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Chugach Adventures

1553 Alyeska Highway, Girdwood, Anchorage, AK 99587
+1 907-783-1860
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A trip always full of surprise and delight

We love this trip and the people who run it. They are very professional and we feel safe in the... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Anchorage, Alaska
Guide was great.

There are better glaciers and put this with the train to the conservancy and a sack lunch it's a... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
connnie b
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Welcome to Chugach Adventures. We offer trips for all adventure levels, all ages & all abilities. Touch an iceberg!
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1553 Alyeska Highway, Girdwood, Anchorage, AK 99587
+1 907-783-1860

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

We love this trip and the people who run it. They are very professional and we feel safe in the wilderness with them. Starting at Spencer Glacier you have the opportunity to go by raft out to the icebergs and then float down the Placer...More

Thank N B
Reviewed 3 September 2017

There are better glaciers and put this with the train to the conservancy and a sack lunch it's a nice day. Wasn't fond of the train putting us on bus for a portion of the ride back - but really good guides with lots of...More

Thank connnie b
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We booked the Spencer Iceberg and Placer River Float for August 1st. We met our guides at the Portage Train station and got our boots. Plenty of parking for big RV's was nice for us. Assigned seats on the Alaska Railroad was nice as well....More

Thank Dwiguy
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Such an amazing trip. It was the highlight of our Alaska trip. We were a party of 12 with kids ranging from 5 to 13yrs old. Our party had for guides to ourselves. Erin and Liz were wonderful guides. Illiya was a great cook. Such...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Spencer Glacier is a must! I did the Spencer Glacier float and was traveling alone. Fortunately we had an awesome guide who was very friendly, and engaging! From the moment I met up with the guides to the moment we said goodbye every single one...More

Thank Savanah02
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

The folks at Chugach Adventures helped us plan a custom itinerary that included an Alaska Train ride from Girdwood to Grandview, returning to Spencer Lake for a rafting adventure to the glacier and a lakeside dinner. Our guide, Gwen, a rising Junior at University of...More

Thank MLG1958
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Very good trip. The first part is where they take you up close to icebergs that have broken off the glacier. Fascinating. And the water is in credibly cold. They then take you down the river which is incredibly peaceful and serene and picturesque. The...More

Thank david l
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Fantastic trip, easy on the nerves. Wonderful staff and guide. Lots of fun. They found my lost camera case, called me up and mailed it back to me at their expense. Highly recommended.

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 22 July 2017

My husband and I went on a morning kayaking trip at Spencer Glacier. It was our first time and we honestly didn't know what to expect. I had even considered skipping the trip, but we decided to go. First, we got a train from Anchorage...More

Thank amalibrahim
Reviewed 15 July 2017

My group of 3 joined guide Corey and 2 other people on the Spencer Glacier and Lake kayak around the icebergs. The train ride from Girdwood to Grandview was spectacular, and the kayaking at Spencer was so unique. It wasn't too challenging given you're on...More

Thank lolakealohi
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