We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All photos (469)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
57°
44°
Aug
50°
39°
Sep
42°
32°
Oct
Contact
Photo Point Trail, Juneau, AK 99801
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Nugget Falls
from $198.45
More Info
from $219.45
More Info
from $366.45
More Info
from $250.95
More Info
Reviews (1,350)
Filter reviews
1,297 results
Traveler rating
1,044
232
19
1
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveler rating
1,044
232
19
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews visitor center easy hike powerful waterfall short hike great waterfall nice walk miles round trip great pictures cruise ship trail visitors spray mendenhall mist roar gravel nature
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 1,297 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago

you can travel down a very natural path ( wildlife may not show up but you must be aware they are still present) Enjoy the walk it is so peaceful and nice to see ,,,DO NOT forget the camera !!!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank rick2019748
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I believe this was a 2 mile hike round trip. A nice path, but very busy. The falls were beautiful and you can see the Mendenhall glacier as well.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank vanessaa960
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went here on a Tuesday when the maximum number of cruise ships were in and it was busy. Still worth it though.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank JHTyler
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited here during a stop in Juneau from a cruiseship. We had rented a Jeep from Unplugged Adventures and this was one of our stops. It is worth the crowds and the long walk to get to the head of the falls. They deliver!...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank traceyleep
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a very pretty spot. And it’s a lovely walk to the falls. Nice to be with nature. We saw Kayaking groups and sunbathing and picnics. The whole family can enjoy a trip out here.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank nipandtuck
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband made the 45 minute roundtrip to see this by foot. We were rushed to get back on our tour bus so allow time to see this and the glacier views along the gravel path.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank JOANLeesburg
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well maintained and easy hike to the falls. Scenic! The Mendenhall Glacier is an extra bonus, too.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank susan T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely and easy walk to the base of some lovely falls near the Mendenhall Glacier. Shuttles leave frequently from the cruise ship dock. If the trip isn’t included in your package, pay a shuttle driver to take you there-many shuttles leave frequently in summer...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank mskslr
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't miss the walk to the Falls! It is a lovely meandering hike. It is stunning! Great photo opportunities.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank SandLG
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a beautiful hot day. Its an easy 1 mile hike to the falls. You can walk right up to the falls and see its amazing beauty.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank DCNC
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 17 nearby hotels
Silverbow Inn, Urban Boutique Hotel
356 reviews
.24 miles away
Baranof Downtown, BW Signature Collection
580 reviews
.27 miles away
Driftwood Hotel
406 reviews
.31 miles away
Four Points by Sheraton Juneau
140 reviews
.32 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 152 nearby restaurants
The Rookery Cafe
466 reviews
.28 miles away
Salt
376 reviews
.24 miles away
Heritage Coffee Co & Cafe
174 reviews
.29 miles away
V's Cellar Door
92 reviews
.24 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 226 nearby attractions
Perseverance National Recreation Trail
110 reviews
.16 miles away
Bread n Butter Charters
8 reviews
.28 miles away
St. Nicholas
188 reviews
.11 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
betteewac
February 28, 2019|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from heatherminier | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall the bus being able to fit a scooter (just an old school bus) but you could contact the shuttle company & see if they have other vehicles.
1
Vote
Manuel B
April 22, 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from niroxtreme | Reviewed this property |
Yeah you can take it, but you have to take it outside the cruise. Right there in the pier there some drivers that can take you over there.
4
Votes