The grandeur of Alaska’s epic glaciers will thrill and delight you on Juneau’s only five glacier flightseeing tour. This is a must do Alaskan experience, seeing glaciers from the air on an authentic Alaskan bush plane. Your seaplane exploration begins as your aircraft gently takes off from the historic downtown waterfront carrying you over Juneau’s mining past.
En route, you'll soar over the lush wilderness of the Tongass National Forest until your first glimpse of five distinctly different majestic glaciers making up the 1,500 square mile Juneau Icefield. Glide over the deep crevasses and azure blue melt water pools of the Norris, Hole-In-The-Wall, East and West Twin Glaciers, plus the famous five mile wide Taku Glacier. Of the 36 named glaciers comprising the Juneau Icefield the Taku Glacier is the only one that is actually advancing, not retreating - one of only a few in the world. largest with a base of 5 miles wide!
All participants enjoy a window seat for enhanced viewing and a headset for continuous narration.
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Note: Flight time is approximately 40 minutes.
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Tours with this activity level involve walking over relatively level terrain, possibly some cobblestone, gravel, or a few steps. Comfortable shoes are recommended.
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