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Cook Inlet

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Address: Gulf of Alaska, Anchorage, AK
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US$89.00*
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Wildlife and Turnagain Arm Tour
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US$149.00*
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Seward Highway Tour from Anchorage: Turnagain Arm, Mt Alyeska and Optional...

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If you only pack one thing when traveling in AK, it should be a good camera. Whether it's your first time or five hundredth, the first time Cook Inlet comes into view, you can't... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you only pack one thing when traveling in AK, it should be a good camera. Whether it's your first time or five hundredth, the first time Cook Inlet comes into view, you can't help but gasp. The sheer beauty of the mountains rising up beyond the water is breathtaking. Depending on the time of day and month you visit,... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Cook inlet offers a new view every time I go! The sun, the clouds and the time of day ensures that my photographs are always unique!

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Hancock, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love going for a drive, anytime, anyday.and going along the Arm is one of the most scenic drives i have been on.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Look into the different overlooks you want to stop at. Check to see if you will be visiting when the bore tide would be. You can see videos of this posted. Fun to see people surfing on the tide.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As you leave Anchorage heading south you will drive through some of the prettiest country you will ever see. There are ample opportunities to pull over and hike or bike so take advantage of them when you can. Plan ahead you will want to spend as much time as possible.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

love looking for the beluga down at Beluga Point. We get lucky now and then, and spot 90 to 100 of them!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are coming to Alaska and don't stop here - you are truly missing out. No matter what the weather - this area makes for beautiful photos. You were feel immediately soothed once you stand in front and take it all in

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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Taking a drive along Cook Inlet and Turnagain Arm is a wonderful experience any time of the year. The mountains rarely look the same with each trip.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

It doesn't matter what time of year you visit here it is breathtaking. This is a wonderful place to stop and have a picnic at during the summer.

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Grand Haven, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Overwhelming experience, I cannot say enough about the beauty of the Alaskan shoreline. We will be back as soon as possible !

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