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Knik Glacier Day Tour

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Address: 26323 E. Buckshot Dr., Palmer, AK
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This excursion was SO much fun from beginning to end. We started the trip piling into a van to go 4 wheeling through rough terrain and rivers. We then got into air/jet boats to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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Roanoke, Virginia
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Roanoke, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

This excursion was SO much fun from beginning to end. We started the trip piling into a van to go 4 wheeling through rough terrain and rivers. We then got into air/jet boats to travel out to the glacier passing mini icebergs as we travelled. Once at the glacier the scenery was spectacular! The guys running the place are great... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Excellent afternoon with river crossings and glacier view and boating with ice blocks. i can recommend for all.

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Newfane, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Two trips in one... an exciting 4-wheel drive ride over rough terrain and glacial rivers to the air/jet boats then zipping through ice fields finally landing at Knik glacier. Awesome views of mountains, the glacier, and some air traffic. Trails to hike over and facilities for comfort.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

We had so much fun during this tour. First we drove through an actual river and then we got to go on a fly wheel boat. Those two were an adventure by itself. Tom and his crew are super nice people and really enjoy taking the tourists out to Knik Glacier. The Glacier itself is really beautiful to wander around... More 

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Spicer, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Climb aboard off-road vehicles; ride across land and streams to jet/air boats; journey past beautiful mountains and icebergs to land by a glacier. 3-4 hours. So fun.

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Buderim
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

We have just come back from the most amazing afternoon, can't believe how spectacular it was even on an overcast day. This trip was recommended by friends and we would highly recommend it to anyone coming to Anchorage .. Well worth the drive out. patricia and Leo, Queensland, Australia

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

What an incredible day!!! There are not enough superlatives to adequately describe this joyous adventure to get up close and personal with a glacier!!! The photos on their website are 100% accurate. This is a definite "must see"!!!

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Belleville, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We added this tour at the last moment, due to the reviews on TripAdvisor. My daughter lives in Alaska and we travel the state during late June, early July photographing the amazing wildlife and scenery. Last year, it had rained at Denali and Wrangle-St. Elias. We were tired and frustrated, but the closer we came to Palmer, we saw blue... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We took a morning tour on a cool September morning. Don't forget your jackets if it is cool outside it will be cooler on the water. The place is easy to find. You will park next to the office and board a very high sitting mini van. Get ready for a fun bumpy ride across some rough terrain. Look for... More 

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Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We drove to their camp to see what it was like and possible set up a trip for the next day. When we got there they were waiting for the rest of a party to arrive to join two people already there. Since the others were very late we were asked if we want to join a Mom and son... More 

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Address: 26323 E. Buckshot Dr., Palmer, AK
Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Palmer

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