This fun kayaking tour takes you as close as the US 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.
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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). A 4-person minimum is required to operate this tour.