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Get ready for an intimate boating adventure through Lynn Canal, North America’s longest and deepest fjord! We will get extra-close to the shore while exploring hidden coves, waterfalls, beaches and abundant wildlife on this fun-filled, two-hour...more
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295 Congress Way, Skagway, AK 99840
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

Very fun even though the dry suit makes you feel like a Sumo Wrestler. At least it keeps you warm and dry. Great driver and great naturalist explaining what we were seeing. Life can't get better than this.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank ConcieL
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Most of our party went on the famous White Horse train ride. They had a lovely time but we were looking for a little more excitement. This excursion is fun, very safe, and allows you to see the beauty of the Lynn Fiord. We saw...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Joette G
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

We absolutely loved this outing! Jen and Alyssa was wonderful on and off of the raft. All crew members extremely helpful with getting your wet suit on and off. Wet suit was warm and comfortable. Very informative about what we was seeing. We saw Eagles...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank TrailBlazer41109
Reviewed August 19, 2018

We had to change our excursion at last minute from the ship. Boy did we luck out, this was a great adventure. Captain Jen and Bevin hosted an exciting and captivating trip. We got right up to the base of several waterfalls, saw numerous eagles,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ddieown
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Our group of 8 had a great experience on this trip. The rafting is exciting as you speed across and down the fjord. Great eagle sightings and close up looks at gushing waterfalls were the best parts. Captain Jen and Alissa (sp.?) were knowledgeable, professional...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank tom g
Reviewed August 10, 2018

This was simply one of the best excursions I have ever been on. Bevin and Captain Christian were amazing. Traveling via cruise ship with 10 friends, we had no idea what to expect. The cold weather suits provided were perfect and part of the adventure....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Craig M
Reviewed August 8, 2018

This adventure was my favorite. First off you don't need to worry about extra warm or dry clothing, you get a super cool looking space suit that keep you cosy and your camera dry, but don't bring anything else. You will be kinda seat/standing like...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Alexa D
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

We are so happy we went on this excursion while on an Alaskan cruise. It was super close to the ship, we were picked up by a friendly driver, and delivered to the raft. Christian and Bevin were wonderful. They went fast which we loved,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank organiclady2012
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Captain Ashley & Alyssa were great! This was my favorite excursion of our cruise!! It was awesome to be so close to the wildlife & the boat ride was thrilling! They were both very knowledgeable about the area & shared some interesting information. My husband...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jeneyoung
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

This tour was the best of two worlds. We had an incredible time on the ocean raft and we also had time to get beautiful photos of wildlife and waterfalls. The naturalist on the tour was informative and we learned so much about the area.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Van B
May 17, 2018|
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Response from Oceanraftalaska | Property representative |
You can either book directly through the website oceanraftalaska com or through your cruise line. Prices will vary depending on what cruise line you book through. Please contact us if you have any further questions!
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Lori B
June 29, 2017|
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Response from Ian W | Reviewed this property |
hi! this excursion is quite active...the seats are standing - you kind of straddle them the whole time. you have to have some arm strength as there are lots of bumps and turns that you have to hold on for. my mom has had... More
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February 2, 2017|
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Response from Oceanraftalaska | Property representative |
We have departures starting at 7:30 am and can have departures as late as 5:30 pm.
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