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We had high hope for this tour. We basically drove around for 3 hours and stopped 3 times for 5-8 minutes each time. No bears. The driver had the microphone on for the first part and then turned it off so he could tell his...More
Such a great tour and fantastic guide! Stu shared so much of his knowledge of nature and the culture with us as well. We saw a bear, an eagle/her baby and tasted salmon-berries. He was mindful of getting us back to the ship in time...More
Date of experience: July 2019
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HoonahAK, Owner at Hoonah Travel Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your Wilderness Tour & Brown Bear Search! Safe Travels!
This is a tour we booked before arriving on our cruise ship and we could not have been more pleased. We booked the last tour of the day in hopes of there being a greater chance of seeing a bear. Stu was our guide and...More
Brandon met us at the Icy Strait visitors center. he was there before we were. we arrived Early as requested. The 2 native armed guards made me feel more comfortable since the mountain nearby was full of bears and thats what we came for. Not...More
Response from Shirley S | Reviewed this property |
I agree with bowlmeova…… our cruise ship was never late getting into port. Different times of year are better for bear viewing; check local postings for bear sightings. One thing our guide admitted is the dump is the best... More
I agree with bowlmeova…… our cruise ship was never late getting into port. Different times of year are better for bear viewing; check local postings for bear sightings. One thing our guide admitted is the dump is the best place to see bears in action :)