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We offer guided backpacking trips and photo tours in Alaska. Trip itineraries are often flexible, tailored to your specific interest & adventure level. We provide an array of different tours, including sea kayaking, rafting and packrafting, and...more
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3305 Cassius Ct, Anchorage, AK 99508
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great seven day trip (Grizzlies in the Fall) to photograph Grizzlies in Katmai National Park. My wife and I joined three other photographers, with guide Carl and super chef Jule in a location that offered great lake and river settings for bear photography. We had...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RocketRog
Reviewed October 13, 2018

This review is for a 7 day photography trip shooting brown bears in the Katmai National Park, Alaska. Carls' web site and pre-trip information booklet are detailed and cover pretty much all possible questions. Wonderful experience with great likeminded people, great food prepared by Jule,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 14, 2018

I backpacked and pack-rafted the Arrigetch Peaks with Expeditions Alaska in August/Sept. of 2018. It was a 13-day (12 backcountry days) trip. Rhane was our guide. He was kind, knowledgeable, easy-going, smart and very experienced. I initially choose this company because they allowed me to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nmhiker2018
Reviewed August 31, 2018

I hiked Expeditions Alaska "Seven Passes Trek" this August. Our guide was Jules. I had a awesome time, one of the best trips I've been on. Jules is a top notch guide, and also a pleasant person to pass the day with (as were all...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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ExpAK, Owner at Expeditions Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Hey thanks so much Charles. Was great to get to meet you guys all in McCarthy. jules is awesome and I'm glad you had such a good trip. Let's do another one! Cheers Carl

Reviewed August 28, 2018

Our experience was consistent with the other reviews. Good booking process, responsive to questions (responses can be a little slow, but that's to be expected as they're not exactly sitting at a computer all the time), and great trip experience, from pick-up to drop-off. We...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank exposurebydjk
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Our experience with Expeditions Alaska on the Seven Passes trip was so awesome that its hard to figure out where to start. All the nuts and bolts (driving, pick ups, flights, lodging, routes, gear questions, etc. etc.) were handled with speed, professionalism, and accuracy. Our...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kate G
Reviewed August 1, 2018

My brother and I did the Arrigetch trip in July of 2018 and had an amazing experience throughout the process. Carl was extremely helpful with planning, had a ton of information for us. Jule was an amazing guide and fantastic throughout the trip. We would...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic day hike in Anchorage with Carl! We is very knowledgeable of the area and had us laughing the whole time. We hiked a mountain that we never would have dreamed of doing on our own. A must do in Anchorage!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed December 21, 2017

Carl is an excellent guide. The food was amazing. Great trip in spite of the terrible weather we had but that's something you can't control. There's nothing like seeing a 1000 pound grizzly in real time. Carl teaches you to be respectful of the impact...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed December 16, 2017

The scenery and terrain was amazing and diverse, all in a day's hike! Sophie was a wonderful guide, very knowledgeable about the plants and terrain, and in great shape and flexible to our abilities and schedule. I only wish I had more time to do...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Vince A
Expeditions-Alaska, Manager at Expeditions Alaska, responded to this reviewResponded December 18, 2017

Hey Vince Thank you for your feedback and kind words. Sophie is awesome, and I'm lucky to have someone with her expertise to work with. I'll definitely let her know how much you appreciated her guidance. We'd love to have you come along for a...More

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