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Gastineau Guiding Company

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Alaska Whales and Mendenhall Glacier Excursion

We had booked our Alaska Whales and Mendenhall Glacier Excursion for our Alaska cruise on the Ruby... read more

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Mendenhall Glacier Hike

We booked this hike through princess cruises.Guided by Brett we found it fun, informative and well... read more

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Gastineau Guiding has been offering small-group fully-guided whale watching and hiking experiences to Juneau travelers for over 20 years. Step into Alaska with a passionate and professional Certified Interpretive Guide. Our guiding mission is to...more
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1330 Eastaugh Way Ste 2, Juneau, AK 99801-7744
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Reviewed today

We had booked our Alaska Whales and Mendenhall Glacier Excursion for our Alaska cruise on the Ruby Princess. We were not disappointed and had a extraordinarily whale of a good time. Captain Lee navigated us to the many sightings and Chelsea was our guide. Chelsea...More

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Reviewed today

We booked this hike through princess cruises.Guided by Brett we found it fun, informative and well worthwhile.We were able to see Bald Eagles,Black bear (mom and her offspring) and Salmon going up stream to spawn. i found Brett very well versed in fauna and flora...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We saw humpback whales lunge feeding, two were identified as Sasha and Flame. The captain of the boat, Annette, took us right up to the closest permitted distance - we had forgotten binoculars, but she had some onboard. Our naturalist guide, Shannon, was very knowledgeable,...More

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We booked this tour through our cruise line and so wasn't even aware of which tour company would be conducting it. However some of the staff on our excursion made sure we were aware of this company and encouraged guests to write reviews. This tour...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed yesterday

Whales, glaciers & rainforest trails tour. This was our first visit to Alaska. We were on a Princess cruise. We originally weren't sure what we wanted to do in Juneau. We picked the Whale watching & Mendenhall Glacier tour two days before arriving in Juneau....More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed yesterday

We were in Alaska in June and had a great tour. We saw multiple whales close up and our daughter was able to help with the crab pot. Emma and Capt. Diane were the best! I definitely recommend them!!!

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It started with eagles flying iver the US flag and continued to amaze. We saw sea lions on an island, bear cubs and a porcupine on the hike, and our favorite ... “Flame” hanging with the boat with some spectacular maneuvers less than 30 ft...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife and I had the pleasure of booking with Gastineau Guiding on our Princess cruise to Alaska. We had Sama as our guide and Captain Dan as our boats Captain. Sama could not have been a more knowledgeable and enthusiastic guide. She was entertaining...More

Thank Brian L
Reviewed yesterday

A wonderful excursion! Led by Laurie and Cap'n Bruck, this was informative and fun! Laurie was great at sharing her knowledge and her love of the area. She was ready to protect us from bears, but alas, we didn't see any. Laurie and Cap'n were...More

Thank ChrisAndKathy89
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When you’re with people who love their jobs, it is evident, & so it was with our guides Emma, Haley, & Capt Lee. They were in their happy place & so were we! This excursion was more like three independent adventures. Walking through the rainforest...More

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GoGirl01
12 June 2018|
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Response from Jerry C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - my personal numbers not available. Suggest you contact the company directly for any questions.
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worthew8
18 September 2016|
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Response from Tour G | Property representative |
Hello Worthew, I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us back in 2009. We would be pleased if you decided to join us again! If we have a guest who would like to opt out of the walking portion of the tour we do... More
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Beverly M
5 August 2016|
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Response from Tour G | Property representative |
Hello Beverly, Thank you for your interest in Gastineau Guiding Company and our Cruise Shore Excursions. While we are a locally owned and operated company we are also a wholesaler to the cruise lines which frequent our... More
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