Girdwood Day Trips, Tours & Outdoor Adventures

Located just 39 miles south of Anchorage, the Alaska city of Girdwood can be reached easily by car or daily train and bus service via the Seward Highway with scenic views of Turnagain Arm and Chugach State Park’s 3,000-foot mountains. The picturesque Alaska resort village of Girdwood is perfect for short day trips out of Anchorage as well as for relaxing getaways. The beautiful Chugach Mountain Range also provides an excellent backdrop for year round outdoor adventures such as glacier cruises, dogsledding, hiking, rock and ice climbing, and ATV tours.

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Guided ATV adventures near Anchorage
Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $195 / per person

Access Alaska’s backcountry on an ATV day tour out of Anchorage and Girdwood! To begin your day trip, drive a few minutes to Bird Creek, located on the Seward Highway between... View Tour Details

Great helicopter flightseeing tour options near Anchorage.
Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $519 / per person

Enjoy a fun and exciting day tour out of Girdwood just south of Anchorage. The greatest Alaskan experience of all – dog sledding on a glacier! Enjoy a scenic helicopter flight... View Tour Details

Try your skills on a guided rock climbing adventure from Anchorage.
Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $129 / per person

This rock climbing half-day tour is an exhilarating and memorable experience for all! Experienced Alaska rock climbing guides teach everyone from novices to advanced climbers at... View Tour Details

Mt. Alyeska tram from Alyeska Resort in Girdwood.
Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $139 / per person

Just south of Anchorage, the Alyeska Glacier is nestled in a glacier bowl in the Chugach Mountains. Overlooking breathtaking views of the Turnagain Arm and towering alpine peaks, you... View Tour Details

Guided rainforest hikes in the Tongass National Forest.
Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $69 / per person

Hiking the Winner Creek Trail in the lush rainforest of Girdwood is an exhilarating experience that is a memorable adventure for everyone. This moderate and exciting hike is... View Tour Details