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Rainbow Glacier Adventures offers rafting, kayaking, photography and wildlife viewing tours in Haines and Skagway. RGA features knowledgeable local guides and small groups. Private, custom and exclusive tours available. We've been guiding in Haines...more
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Haines, AK 99827
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Reviewed December 9, 2018

The personal attention is wonderful and amazing. We saw so much wildlife on this trip! Thank you Rainbow Glacier Adventures.

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Colleen W
Reviewed October 18, 2018

The bus tour through White Pass Summit to the suspension bridge in Canada was scenic and interesting. Our guide Rachel, seemed to know the best places to stop for outstanding views and provided lots of historical information about the use of that trail during the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank alanschwartz66
Reviewed October 17, 2018

We really enjoyed our experience. Our guide was amazing and very patient (boarding kayaks takes a while!). The scenery was gorgeous. We got to stop to see bears along the way, which was an incredible experience (it was the only time we saw bears on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Resort590867
Reviewed October 10, 2018

This tour was exceptional! Rachel, our guide was probably the best we have ever had on a cruise tour. She picked picked us up at the pier, along with people from another ship. Rachel drove through Skagway showing us the sights along the way. She...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JohnY2044
Reviewed October 9, 2018

As a part of an excursion from Windstar's Star Legend, we joined Kim for the Photo Tour. She was a great guide for beautiful Haines, starting with the 'establishing shot' near the port, to the rivers of Chilkat and Chilkoot. We saw many eagles, salmon...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank rgylling
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Our raft guide had a depth of knowledge of the natural world that was exceptional. He expertly maneuvered our raft on a very windy day. I loved that he made time for silence as well so we could absorb the stillness of the wilderness. It...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KDDay
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Great way to spend the day when stopping in Skagway on a cruise. Enjoy a comfortable van ride to several stops along the Chilkoot river and the Chilkoot lake. We saw more bald eagles than we could count and two adult brown bears along with...More

Thank bryan r
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

We had the opportunity to embark on a great photography tour with Dena. On our tour we had the opportunity to capture scenic Bear, Eagle and Landscape Photography. Dena brings a wealth of experience and passion to photography and a love of Haines that is...More

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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

We disembarked our ship without booking a tour. While shopping, a shop owner mentioned this company as one where you'd definitely see bears. She rang the tour company to say we were coming to book a tour. We went with Byrne, a great personality. He...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lucy M
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

This tour did not disappoint! We saw 2 adult brown bears and 3 cubs! Some nice Eagle photos too. All awesome photo ops. Really a nice tour. We had Kim Clune

Date of experience: August 2018
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David S
July 2, 2018|
Response from colbygrads | Reviewed this property |
Since Trip Advisor won’t let me give you an email address or website, (don’t know why) you can google Rainbow Glacier Tours and there will be a link on their site to contact them. Enjoy your trip, their photo tour experts... More
July 15, 2017|
Response from RGAowner | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for contacting us. It is possible to do two tours in one day, as long as your ship is in Skagway long enough to make it possible. Since our tours from Skagway include the round trip Fast Ferry in the price, you... More
claire c
July 4, 2017|
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Response from RGAowner | Property representative |
Hi Claire, Yes you will be able to catch our tour at 7:30am. The Fast Ferry actually leaves at 8am, so there is a little wiggle room in case you are a few minutes late.