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Alaska Backcountry Adventure Tours

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We offer an exciting way to experience Alaska year-round! With ATV and side-by-side tours in the summer, as well as guided fishing and bear viewing tours.In the winter season we offer guided snowmobile tours along the famous Iditarod Trail and to...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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3901 S Lindsey Cir, Palmer, AK 99645-8224
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Did a 3 day 2 night tour. From pick up till we finished lunch on the last day they gave us the adventure we wanted and more. Kade was excellent. Very professional and helpful (as in getting me unstuck every 10 minutes) was the trip...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Matti1ABAT, Owner at Alaska Backcountry Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the review! We’re glad you had such a good time! I’m glad we cold exceed your expectations. Can’t wait to see y’all again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was hands down one of the best things we did while in Alaska! The owners were sooo friendly- you leave right from their house. We rented a side by side and took turns driving. It had just rained so there were lots of water...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Matti1ABAT, Owner at Alaska Backcountry Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for leaving such an awesome review! We are so glad you enjoyed your time with us so much! And thank you for sharing your experience with others.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dan and Matti were great to work with and very accommodating. The trip was a little long to get to the start point when coming from Anchorage but the drive was gorgeous and we got to see a couple glaciers along the way. Mark was...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
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Matti1ABAT, Owner at Alaska Backcountry Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking time to leave us such a great review. We are glad you enjoyed your time on the trail with Mark! We can’t wait to ride with you again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My boyfriend is an experienced 4-wheeler and was SUPER excited when we found this opportunity for our short trip to Alaska. I had never been on one for more than a few minutes so I was nervous about the whole thing. I called to ask...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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Matti1ABAT, Owner at Alaska Backcountry Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

This is an awesome review! Thank you fo taking the time to leave it! I can express how glad I am that you chose to go with us. Dan said you two were so fun to ride with. Yes Dan truly loves what he does...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We could not have asked for a better guide, experience, or day to go riding! Everything was made super easy, and it was a day well spent enjoying the wilderness of Alaska! Thanks Kade for a great time! Can’t wait to come back in the...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
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Matti W, Owner at Alaska Backcountry Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review! We’re glad you had such a great time! We look forward to seeing you when the sun it shinning!

Reviewed January 10, 2019

We had an amazing time. Beautiful country, great tour guide, and the best hot chocolate!! Thank you so much for a wonderful memory.

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Matti W, Owner at Alaska Backcountry Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to leave us a review! We are glad you had such a great time and that the hot chocolate was so good! Glad we could be apart of the momory.

Reviewed January 9, 2019

Had an amazing tour and absolutely will do it again! Everyone from the Owners to the tour guide were extremely nice!

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Date of experience: January 2019
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Matti W, Owner at Alaska Backcountry Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the review! We’re all glad you had such a great time!

Reviewed December 23, 2018 via mobile

I have been on both the four wheeler and snowmachine tour and I honestly cant decide which one I like better! Do them both if you have the chance! Dan and Matti are so great to work with and will bend over backwards to make...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Matti W, Owner at Alaska Backcountry Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review and the recommendation! Glad you enjoyed your time with us so much.

Reviewed November 19, 2018

This was definitely an experience that we will never forget! The owners are great, friendly people who gave us all of the information we needed ahead of time and provided a feeling of welcome and hospitality from the moment we walked in the door! Our...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Matti W, Owner at Alaska Backcountry Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 16, 2018

We’re glad you had such a good time lindsey! Thank you for such a great review! Can’t wait to ride with y’all again.

Reviewed November 2, 2018

This was probably our favorite part of our trip! Cade was our guide and he was awesome. Since it was sort of the off season my husband and I were the only two on the tour. They had plenty of gear for us to use...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Matti W, Owner at Alaska Backcountry Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

This is such an awesome review! Thank you! Can’t wait to get you out on the full day tour next time!

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Driscolll
July 15, 2018|
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We are located about 45 minutes north of Anchorage. Yes there are a couple of options for transportation. Feel free to give us a call so we can get it worked out for you:) 9077452505
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Matti1ABAT
April 27, 2016|
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For an ATV trip: wear layers! It's always better to be able to take layers off than to get cold. Long sleeve and long pants and close toed shoes are great. You can wear waterproof shoes/boots if preferred. A wind breaker and... More
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