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Knik Glacier Tours

26326 E Buckshot Dr, Palmer, AK 99645-8208
+1 907-745-1577
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A rare find...

I've lived in Anchorage now for 5 years and hike, ski, mountain bike and snowshoe the Chugach... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
AlaskanSkydiver
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Anchorage, Alaska
Hidden gem

The trip out to the glacier by 4x4 and airboat was great fun. The trip out was full of moose... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
Richard T
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Mount Joy, Pennsylvania
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26326 E Buckshot Dr, Palmer, AK 99645-8208
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

I've lived in Anchorage now for 5 years and hike, ski, mountain bike and snowshoe the Chugach Mountains all year 'round and am always looking for something new that I haven't seen. But every year I still come back and do this tour with the...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2017

The trip out to the glacier by 4x4 and airboat was great fun. The trip out was full of moose sighting. The owner guide was full of information about the area. The land would look very different as the seasons change. Spectacular views even for...More

Thank Richard T
Reviewed 31 March 2017

My cousin and I were the first tour of the season and Tom was very helpful to accommodate us to my tight schedule. The experience is so worth it from the ride in the 4x4 Monster Truck to the ride on the boat until finally...More

Thank lulimiami17
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The 44 inch tires on the 4X4 van were necessary due to the most water that Tom ever saw there. You ride in the van out to the boat which takes you for the amazing ride. It was my second time and the water was...More

1  Thank outsidenow
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

What an amazing tour. Tom, the owner, is highly accommodating when he can and provides a terrific tour. We've taken family on the tour and they loved getting the chance to see a glacier so close. Tom has kayaks you can take out to paddle...More

Thank DigginLife
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic, well worth every dollar. Friendly host who is very informative and lovely to meet Gerry the squirrel who helped us to eat our trail mix at the half way break.

Thank Jacqueline DeMoss
Reviewed 8 September 2016

The ride in the army vehicle and on the air boat was really neat, went through rivers and creeks, rough ground but the ride was not too rough. About 6 miles on land and 6 miles on the water. Got to the lake and on...More

1  Thank Grandma972014
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

There are many activities to chose from when one visits Alaska. This is an option not to miss! The entire time spent with Tom is educational, exhilarating and a true adventure! Tom is a man who knows what he is doing and his confidence is...More

1  Thank NXTTRP
Reviewed 21 August 2016

That a very well done tour that you can do in family, you will make a short trip of road that was nice and then a short ride on a boat to arrive the the glacier and be able to spend around 1 hour to...More

Thank jpbouteille74
Reviewed 13 August 2016

4x4 to boat to glacier. Fun tip to the glacier. About 8 mile trek to the actual ice. Family loved it. Amazing views of a huge glacier. Dress warm.

Thank andy192016
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LittleBoyDaniel
10 February 2017|
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Response from andy192016 | Reviewed this property |
Not really. I used yelp when I was up there to figure things out. But the base headquarters place is at least 10 miles from any restaurant as I recall. After the glacier tour we went to the reindeer place down the road and... More
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abbysgranny
23 February 2016|
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Response from cameron1938 | Reviewed this property |
I am sure that if you call them 907-745-1577 they can schedule you. Their boat is large and can handle several people. The suggestion to contact them on their web site is also good.
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