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Knik Glacier Tours

26326 E Buckshot Dr, Palmer, AK 99645-8208
+1 907-745-1577
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Life Altering Awesomeness!

Tom should have a slogan of, "making dreams come true," added to his website! Unbeknownst to my... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Nicole P

Our glacier tour was the BEST THING we did on our Alaska trip. Tom and Robert were excellent... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
Jette W
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Tom should have a slogan of, "making dreams come true," added to his website! Unbeknownst to my husband and I, everything in Alaska pretty much closes on September 15. As we stayed in Palmer on September 12, I wanted to do something awesome on my...More

Thank Nicole P
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Our glacier tour was the BEST THING we did on our Alaska trip. Tom and Robert were excellent guides. The trip to the glacier, in ATV vehicle through rough and wet terrain was a blast! The boat ride to glacier through ice chunked water was...More

Thank Jette W
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We took an hour helicopter tour with a glacier landing on Knik Glacier. The whole area is very beautiful and serene. We did enjoy (even though very short) our heli ride and the time spent on the glacier but think it was a bit pricey...More

Thank mitochondria2007
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

A lot of fun. Tom and Randy are great guides and full of information and stories. You start off riding across open terrain (not super rough) in a the open bed of a military truck, then switch to a jetboat or airboat which takes you...More

Thank JimSF
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Great trip, saw a moose crossing the river, had a blast on the boattour and the glacier is awesome! Would go on this trip again if I was in the area.

1  Thank 151barbarak
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

If this is the same tour, we took a helicopter ride up, toured around, saw some moose and other wildlife. We also looked along the glacier... beautiful. We rode the dog sled and had a blast loving on the dogs. After the tour, we enjoyed...More

Thank Doc110
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Tom was so friendly and very informative with the tour. Very personable. Even went above and beyond providing coffee and snacks after we explore the Glacier. Highly recommended.

Thank htanuwid
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

This adventure was a highlight of our trip. The army truck ride through the mud and water followed by the boat trip to see the Glacier was spectacular. Our guide , Randy, was great and the Glacier was very picturesque. All of the trip was...More

Thank Tom O
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We LOVED this tour. It was one of the best days we spent in Alaska. The weather was perfect. We drove on the ATV out to the water, and then took a boat to an island across from the glacier. I wasn't sure what we'd...More

1  Thank bfyntk
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My husband and I went on this tour on the first day of our honeymoon, and it was an incredible introduction to the immensity and beauty of Alaska. It just so happened that we were the only two on our tour, and we enjoyed the...More

Thank Joelle R
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10 February 2017|
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Response from andy192016 | Reviewed this property |
Not really. I used yelp when I was up there to figure things out. But the base headquarters place is at least 10 miles from any restaurant as I recall. After the glacier tour we went to the reindeer place down the road and... More
23 February 2016|
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Response from cameron1938 | Reviewed this property |
I am sure that if you call them 907-745-1577 they can schedule you. Their boat is large and can handle several people. The suggestion to contact them on their web site is also good.