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Alaska Canopy Adventures

76 Egan Drive #100, Juneau, AK 99801
907.523.2920
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Ranked #15 of 81 Activities in Juneau
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Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Tours
Owner description: The tour starts with a 10 minute jet boat ride across Gastineau Channel. At the beach you meet you guides and they will escort you up to the... more » Owner description: The tour starts with a 10 minute jet boat ride across Gastineau Channel. At the beach you meet you guides and they will escort you up to the outfitting shelter for a thorough orientation. After getting geared up and loaded onto our Mercedes Benz Unimog you will ride up the mountain to the top of the course. There is a short up-hill hike to the first platform from which you will descend through the trees and over the ruins of the Treadwell Gold Mine. There are 10 ziplines, 2 suspension bridges and you finish the course with a 42 foot rappel returning to ground near the outfitting shelter. Before you get back on the boat, we have a small shop where you can purchase an action photo from the last zipline or a t-shirt or sweatshirt to remember your excursion. The tour last a total of 3 hours and 15 minutes. Come fly through trees with us! « less
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Penang Island, Malaysia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

Did this back in July 2012, guided by Prescott and AJ. They were very thorough and always ensure that safety their first priority. The course was so much fun and zip lining through the tree tops of the Tongass National Rainforest is something that I will never forget. A must do if you visit Alaska!

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California, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

MUST DO THIS. A group of six of us went and I was the only one nervous (afraid) of heights. Our guides Gabi and Kathryn made the experience absolutely incredible for me and the zips were stunning. From the moment we were picked up off the boat, to the moment we stepped food back on the dock this company got... More

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Bloomington, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

What does 186 feet up and 35 mph on a cable mean? NERVOUS at least until you experience it with these folks. Yes, it did seem a bit much at first but wow was it fun. My wife and I had never done anything like this before. We had a blast. Now looking for a zip line that is longer... More

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Martinez, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Was on my 4th Alaskan cruise and had been to Juneau before and had zip-lined before, but my friend never had and it was a must on her bucket list. There were a number of choices offered through the cruise line in various ports, but I settled on Alaska Canopy Adventures for a few reasons: it included not 1 but... More

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Adam R, Manager at Alaska Canopy Adventures, responded to this review

The medal ceremony is a pretty cool part of our tour. It is fun to see people face a challenge and overcome it. Thanks for sharing and we love seeing you picture. More

Midlothian, Virginia, USA
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

We had a great time on this zip line experience! Me, my wife and two boys (12 & 14) really enjoyed this experience! Instructors/guides (Kathryn and Mariah) were both funny and knowledgable. Kept us safe but very light and fun. Beautiful scenery two as we zipped over old gold mine and through the trees. Tons o' fun! Highly recommend this!

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Adam R, Manager at Alaska Canopy Adventures, responded to this review

Our staff work hard to make each groups experience unique and memorable. We love hearing stories from the people they have spent time with. Thank you for sharing your time in Juneau with us and we are glad that you had a terrific time. More

Butte, Montana, USA
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

This was so fun and even though I was a little nervous at first it was obvious that guest safety was high on their priority list. Mitchell and Avery made the experience fun and were very professional. The boat ride, the unimog ride and the zip line itself were all great. I highly recommend this excursion, no matter what you... More

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Adam R, Manager at Alaska Canopy Adventures, responded to this review

It is so great to hear from you! Thank you for sharing about your experience. Safety is definitely our top priority. The handle bars that we added this season have been a huge success. We hope to see you again in the future. More

Perth, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Wow, what fun. A very professional, fun and entertaining way to spend the morning. The guides, Mika and Mariah were great! I will do this again when were back in town! This is a 'Must Do' adventure for anyone, no matter what age you are, as long as your 'mobile' I would HIGHLY recommend it! Just do it! Water and... More

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Adam R, Manager at Alaska Canopy Adventures, responded to this review

We look forward to having you visit us again. Thank you for taking the time to share about your adventure. More

Ridgewood, New Jersey
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

exciting, professional, clean and safe! super fun family outing! our guides were funny and made us feel like we were in really great hands. highly recommend!

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Adam R, Manager at Alaska Canopy Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you! We love hearing about your time with us. More

Lauderdale by the Sea, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Took the family - 3 teenagers. Everyone had a blast. I have a fear of heights and because it was so safety intensive I felt safe. My kids were jumping up and down on the suspension bridge. I just walked across slowly. Once I was on the line my fears subsided and I was screaming like my kids! The ride... More

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Adam R, Manager at Alaska Canopy Adventures, responded to this review

We are so glad that you had a wonderful time, hope to see you again. More

Riverside
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

My family and I were on an Alaskan Cruise when we stopped in Juneau. We were able to easily find the guide for the company. We took a short boat ride to the island where the site was. We were pleasantly entertained by the crew on the boat and drive up to the first zip. Although my mom was feeling... More

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Adam R, Manager at Alaska Canopy Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your feed back with us. We are happy that you had a great experience. More

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