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Skagway Float Tours

Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM
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Enjoy nature and rafting in Skagway with a Scenic River Float or Active Hike & Float on the Chilkoot Trail in Dyea, Alaska near Skagway. Get away from the crowds and out into nature!
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299 Broadway, Skagway, AK 99840
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Reviewed 5 days ago

After several previous cruises to Skagway, my husband and I wanted to do something different this year, and we couldn't have made a better choice! Our tour guide met us with a sign near the ship, where we joined a few others for a van...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank NeenasGoneAgain
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hike was enough to feel great and enjoy being outside, but not too difficult at all. I am not in great shape and felt winded at times, but nothing hard and the guide will slow down or speed up based upon preference. For perspective,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank denisef418
Reviewed November 26, 2018

The 2 of us going another traveling 2 from another boat. It was nice to get to hear about them as we went along the trail. I wasn't too hard, but we did go uphill over roots and got a little workout. The river was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Andra S
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Myself, my husband, and father-in-law went on the Skagway Float Tour and Hike in September 2018. We had such an amazing time. Our guide, Alisa was wonderful. She made us laugh and taught us so much about the forest. She was considerate, accommodating and I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank taristotle
Reviewed October 15, 2018

What a way to experience Alaska up close and personal! We were excited to hike with an experienced guide into and through the local Skagway woods and then to float down the Tiaya River. Sam, our guide, picked us up and drove us to where...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Joan W
Reviewed October 4, 2018

There were 4 of us, while 2 of us (me and my wife) both in our mid 50s, opting for the regular hike, while the other two (early 70s and late 60s) opting for the easy and flat hike. We weren't quite sure what we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We had the MOST WONDERFUL tour! Our guide was Becca, and she was the very best ever. Becca was very knowledgeable and so pleasant. We saw glaciers, Bears, eagle’s nests, and seals. Everything was just perfect. They took extra care to make sure that everyone...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank teniseetraveler
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Our guide Sam was great! The biking was smooth and easy, the hiking was somewhat strenuous, the rafting was fun. Sam was very knowledgeable, enthusiastic and fun. A great tour for the value.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

This shore excursion was absolutely amazing and Alyssa was the best guide ever!!! We were greeted by an extremely pleasant and capable woman named Alyssa and then taken to the Chilkoot trail. We were provided hiking sticks and were expertly guided for an approximately 1.5...More

Thank cjkines1
Reviewed September 11, 2018

Our guide, Sam, made our experience most enjoyable and entertaining. He had so many stories to tell and his unique sense of humor fit in very well with ours. We were a group of 8 ranging in age from 21 to 64. The brochure described...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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July 22, 2015|
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Response from Cris S | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your question. The hike is somewhat strenuous for those not in good fitness or anyone with health issues or joint problems (bad knees, back, ankles, etc) and should not be advised for them. Also, if you... More
April 4, 2015|
Response from Cris S | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your email. We do allow small children on the Scenic River Float and have lifejackets to fit them. Thank you for considering our tour! Cris Siegel, Owner
January 24, 2015|
Response from Cris S | Property representative |
Hi, we offer the Hike and Float tour which is a moderate tour (will not seem too strenuous if you are all fit). It is nice as you hike in on the trail and don't back track and see the same scenery. Then end the tour with the... More