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Alaska 360

Mile 1.7 Klondike Hwy, Skagway, AK 99840
+1 907-983-3175
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Sled dogs, feel the freeze, pan for gold!

Matt Hayashida gave a fascinating talk and demonstration of the care of sled dogs, preparation for... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
Mary H
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Louisville, Kentucky
Great Train!

Great train ride with lots of info and fun with our Guide Buffalo Jane ! She was informative and... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Romberto
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Rhode Island
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Here at Alaska 360's Dredge Town in Skagway, Alaska, you can immerse yourself in the history and beauty of the Klondike Gold Rush. Visitors are transported back to the 1890's as our costumed staff meets, greets, guides, and entertains them. Our site includes everything from gold panning, to Iditarod sled dogs, to an authentic dredge and a chamber where you can experience 40-below temperatures. On site you can enjoy the many attractions and displays including a dress up photo shack, movies, and educational exhibits. There is also a restaurant and soda factory to allow our guests to make a day of it at Dredge Town. We aren’t just tours – we are an experience!
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  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“gold dredge” (20 reviews)
“root beer” (20 reviews)
“pan for gold” (22 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Mile 1.7 Klondike Hwy, Skagway, AK 99840
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

Matt Hayashida gave a fascinating talk and demonstration of the care of sled dogs, preparation for & participation in the Iditarod. His display of Iditarod items was impressive, and he was very entertaining. Seeing the dogs up close and personal was a bonus! It made...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Great train ride with lots of info and fun with our Guide Buffalo Jane ! She was informative and kept everyone in tune. She must be a school teacher also ! I felt like a kid again on a school trip!

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

During our cruise at the beginning of September, we planned a shore excursion thru Norwegian to do the Sled Dogs, Gold panning, & White Pass Express train ride... We had an absolute wonderful time & the weather was surprising fantastic!! Our particular tour guide, Fireweed...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

We did this as part of a cruise shore excursion. We played with the sled dog puppies, panned for gold and then went on the White Pass Railway. The puppies were lots of fun, the gold panning was interesting but definitely not realistic and the...More

Thank Megan M
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Visited as part of a cruise excursion. Fantastic buffet with BBQ ribs, chicken, out-of-this-world Salmon! Fun characters teaching gold panning and my wife and I panned $21 in gold flakes our first try. You'll love it.

Thank REH54
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Management response:Responded 20 September 2017

So glad to hear that you left our site full and a little bit richer with some real Klondike Gold, thank you for your review!

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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We panned for gold. Our second stop on this vacation. It's not that authentic. A young guy teaching you how to do it. Place wasn't as inviting as our previous stop. There was a -40 place to experience how cold it could get. The thing...More

Thank zwizz94
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Management response:Responded 20 September 2017

Thank you! We try to have a little something for everyone at our site, and it is usually the puppies that win people over :)

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Reviewed 11 September 2017

This was just OK. The gold planning was semi-interesting, and actually harder to do than you might think! The people were very friendly and tried hard to make the activities interesting. The tour of the old dredge was just the right length of time, and...More

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Management response:Responded 14 September 2017

Thank you for your visit and review!

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We did the gold panning along and BBQ lunch that was included with our excursion on the White Pass & Yukon Route RR trip. It was interesting listening to gentleman describe the process of mining gold even though we didn't remember how to do it...More

Thank MeryMeCo
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Management response:Responded 7 September 2017

We are very happy to hear that the food at our Alaskan BBQ exceeded your expectations :)

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Went through and had a lecture on their brewery - it also has lots of other activities that you can visit if you take a guided tour - like mining for gold. We took a break a learned about the brewery business by enjoying a...More

Thank Nancy O
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Management response:Responded 4 September 2017

Thank you for your review!

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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Buffalo Sue made the Last Frontier come to life with her personality, love of the land and interesting details. Our trip with her to go gold panning and visit the Gold Rush Sled Dogs was very enjoyable.

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Management response:Responded 4 September 2017

Nice to hear that Buffalo Sue is showing her guests such a great time, thank you for your review!

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dlawr
1 August 2017|
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Response from SummitMom07901 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. I remember going to their website and seeing if that was an options and it didn't seem to be so we just booked through our boat.
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Bonnie D
21 July 2017|
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Response from CMA7117 | Reviewed this property |
The tour is in Alaska so no passport is needed.
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