.We have been in Juneau for a week,so we’ve had the chance to do many things,but this was definitely the best!The canoeing part was not to...More

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Cait M, Manager at Above & Beyond Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Yay! Thank you for your review! We are so happy to hear you had a great adventure and enjoyed your time in Juneau. Walking on the ice can be challenging but we love to help people experience something different and exhilarating while in Alaska. Thank...More

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This is by far the coolest thing we did during our weeklong stay in AK. The guides were super professional but still friendly, it was like going hiking with good friends that were extremely knowledgeable and competent in their field. The hike to the glacier...More

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Cait M, Manager at Above & Beyond Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Jess! We are so glad you picked up our brochure in the airport and decided to call us. We were thrilled to be able to get you and Steven out ice climbing as that is our favorite activity too. I will make sure...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Nice tour and a good, professional guide. We enjoyed kayaking and the ice cave. It was absolutely amazing to get so close to this glacier! We went in August and most of the ice cave was melted. Although, it was still nice to see it....More

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Cait M, Manager at Above & Beyond Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2018

Thank you for your feedback and review! We greatly appreciate you joining us for this adventure and so glad that your father in law could have this experience. Traveling in Alaska is certainly expensive, as is running a business here. We try to be as...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We booked this company for our day in Juneau this past summer. We were all outfitted and ready to go kayaking to the glacier but the weather decided to change those plans. The owner of the company came out and made the call that it...More

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Cait M, Manager at Above & Beyond Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Awww thanks Emily! It was totally lame we couldn't take you out that day. I remember it and we were all bummed when the weather is too rough to be outside. Thank you for highlighting our big promise - if the weather doesn't cooperate, we...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Get to the glaciers whilst you can. They are magnificent and sadly diminishing in size and stature. 2days before we were supposed to see an ice cave , it had collapsed . This did not reduce the beauty of trekking along the glacier ice and...More

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Cait M, Manager at Above & Beyond Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you for joining us! The glacier is absolutely stunning to trek onto and to see the available variety of features up close. We are optimistic that another ice cave will form as we have seen about 2 dozen caves form and collapse in the...More

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Response from TravelingJ2014 | Reviewed this property |
They provide rubber boots as well as Helly Hanson rubber pants and jackets. Enjoy!
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Karen3place
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Response from kari b | Reviewed this property |
I'm afraid I wouldn't know the answer to that. You would have to call the tour operator.
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Hi @hsukim83 - Thank you for your questions! 1. Down jackets are an excellent insulation layer but please make sure they are waterproof. It rains frequently in Southeast Alaska and while we do provide rain gear for the... More
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