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Davidson Glacier

Skagway, AK
+1 907-983-4444
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"incredible"

It was awesome to stand at this beautiful glacier. The color of the ice was unbelievable. Our guide... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
traveler6210
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Atlanta, Georgia
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The guides were awesome. All the guys were so knowledgeable about the area and the glaciers... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ethelcumpton
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Brownwood, Texas
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See the Davidson Glacier up close, from the vantage point of our 30-foot Voyager Canoes. The Glacier Point Wilderness Safari brings you into the Alaskan Wilderness and gives you a taste of the “True Alaska”.Your adventure begins at your cruise ship where we’ll board a high-speed vessel made for wildlife viewing en route to an Alaskan paradise. We’ll ply the waters of the deepest Fjord in North America with a naturalist guide, watching for whales, sea lions, porpoise, and many other species of marine wildlife. We land at Glacier Point and board our Safari Buses for a short drive over the terminal moraines. Our award-winning guides share with you the wonders of this Glacial Wilderness. A quarter mile hike will lead us to the iceberg-studded lake where we’ll paddle our canoes to the face of the glacier. This is an ideal family adventure and one you won’t soon forget!
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“canoe ride” (45 reviews)
“rubber boots” (35 reviews)
“sea lions” (43 reviews)
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Skagway, AK
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was awesome to stand at this beautiful glacier. The color of the ice was unbelievable. Our guide Nick did a wonderful job. Pictures can't replace being there.

Thank traveler6210
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guides were awesome. All the guys were so knowledgeable about the area and the glaciers. Enjoyed the boat trip to the island and then took a bus ride into the camp area. Took short hike and then we paddled a canoe over to the...More

Thank ethelcumpton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on a cruise and took this as an excursion. We went by boat to a site where we then boarded a bus to a 'home camp'. Once we were outfitted with watertight gear, we boarded canoes and teams of we paddled to the...More

Thank jtdanza
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went on an Alaskan Cruise in August of this year and looked at a lot of the excursions offered. I settled on this one because of all the different things you get to do. We took a boat ride, then a short ride on...More

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We sat here for an hour on our cruise ship admiring this spectacle of the earth's past. It is a wonder to behold. You may even get a chance to witness some blue ice bergs

Thank browncondo2102
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The more I reflect on my trip to Davidson Glacier, the happier I am that I made it. It was absolutely amazing. I almost didn't sign up because I was afraid I would not be able to handle it physically. I agree with every glowing...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Waiting on the dock for the tour to begin we thought of backing out due to the rain and the fact that it was about a 6 hour tour. But as the folks coming in from the trip arrived and shared their pics we decided...More

Thank CruiseAlaska082017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The views were amazing at the Davidson Glacier. The boat ride was an hour but the host provided a lot of information about the area which helped pass the time. The canoe ride was good.

Thank A6398IJdavidg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did this tour with Capitan Jim, Max and Nick (thank you guys!). It was well organized and very informative with lunch provided. Excellent tour. I would highly recommend it.

Thank JoannaJ60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

WOWSERS!!!! This one was fun but a LOT of work!! The catamaran ride was fun and the scenery was gorgeous but the water was very rough on the way out! We saw water falls and eagle on the way! The turkey sandwich for lunch was...More

Thank scottyncher
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Mary B
14 July 2017|
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I think the distance is between 1/4 to 1/2 mike none of the walks are steep. With an arm to hang on to you should be fine . The walk to the glacier is like walking through semi hard sand. The trail through the forest is... More
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salem30
30 June 2017|
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