Mendenhall Lake Kayaking Adventure

Juneau kayaking tour on Mendenhall Lake

  • Starting at: $207 / per person
  • Duration: 3.5 hours
  • Departure Time: Varies to accommodate cruise ship schedules
  • Dates: May 15 - September 8, 2018
  • Availability: May, June, July, August, September
  • Physical Activity: Suitable for novices, but moderate to good physical condition is necessary as you will paddle for approximately 2 hours.
  • Child Rate: $155 / per child
  • Child Age: 6 to 12 years old

Tour Overview

This fun Alaska kayaking tour takes you as close as the U.S. Forest Service allows to the face of Mendenhall Glacier. Begin with a scenic drive to Mendenhall Lake, where you will suit up with gear and board a stable 2-person kayak. Paddle across Mendenhall Lake watching for birds, eagles, goats, salmon and bears. Next, venture within yards of the massive, awe-inspiring face of the living Mendenhall Glacier while navigating past icebergs. Travel around the base of the beautiful and powerful Nugget Falls. The tour departs from the Mt. Roberts Tram near the Juneau cruise ship dock.

What's Included

  • Transportation to Mendenhall Lake
  • All kayaking equipment
  • Light snack
  • All taxes and fees

What's Not Included

Transfer to/from meeting point in Juneau on own.

Required at Booking

Cruise ship or Juneau hotel information.

Special Terms

A 4-person minimum is required to operate this tour. Children must be at least 6 years old and weigh at least 40lbs to participate. The maximum weight is approximately 275lbs (dependent on waist size to fit into kayak cockpit).


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