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Recreation Tours in Alaska

Sitting around on tour buses might not appeal if you live an energetic lifestyle. If you want to add a more active component to your exploration, all our recreation tours in Alaska are hand-picked with balance in mind. Each one offers an element of physical challenge that will leave you with a sense of achievement, as well as with life-long memories of Alaska’s beautiful wilderness.  

Experience the best things to do in Alaska under your own steam, whether that’s a stunning bike ride in the Sawtooth Range, paddling a kayak through Alaska’s gleaming lakes, or enjoying a treetop adventure on a zipline tour. 

On our Grizzly Falls Ziplining Expedition, you’ll tackle eleven zipline stations, each one nestled high in the canopy of cedar and spruce trees. This tour will keep your adrenaline levels high from start to finish. Expect a strong start, with a monster Unimog transporter taking you up to the mountainous park. Tentatively make your way over treetop bridges, and experience the ultimate rush of ziplining over breathtaking views of glacial waterfalls and lush rainforests.

If setting foot on a glacier is a must-do on your cruise excursion, then Juneau’s Helicopter Glacier Trek will be ideal. Not only will you see the epic Mendenhall Glacier from the skies - which is quite the experience by itself - but you’ll also become a true adventurer. Your guides will lead you on an unforgettable 2-hour trek over the huge icescape, where you’ll check out unique glacial features like crevasses and frozen rivers.    

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Cristina McAnulty
July 14
Our family had a great time! The information given was very helpful, the location was beautiful, the dogs/puppies were so ...
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First time Ziplining and it was amazing!

Elizabeth Harn
June 23
My group (myself and my parents) went ziplining with guides Phil and Paul and had an absolute blast! My parents ...
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Amazing experience!

Karra Lee
September 18
This was such a fun family activity! I wish the canoe had been a little longer, but it was still ...
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Great experience!!

E. Ann McIvor
September 7
I highly recommend this one! I had a great time! Our guides, Ben and Paul are very professional and also ...
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What a Great Time at Grizzly Falls

Minde Cup
June 27
We had such a great time ziplining with Jack and Chris!! They made it so much fun and encouraged everyone ...
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Fun experience in Ketchikan

August 27
We booked this directly through Alaska Shore Tours and met them near our cruise boat. Had a great time out ...
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Adventurous and breath taking views

Martha Franco
June 20
I gotta say they are very well organized from start to finish. The expedition was more than we expected. They ...
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Dog sledding & musher camp

Geoff brokenshire
October 12
We undertook this excursion because it is an activity we have no opportunity to do in New Zealand. The whole ...

Family trip

Dolores Minatre
June 29
Chewey was are guide. He was so great took time to give us information about the nature surrounding us. We ...

Alaska Family Adventures

Jerri Nock
June 29
We recently enjoyed this Jeep and canoe adventure with 13 family and friends. Chewey was our guide and was fantastic! ...
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Great experience!

July 14
We loved our time with the tour! Pickup & dropoff was easy. We didn’t book through the cruise line so ...

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