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Reviewed October 29, 2018

it is so exciting to be right up close and personal to an active glacier, watch it calve, and see the wave of water move out from the blue center of the glacier up to your boat. there are thousands of glaciers in Alaska, but...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mikealexander728
Reviewed September 23, 2018

We saw this glacier on a 6 hour National Park cruise with Major Marine Tours. The boat does not go very close to the glacier, but you can still experience its majesty. It is not a calving glacier. Still a beautiful scene with the bay...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RBN11
Reviewed August 26, 2018

We visited this on the Kenai Fjords Boat Tour, but you can actually walk on it on one of the helicopter tours.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Becki C
Reviewed August 25, 2018

Well worth the tour with Kenai Fjords......great boats, crew and captains. Boats were clean and well maintained.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Michael M
Reviewed August 24, 2018

We were on a boat cruise so we couldn't get too close but the view we had was spectacular. There was a sand bar that prevented the boat from getting closer but we could see some icebergs in the lake beyond.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank oaktree56
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I spend two days in the Bear Glacier Camp Site supervised by Ron and Dane. The place is stunning!! We kayaked between icebergs and had two magical days there. We’ll cherish this experience forever. Thank you Ron and Dane for a great...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 465iris
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

We were at Bear Glacier a couple of weeks ago and absolutely loved it!! We went here with Backcountry Safaris and Ron was a very detailed, patient and friendly person to guide us in our adventure. The weather was gorgeous and it's an experience that...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2018

Great time, beautiful kayaking, Corey was a good guide. Bumpy jet boat ride to the lake, but it was worth it.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Derrith B
Reviewed June 29, 2018

Kayaked to Bear Glacier, amazing site, could sit there all day and listen to the glacier caving! The seals are so cute on the ice and pop up out the water to visit you.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sandra M
Reviewed June 14, 2018

Go there with Liquid Adventures. See my review on Liquid Adventures site. It was an extraordinary trip!

Date of experience: June 2018
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mylocofamily
March 29, 2017|
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Response from kayakgilr9 |
Depends of what mode of transportation you prefer. Liquid adventure kayaks are two person. Whereas with a SUP it’s just you. Personally I prefer the kayak cause you are paddling through ice.
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First I highly recommend kayaking Bear glacier lake , the experience is unbelievable , but the location is not that easy to get to. You cannot hike there. We did look into taking a boat there, there is one company that does... More
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