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Adventure Bound Alaska Tracy Arm Glacier Cruise

76 Egan Dr, Suite 110, Juneau, AK 99801
907-463-2509
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Ranked #20 of 81 activities in Juneau
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: Daily cruises to the pristine wilderness of Tracy Arm Fjord. View mountains and rock walls that are over a mile high, tumbling waterfalls, and... more » Owner description: Daily cruises to the pristine wilderness of Tracy Arm Fjord. View mountains and rock walls that are over a mile high, tumbling waterfalls, and icebergs. Two active tidewater glaciers lie at the end of Tracy Arm Fjord. Wildlife may be spotted on this cruise, though it is not the main attraction of the trip. Our skilled captains ensure the best possible viewing of the sights for our guests. « less
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Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW via mobile

Tracy Are Fjord was just amazing. The glacier was breathtaking. The tour group got to know each other over the course of the day, and this made the excursion even more fun. Captain Steve was so knowledgeable about Alaska's environment. As a school teacher I couldn't take in enough information! This is a glacier tour, and they don't guarantee seeing... More

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Chimacum, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Our Captain Steve was very funny and was genuinely happy to be out there showing us a good time. He was an incredible driver and managed to get us crazy close to huge icebergs and beautiful waterfalls! I got to touch the side of the mountain in this strange little alcove he took us to and stuck my head under... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We took this trip on the last day of a week in Juneau. It was a brilliant trip. The crew were very knowledgable and made a real effort to show us interesting things on the way to the glacier, including two orca whales. We had plenty of time at the glacier and were able to get much closer than any... More

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Littleton, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

My parents had taken this voyage in previous visits to Alaska, but this was my first time in Juneau. We took the day long trip to Tracy Fjord and scenery was absolutely stunning! We saw many waterfalls and spent a good amount of time (45 minutes or so) at the glacier. We could not get that close to it as... More

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sydney
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

There were 6 of us who took this day cruise from Juneau in first week of June. We had a perfect, sunny day and a very empty boat (about 15 pax all up) because we were so early in season. This is a 'mom and pop' type operation, which we really appreciated. Could b.y.o. or get sandwiches from them for... More

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Arlington, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Simply put, this trip was one of the highlights of our 10 days in Alaska. One striking view after another the entire way - ocean, fjord, cliffs, glaciers, animals, etc, etc, etc. AMAZING to get to so close to the icebergs and glaciers. The weather and conditions allowed the captain to spend a lot of time drifting quietly in front... More

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somewhere in GA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Our family went on this trip and it was great. We opted not to go on the cruise ship's excursion and chose this one instead. I contacted Winona and she was great at answering questions about if the time frame would work with our cruise itinerary since it was booked outside the cruise ship. She let me know if we... More

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Pierre, South Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

This place is the most amazing. We had a perfect day and ride it is a must do put it on your bucket list. Remember you can get sunburned through clouds and windburned so bring sunscreen and a hat!!

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Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

This day went by very quick. Captain Steve was very knowledgeable and very skilled with getting the boat into some tight areas and through the icebergs to the glaciers. And his prices are much more reasonable than most tours. We had a good time and saw some incredible scenery.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Thanks to the suggestion of a friend of mine who was cruising the week before we were, I got us two seats on the Captain Cook, piloted by the wonderful Steve Weber. His knowledge of the area and skill in navigating the 65 foot boat into Tracy Arm Fjord and within 1/2 mile of the Sawyer glacier was unsurpassed. In... More

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