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Tracy Arm Fjord

Address: Tongass National Forest, Juneau, AK
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Ranked #1 of 24 Attractions in Juneau
Type: Bodies of Water, Outdoors
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177 reviews 177 reviews
91 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

Worth your visit from Juneau via boat Might seem expensive but once you see color of glacier ice and whales surfaces you truly understand why a trip to Tracy is a must It's simply a wow and cannot be explained by pictures

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Chula Vista, California, United States
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

This place is pretty impressive! A must see if you are cruising! You will need to take lots of photo's and be on the lookout for wildlife both on land and sea.

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45 reviews 45 reviews
7 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

This place is a MUST SEE! This was a stop over on our cruise to Juneau and it was worth getting up at dawn to see. Our skies were blue and the weather was perfect (cold) as we walked the deck of our ship to soak up the sites...... Small icebergs floated by and the mountains were green with waterfalls... More

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Juneau, Alaska
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105 reviews 105 reviews
42 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Not only you will see the beautiful scenery and glacier, but you will also enjoy the fauna. Hundreds of seals rest on ice by the glacier. It's so much fun to watch them play! The inlet you will be passing through is gorgeous, with its beautiful fiords, mountains and waterfalls. Some advice: plan on going there during June, July and... More

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Juneau, Alaska
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Adventure bound Alaska operates this day long tour from Juneau to a spectacular fjord with steep rock walls and elevated glacial valleys. Two glaciers: Sawyer and South Sawyer give plenty of opportunity to witness glacial calving firsthand. Adventure Bound even guarantees calving, so if you don't see any the next trip is free. Captain Steve has done this for nearly... More

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Silverdale, Washington
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

On planning our cruise this destination was an afterthought. It proved to be one of the highlights of the trip. With the weather being great the day we were there the light for photography was amazing.

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Cooks Hill, NSW
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I must admit that we were a bit skeptical about going for a day trip down the coast to a Fjord. The firs couple of hours were taken up with travelling at high speed down the Gastineau Channel and into position in Tracy Arm. The crew on the boat were friendly and informative, but this was the end of the... More

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Kaysville, Utah
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

The most beautiful and peaceful place I've ever seen! We did some "scenic" cruising on our Princess Cruise to Alaska. It was like nothing I've seen before.

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Brisbane, Australia
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132 reviews 132 reviews
89 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We did a Regent Inside Passage cruise and booked an excursion while involved transferring from our cruise ship to the Allen Marine catamaran just inside the entrance to Tracy Arm Fjord and cruising up the fjord to the face of the South Sawyer Glacier and then all the way back to Juneau to meet up with the cruise ship again.... More

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The Northern most Key - Mil-wau-key
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55 reviews 55 reviews
23 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We did the Fjord as part of a cruise on Celebrity Solstice. The morning started out very foggy, but as we entered the Fjord, the fog started to lift. The combination of the lifting fog, the breaking blue sky, and the sun poking through the holes in the fog, made the entrance to the Fjord very magical. The fog lifted... More

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