JNU-229 – Helicopter Airboat Glacier Tour

A Family Friendly Tour
airboat4-dvaSee the exquisite beauty of Southeast Alaska from the Taku River
From the comfort of your helicopter, enjoy breathtaking views of our Nation’s largest National Forest. On the water, take in the panoramic views of the largest glacier of the Juneau Ice Field, cascading mountains and the pristine Taku River.

First you’ll take off on your amazing helicopter flight with spectacular views of ice capped mountains, hanging glaciers and deep crevasses en route to the tour base situated on the Taku River.

After you’ve arrived at the tour base you’ll take in the sights while dressing in your full body mustang suit before boarding the airboat for your experience of a lifetime. Get ready to enjoy an energetic Taku River airboat excursion that provides you the opportunity for an up close and personal look at some of the most gorgeous and inaccessible country in the world.

Receive insightful historical information that will enhance your adventure and your understanding of the region. The river boat captain has 20 years of local knowledge specifically pertaining to the Taku River. The actual tour is approximately 1.5 hours from lift off at the heliport to return to the helicopter base. Allow 2.5-3 hours from pick up at your cruise ship or hotel to your return.

*Passenger names and weights are required by the FAA for weight and balance calculations and flight manifesting. To ensure your safety and comfort, passengers weighing 280 pounds or more will be reserved extra space on-board the helicopter and will be required to pay for an additional $100 per seat..