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Juneau Shore Excursion: Mendenhall Glacier Canoe, Paddle, and Trek - with unbiased reviews

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Juneau Shore Excursion: Mendenhall Glacier Canoe, Paddle, and Trek

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Experience the famous Mendenhall Glacier up close and personal during this 6 1/2 hour adventure which includes paddling, ice trekking, exploring, photography opportunities, and more. Paddle up to the magnificent Mendenhall Glacier, over Mendenhall Lake, and past Nugget Falls to experience ice trekking on top of the glacier. Explore the glacial features, hike on the ice, and paddle the lake - a huge adventure for the whole family!
You'll start at
Mount Roberts Tramway
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  • 1
    Above & Beyond Alaska
    Stop: 45 minutes -
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  • 2
    Mendenhall Glacier
    Stop: 4 hours -
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You'll end at
Mount Roberts Tramway
490 S Franklin St, Juneau, AK 99801, USAThe “C” Sign, located near the cruise ship docks directly between Mt. Roberts Tramway and the green Taku Smokeries building, is our centralized downtown meeting location for all clients in the downtown area.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Mount Roberts Tramway, 490 S Franklin St, Juneau, AK 99801, USA
6h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Local taxes
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Driver/guide
  • Professional guide
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Pick-up and drop-off from designated meeting points
  • All necessary paddling and glacier equipment
  • Rain gear and rubber boots
  • National Park fees
  • Paddling and safety instructions
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Age minimum of 12 years or older only
  • Safety harnesses fit up to 45 inch waist sizes. Not able to accommodate larger waist sizes. Max. weight is 250lbs per person
  • You must include the following in the comments section when booking: rain gear & shoe sizes for each passenger, (for adult men and women, S-XXL and youth, S-L) and any pertinent medical information
  • Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult and have a waiver signed by a parent or guardian
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide their ship's name
  • At time of booking, clients staying locally must provide the name of their place of lodging
  • At the time of booking, clients must provide the following for each participant: name, age, height/weight, rain gear and shoe size, and any pertinent information regarding medical issues (or history) and allergies.
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • All participants must be physically capable of paddling 5-6 miles round-trip and hiking/trekking approx. 2 miles round-trip
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • All participants are required to sign a waiver before beginning the trip
  • A specific amount of time on the ice cannot be guaranteed. The amount of time on the glacier is dependent on the group's pace and weather conditions.
  • Visiting specific features such as ice caves, moulins, etc. cannot be guaranteed due to the constantly changing nature of the Mendenhall Glacier. Your guide will assess the hazards on the day of the trip to determine if a particular area is safe to trek upon or enter.
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Maximum weight limit is 250 lbs per person
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Key Details
  • Duration: 6h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Hotel Pickup
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