No experience is necessary however you must be in good physical condition and able to paddle for for up to 5-6 miles round trip (approx. 2 hours) and hike for up to 2 miles round trip. The terrain is uneven and rocky, so sturdy hiking shoes are a must. This tour is not suitable for women who are pregnant.
Required at Booking:
Body weights; shoe, jacket and pants sizes along with cruise ship or hotel information in Juneau. Medical issues, allergies and dietary restrictions.
There is a 2-person minimum is required to operate this tour. Circumstances such as poor weather, inadequate footwear, or a slow pace may limit the time spent by the edge of the glacier. Unfortunately seeing specific glacier features cannot be guaranteed due to the constantly changing nature of Mendenhall Glacier. Children must be 12 years old to participate in this tour. Maximum body weight is 250 lbs.
We had a great trip and wanted to thank you again. Everything worked out really well. Things were great and a few highlights were the dog sledding, glacier bay, and a Denali flightseeing with glacier landing.
David | California