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The largest tidewater glacier in Alaska.
Valdez, AK
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All reviews stan stephens sea otters prince william sound wonderful trip boat tour hour cruise blue icebergs warm clothes clam chowder highly recommend this cruise excellent tour stopped for lunch amazing sight breathtaking views wildlife viewing well worth the price awesome experience
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Best glacier trip in Alaska is with Capt. Fred on the LuLu Belle out of Valdez, AK. See all kinds of wildlife and Columbia Glacier.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank David-Karen N
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Biggest glacier I have ever seen. Day was rainy and cloudy so Ice was even more blue and fantastic. It was extremely cold close to the Glaciar so wear layers. Just try to listen how the Glaciar is still moving. It was an unforgettable experience...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank loli v
Reviewed September 11, 2018

The tour itself was very good but did get boring (and long) when the captain was searching for any kind of wildlife and did it slowly. Several people saw this as time to nap. How many times can you look at sea otters? I would...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Louise F
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Went on a kayak tour of the Columbia glacier as part of a small tour. This has got to be one of the most fun things I have done in a long time. Bryan and Tom at Pangaea we’re the best. Very accommodating and informative...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 16, 2018

We set up a sea kayaking tour through Pangaea. We had a great time kayaking around the icebergs. Not all kayaking trips get to see the glacier but we lucked out and got to spend lots of time within sight of the glacier. It was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank karenupp
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We visited the Columbia glacier in an overcast day. When leaving Valdez the visibility was just meters but in the open sea was quite good. The captain of the boat had to navigate through A lot of ice pieces but manage to ring the boat...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Zafiropoulos
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

We Landed on the edge of the icefield after touring up through mountain peaks and amazing views, we seen bears and mountain goats, and the pilot was awesome and interactive. We decided to do this over some conversation on wether to do a boat tour...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank craggett10
Reviewed July 21, 2018

Today we are booked to take a Glacier and Wildlife Cruise with Stan Stephens Glacier & Wild Life Cruises. We are taking the Columbia Glacier Cruise. This 6-hour cruise ship journey through Prince William Sound. The tour will feature a visit to the Columbia Glacier...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ericbJ4556SY
Reviewed July 7, 2018

We chose the Lu-Lu Belle tour from Valdez to view the Columbia Glacier and we absolutely feel it was by far the best choice! Captain Fred is very gracious and generous with his time! We were at the Columbia Glacier for over an hour and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Della B
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Saw the glacier from the Lu Lu Belle tour. Majestic and breathtaking. It is huge, and the most active glacier in America. Lots of calving.

Date of experience: July 2018
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