Outdoor Adventures

Fishing, Whale Watching, Bear Viewing, Kayaking & Multisport Tours

Not satisfied with just witnessing the spectacular beauty of Alaska and want to experience it on an active outdoor adventure? The Alaska adventure vacations below take you beyond the ordinary, giving you the chance to feel the wind in your face, the crunch of ancient glacier ice underfoot, or the tug of a feisty salmon on your line.

Alaska outdoor adventure trips include activities you’d expect to find in the 49th state (salmon and sport fishing, dog sledding and kayaking), and others you may not have even dreamed of such as a guided trek across the surface of a glacier or a bird watching expedition in the Pribilof Islands. Many adventure tours in Alaska also include quiet time, too. Glacier and wildlife-viewing day cruises, a bus trip to the heart of Denali National Park’s 6-million-acre wilderness, scenic rail travel, and flightseeing over hundreds of miles of Alaska’s undeveloped wilderness will give you plenty of time to relax between outdoor adventures.

Alaska tours range from 4 to 13 days and can be added to an existing itinerary or stand alone as an unforgettable way to experience the Last Frontier. Many adventure tours combine a rental car with rail or air legs and even transportation on Alaska’s state ferry system. We’ve combined popular destinations like Denali National Park and the Kenai Peninsula with less-visited spots like the largest national park in the country, Wrangell-St. Elias, and the historic gold-rush town of Nome.

These outdoor adventure trips are the perfect combination of stimulation and rejuvenation – read on to learn more and reserve your Alaska vacation!

Browsing 148 tours related to Outdoor Adventures

Chinitna Bear from Kimberley FAM
Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $819 / per person

Depart from Anchorage by wheeled plane for a 90-minute scenic flight southwest over Cook Inlet toward the Chigmit Mountains. Enjoy spectacular views of the Alaska and Aleutian... View Tour Details

Off to Nome!
Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $150 / per person

Experience the official start of the world famous Iditarod Sled Dog Race. Every year hundreds of people come out to line the streets of Willow Lake just north of Anchorage for the... View Tour Details

Arcitc Circle Flight Adventure from Fairbanks.
Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $469 / per person

Depart from Fairbanks for a day trip on a small plane and land across the Arctic Circle in a ceremonious fashion, where you will receive an official Arctic Circle certificate. Enjoy a... View Tour Details

Guided ice fishing trip from Fairbanks.
Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $238 / per person

Today you will be picked up from your Fairbanks hotel for a full day of guided Alaska ice fishing. While catching fish in a warm hut on a beautiful lake you can still safely enjoy the... View Tour Details

Fairbanks World Ice Art Championship.
Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $85 / per person

See the world’s best ice art up close on this Winter season day tour to see the 2017 World’s Ice Art Championships out of Fairbanks. Every year in late February and early... View Tour Details

Preparing for dog sledding in Fairbanks.
Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $169 / per person

This 3-hour Fairbanks tour is full of dog sledding adventure and fun. Experienced guides showcase their Alaska sled dogs and share insights into the unique mushing (dog sledding)... View Tour Details

Take a thrilling ride by  dog team, a great winter adventure.
Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $299 / per person

This Anchorage day tour puts you in the Alaska dog sledding driving seat. You will be picked up from your Anchorage hotel for a scenic drive north to dog mushing country. After an... View Tour Details

Winter fun in Alaska on a guided dog sledding adventure.
Duration: 8 Days
Starting at: $1929 / per person

Be adventurous and visit Alaska in the Winter season! This 8 day winter journey by bus from Anchorage in Alaska includes time for winter sports, relaxation at Alyeska Ski Resort, and... View Tour Details

Duration: 8 Days
Starting at: $1619 / per person

Combine a classic Alaska train trip aboard the Alaska Railroad with an independent tour by car, driving the iconic and scenic roadway, the Alaska Highway. The easy pace of this tour... View Tour Details

Off to Nome!
Duration: 11 Days
Starting at: $2779 / per person

Visit Alaska to discover the beauty and magic of winter on this extended 11 day “Ultimate Alaska Winter Wonderland” vacation! This unique journey from Fairbanks includes... View Tour Details