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Amazing and fun

We wanted to see Glendenhal Glacier while in Juneau and after researching a few options we decided... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jen N
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Helicopter Trip to Mendenhall Glacier and Walking Tour

We decided to book this excursion off of our recent Alaskan Cruise (Royal Caribbean). It was hands... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
erintravels222
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We wanted to see Glendenhal Glacier while in Juneau and after researching a few options we decided to take a helicopter ride to be get the best views. I was impressed with everything I read about Temsco and was not disappointed, our pilot was super...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We decided to book this excursion off of our recent Alaskan Cruise (Royal Caribbean). It was hands down our favorite part of the entire trip. Upon meeting the Temsco rep off the ship, we provided our weights and they used those to balance the helicopters...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited Mendenhall Glacier. The staff and pilot made sure the children were buckled in properly. The pilot was knowledgeable about the area. The kids loved their first helicopter ride.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We flew to, and landed on Mendenhall Glacier. What an amazing experience. Our glacier guide was knowledgeable and friendly. This is an experience we will always remember. I would have given 5 stars but the helicopter is difficult to get into. With the glacier boots...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked thru Celebrity Cruises. Everyone was absolutely helpful and supportive, especially considering that I'm petrified of heights and my wife needed extra help because of limited mobility with a bad knee. I'd like to individually compliment Dillinger for being so considerate to her, helping...More

Thank Lud2634
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group of 8 had an amazing experience with this tour. We were delayed on the glacier due to weather conditions, but their camp team kept us occupied and comfortable while we waited for the rockstar pilots to navigate the fog then sweep us out...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Too cool! Literally and figuratively! Dress warmly! Very windy!! Derringer gave a great tour! Ask him about the glacial facial! He even demonstrated it!! Drink the glacier water! Take a photo with the Alaskan flag! Derringer, Alex and all the girls were fun fun fun...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

On June 20 we visited Juneau on our Holland America cruise, and chose to visit the famous Mendenhall Glacier via helicopter. The tour was very well-organized, the flight to the glacier was both thrilling and safe. On the short flight we viewed an alpine glacier...More

Thank Glenn W
TemscoManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Temsco Helicopters Inc., responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Glenn W, Thank you for sharing your experience. It sounds like you learned a lot about the Mendenhall and glacier vocabulary. We are so glad to have been a part of your adventures in Juneau. Happy travels! -TEMSCO Management

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My rating - 0/5. Four of us, paid for a Mendenhall Glacier Helicopter ride and walk, all the staff members except Jack (Driver),Ryan (Glacier Guide), everyone else was on edge so much so that they were rushing all the time, all the ground staff was...More

Thank Abhishek1612
TemscoManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Temsco Helicopters Inc., responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Abhishek1612, Thank you for sharing your feedback. We value your comments and are going to address your concerns with our staff. Again we are sorry you did not have a positive experience; if you would like to discuss anything further please feel free to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family enjoyed this excursion more than words can describe. From the initial flight, to landing on a glacier, it was simply amazing! The glacier guide, Ally, native to Juneau was very informative. Our pilots John and Victor ensured our safety. We highly recommend this...More

Thank jshager
TemscoManagement, Guest Relations Manager at Temsco Helicopters Inc., responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello jshager, Thank you for sharing tour experience. We are happy to hear that Ally, John, and Victor made this an educational and friendly tour. Happy travels! -TEMSCO Management

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Shenali W
16 March 2018|
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Response from captmom | Reviewed this property |
You do fly low but that is a question you should ask the helicopter operators and your pediatrician.
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SAN991B
3 March 2018|
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Response from 4travelers_2 |
According to the TEMSCO website, the helicopter ride is 30 minutes and glacier time 20-25 minutes.
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BigAl229
11 December 2017|
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Response from Kasey W | Reviewed this property |
In order to get to this particular destination you have to take the helicopter to the Ice field where the dogs are. I was nervous about the same thing but you absolutely feel like you are on a glacier (no drinking of glacier... More
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