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Alaska Icefield Expeditions

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Juneau, AK 99803
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Dog sledding on Mendenhall Glacier

Came here for a shore excursion from our Celebrity cruise and this was the highlight of our trip... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Melissa M
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Fantastic dogsledding tour with Jules

My family had a wonderful experience on Mendenhall Glacier with Alaska Icefield Expeditions. Our... read more

Reviewed yesterday
melissastoloff
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Join us for glacier dogsledding. This is a once in a lifetime adventure and you won't want to miss it. Accessible only by helicopter you will fly with TEMSCO Helicopters over some of the most amazing country in the world. Your pilot will land at dog camp where Alaska Icefield Expeditions will take you out dogsledding on the glacier. We have three locations. Join us in Juneau or Skagway, Alaska!
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“dog sledding” (91 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Juneau, AK 99803
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"dog team"
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"dogsled camp"
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"absolute highlight"
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"unforgettable experience"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Came here for a shore excursion from our Celebrity cruise and this was the highlight of our trip. Our guide Jules was awesome and it was so obvious how much she loves her job and the dogs! This goes down as one of the coolest...More

Thank Melissa M
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Reviewed yesterday

My family had a wonderful experience on Mendenhall Glacier with Alaska Icefield Expeditions. Our helicopter pilots were very friendly and professional and made us feel comfortable during our ride, plus explained what we were seeing and answered our questions. The views were spectacular as we...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was an experience I will never forget. One of those things you do in your lifetime that is definitely a highlight. The guides were superb. The dogs were friendly and definitely happy. They all love their job.

Thank Karen K
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I visited on a cruise and it was my first visit to Alaska. She had previously been and had wanted to go on this tour but wasn’t able. We weren’t going to miss it this time. It was AMAZING and it was...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

During our 2 week Alaska Land/Cruise, this was the most amazing thing that we did. I am telling people if you do nothing else you need to do this!! The beauty that you will see from the helicopter ride is indescribable, and you will never...More

Thank Kathy B
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My family took this excursion while on our cruise this summer. FANTASTIC experience! Virginia was our musher and she was very knowledgeable and informative, answered all of our questions and we had a blast! Lots of great memories and this one was one of my...More

Thank jcartmell71
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was my family’s first time on a glacier, first time dog sledding, and first ever helicopter ride! What a blast it was!! Meghan F. was our musher- she was excellent with our 2 kids and very knowledgeable about the dogs. She made us laugh...More

Thank CameronD757
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Dog sledding on Mendenhall Glacier was a bucket list item for me, and Alaska Icefield Expeditions exceeded my expectations! Jeremy T. was our guide, and his love and knowledge of dog sledding and the area was fascinating and helpful. He and his wife have 43...More

Thank Colin G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a wonderful time our guide Jules was beyond awesome and was great at explaining to us about the dogs, and their life living on the glacier for the summer! It was the best part of our trip and we loved that they took...More

Thank 995wendyp
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The most amazing time you will ever have in Alaska. Jules explained everything and walked us through sledding. She really made the trip that much more enjoyable. We all had a turn in each of the sleds positions. The glacier is beautiful and the dogs...More

Thank Keith L
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Karitraveling
June 12, 2018|
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Response from psouthall | Reviewed this property |
No problems at all! My back has ten years on yours!
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debbybeaton
May 31, 2018|
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Response from AIE-Girl | Property representative |
Hello debbybeaton, Thank you for contacting us. Safety is our number one priority - right next to the guests experience - so we will cancel tours if the helicopter company determines the weather is not safe for flying our... More
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debbybeaton
May 31, 2018|
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Response from AIE-Girl | Property representative |
Hello debbybeaton, Thank you for contacting us. Safety is our number one priority - right next to the guests experience - so we will cancel tours if the helicopter company determines the weather is not safe for flying our... More
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