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Takshanuk Mountain Trail by 4x4

7 Mile Lutak Rd, Haines, AK 99827
+1 907-766-3179
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Exactly what we expected

We did this activity as part of our Princess Cruise. The guides picked us up at the ferry boat and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ChrissyFrog
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Great views-wonderful time!

My extended family (including children ages 14-19) took this excursion on our Princess cruise... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kelly L
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Lakeland, Florida
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Drive yourself on a guided ATV "Mule" tour and experience some of the most pristine wilderness of Southeast Alaska. Enjoy breathtaking views of the snow-capped mountains of Lynn Canal and the Chilkat River Valley as you ride through beautiful Alaskan flora. Wildlife abounds in this area so your viewing opportunities with us include eagles, moose, the occasional bear and more! All tours are family-friendly and include a halibut and BBQ chicken meal. Treat yourself to a different kind of Alaskan adventure and drive our world!
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7 Mile Lutak Rd, Haines, AK 99827
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did this activity as part of our Princess Cruise. The guides picked us up at the ferry boat and they were funny and knowledgeable. The 4x4 mules were great. You can’t go more than 5-6mph which was fine for us. We paused every so...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My extended family (including children ages 14-19) took this excursion on our Princess cruise. After a fun boat ride from Skagway to Haines, we boarded a bus that took us to the 4x4's. The 4x4's were easy to operate, and we had a fun time...More

Thank Kelly L
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

John & Kayla were excellent guides with lots of information. Food prepared at the lodge was amazing. The views were spectacular. Only downside was my 17 year old could not drive, minimum age us 21.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This tour sells out FAST! There is a reason why! It is the best thing to do in Skagway. Actually you have to take a ferry boat ride over to Haines and then a short school bus ride to base camp, but once you begin...More

Thank Terry B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was one of the better excursions that we have taken while cruising.The Kawasaki 4x4’s were in very good condition. The staff were exceptionally friendly and made us feel very comfortable. The lodge we stopped at for cookies and then again for the meal was...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Group of 16 ages 9 to 68. We loved the day and it was very fun but there were a couple drawbacks. First, we waited around to get on a bus to ride a half mile to the ferry dock. Would have appreciated the option...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After the 40 min ferry ride to the small town of Haines, we boarded a school bus to the 4x4 base camp. We all chose a mule and took off up the mountain twisting a turning 19-20 times. Reached the lodge and had some delicious...More

Thank Christopher C
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Barbara M, Owner at Takshanuk Mountain Trail by 4x4, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your feedback, Christopher! I'm glad to hear you had a wonderful time and enjoyed the halibut. Come back and see us anytime!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just returned from our wonderful trip to beautiful Alaska. One of our highlights was our Takshanuk Trail adventure. My husband drove the Kawasaki Mule and I held on tight while taking in the scenic view. Half way up the mountain we stopped at the...More

Thank Marie K
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Barbara M, Owner at Takshanuk Mountain Trail by 4x4, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for letting us know you had a great time, Marie! I'm glad you enjoyed John and Sabrina as much as we do. Come back and see us anytime!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved, loved this excursion! My children (11 and 8) were unsure about it, but a fun time was had by all! The 4x4s were fun, the views were amazing, and the food was yummy!

Thank Susan D
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Barbara M, Owner at Takshanuk Mountain Trail by 4x4, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for letting us know you had a great time Susan! Come back and see us anytime!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My boyfriend decided to pick this as our excursion in Skagway. We took a 40 minute ferry over to Haines (which was a nice ride) and then took up by bus to Takshanuk Mountain. The 4x4's were a lot of fun and the view is...More

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Barbara M, Owner at Takshanuk Mountain Trail by 4x4, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your feedback, Amanda! Sabrina is a passionate guide, I'm glad you loved her as much as we do. Come back and see us anytime!

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TexasSailorGal
20 May 2018|
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Response from Barbara M | Property representative |
You should be able to. I believe the train will pick up and drop off where your ship is docked. 11:30 is the meet time and the fast ferry that transfers you to Haines departs at 12pm. I hope this helps! Let me know if you... More
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alaska518
6 May 2018|
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Response from Barbara M | Property representative |
Hello & thanks for your question. The trails are narrower than what you would find on the road, but wider than a hiking trail. It gains 1500 feet in elevation and includes stops along the way for photos with panorama views... More
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Ashley D
14 April 2018|
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Response from Barbara M | Property representative |
Hello, if you are traveling onboard a cruise ship the easiest way to book is through their shore excursion office. If you are traveling independently or have any issues trying to book through the cruise lines please contact... More
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