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Mendenhall Lake Canoe Adventure (3 Hours 30 Minutes)

ShoreTrips

Juneau, AK United States

Valid for Travel Now Through: 08 Dec 2018

Mendenhall Lake Canoe Adventure (3 Hours 30 Minutes)

Juneau, AK United States

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Description

Your tour begins by paddling across Mendenhall Lake, navigating past icebergs, surrounded by one of the richest samplings of Alaskan wildlife you’ll find anywhere. Birds, including arctic terns, nest in the towering cliffs, and eagles, goats, salmon, and bears are all common sights!

Next, venture within yards of the massive, awe-inspiring face of the living Mendenhall Glacier. Grab a thrill ride by skirting the base of beautiful and powerful Nugget Falls. Then refuel with a snack of Alaskan-style fare for the return trip.

You’ll make your trip in a traditional Tlingit-style canoe, an exceptionally stable 28-foot watercraft, with all modern safety gear supplied. Because of the close approach to the glacier face, the Forest Service tightly controls the number of participants. You'll be thrilled that you were fortunate enough to participate in this one-of-a-kind adventure!

Departures:
08:30 AM, 11:00 AM, 03:00 PM,



Meeting instructions:
Specific pick up or taxi instructions will appear on your voucher after you purchase your trip.



Special instructions:
- Moderate to good physical condition is necessary for participation in this excursion.
- Children must weigh at least 40 pounds in order to fit into required life jackets.
- Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
- Unaccompanied children ages 13 through 18 must have a waiver signed by their parent or guardian.
- This tour operates under a Special Use Permit issued by the U.S. Forest Service.

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