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Tracy Arm Fjord

Tongass National Forest, Juneau, AK
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My wife and I took an Alaskan cruise for our honeymoon. While in route to Juneau, the ship traveled... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Andrew W
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Blue Glacier

The Sawyer Glacier in Tracy Arm fjord near Juneau was quite photogenic. There were many large ice... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
psychprofessor
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Mississippi
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
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“sawyer glacier” (222 reviews)
“cruise ship” (419 reviews)
“blue icebergs” (46 reviews)
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Tongass National Forest, Juneau, AK
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I took an Alaskan cruise for our honeymoon. While in route to Juneau, the ship traveled through the Tracy Arm Fjord. Words alone cannot explain how incredibly beautiful Tracy Arm Fjord truly is. The mountains are untouched, the water looks magnificent and...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Sawyer Glacier in Tracy Arm fjord near Juneau was quite photogenic. There were many large ice floes, and the glacier itself appeared blue as did several of the floes. Some of the floes had interesting shapes. We also photographed several waterfalls and many small...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I read a couple other reviews about this glacier and someone described it as a spiritual experience. i would have to agree. I think that's a great way to describe it. We were fortunate to have a calm morning as we cruised closer and closer...More

Thank well-traveled32
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was a perfect tour . The captain and her crew could not do enough for you . They were informative ,personal and efficient . The icebergs/glaciers were breathtaking blue and the water emerald green . It was a beautiful and exciting trip

Thank Wcarroll214
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were on a cruise in mid September and one of our destinations was to cruise into the Tracy Arm Fjord. We had a wake up call for 6am. Even though we had a balcony I recommend getting yourself onto an upper deck of the...More

Thank grandmakate
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to get a calm and lovely day for our of ship excursion into Tracy Arm fiord. It was an early morning departure from our ship the Seven Seas Mariner and once we had done our transfer the awesomeness began. We cruised...More

Thank Bruce C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was on a cruise and was really looking toward the Tracy part of the cruise. See all those pictures in the books and on the websites showing a boat (I mean ship) right in front of the glacier. Captain got about 1 mile away and...More

Thank Brian G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was amazing . The beauty that is hidden here is mind blowing. Would highly recommend going and seeing this in your lifetime.

Thank Maffu123
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on the Carnival Legend in July and loved the views. Chilly on deck, but could not get enough of looking at the wildlife (seals, whales) to go inside. Took a tour on a smaller boat and had close up views of the area.

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing, breathtaking & magical place. The icebergs were stunningly beautiful, different amazing colours. It was so quiet & inspiring.

Thank nikijallen
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Randy B
31 August 2017|
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Response from Germaphobe36 | Reviewed this property |
The cruise ship goes through the area. No excursion is required.
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jmvett
26 August 2017|
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Response from rbrashears62 | Reviewed this property |
We have cruised to Alaska several times but this time we flew into Juneau and stayed a week. We had been on excursions with the Allen Marine group while on cruises and decided to use them again. From their website, I called... More
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Beth S
22 August 2017|
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Response from gaengen | Reviewed this property |
Hi! The cruise just got very near and stayed there a while for pictures.. no getting of the ship :( I don't honk three are excursions from ships here since there is no port, just a view of the glacier! Have a great trip!
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