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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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  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“chilkoot trail” (29 reviews)
“taiya river” (9 reviews)
Closes in 8 min
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM
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299 Broadway, Skagway, AK 99840
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"chilkoot trail"
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"taiya river"
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"rafting portion"
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"flora and fauna"
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"great hike"
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"beautiful river"
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"bald eagles"
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"great guide"
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"salmon"
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"plant life"
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"great picture opportunities"
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"hiking shoes"
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"norwegian sun"
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"our tour guide"
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"alaskan wilderness"
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"in town"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Spent a wonderful day hiking just a little bit of the Chilkoot Trail, then a gentle float down river, with bald eagles and sea lions for company. The enthusiasm for, and knowledge of the forest and river from our guides for the day Becca and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The first Cruise ship of the 2018 season, we booked this float trip when we stopped in Skagway and Dyea. Our two young lady guides were amazing and informative! They were awesome! From the start to the finish of the float trip it was memorable...More

Thank chrisdempsey2018
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

We had a great day with a great guide. Becky Jane Sharp was a delight. The hike was interesting and beautiful, the river rafting was relaxing. Our guide made it over the top special. This is a way to spend a morning in Skagway. It...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2018

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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Loved the hike and float shore excursion. We had Brooke as a guide. She was great, and you could tell she truly loved being a tour guide. Would highly recommend as a mildly to moderate strenuous activity.

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We had a perfect day - sunshine, great temperature, lots of bald eagles and their young - for this lovely trip. Our guide, Joe, was a great storyteller, laid-back but extremely professional in his management of the 10 of us and the river, who seems...More

Thank Shelmurr
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

This float tour was our favorite on our trip to Alaska. Our guide Joe was terrific and very informative, pointing out the wildlife along the river. We spotted many bald eagles, herons, seals, and numerous salmon in the river. The river itself was moving quickly,...More

Thank James L
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colleenlh
23 July 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
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Simba435
4 April 2015|
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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
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ncabrams
24 January 2015|
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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
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