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    Pass By: Knik River, Anchorage, AK, USA

    Knik River Lodge
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Knik River, Anchorage, AK, USA

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Round trip transportation is available from Anchorage to Knik River Lodge, Palmer (departure location) for the 10:15am, 12:30pm and the 4:30pm departure times for an additional $49 per person paid at the time of scheduling. Please contact Alaska Helicopter Tours to schedule.

    **Total time from Hotel Pick up to Hotel Drop off is approximately 5 hours**
    Duration
    1h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Guided Sled dog Tour on Snow
    • Landing and facility fees
    Exclusions
    • TRANSPORTATION IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE LISTED PRICE. Round trip transportation is available for the 10:15am, 12:30pm and the 4:30pm departure times for an additional $49 per person paid at the time of scheduling. Please contact Anchorage Helicopter Tours to schedule.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Due to comfort and weight / balance of the aircraft, passengers weighing over 250 pounds including clothing and luggage will be required to pay a surcharge of $150. This is payable directly to the tour operator on the day of the tour.
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    This entire tour was beyond my expectations, and they were high! First of all, seeing and learning about the dogs was informational, and seeing the respect between the handlers and the dogs made me feel confident the dogs were doing what they love, too. The sled ride was so
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    Response from JenniferH7394, Manager at Helicopter and Glacier Dogsled Tour
    Responded 21 Oct 2019
    Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! We are so happy we could be a part of your Alaskan Adventure!
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    Booked this tour for myself and my 5 children (ages 6-14). While quite expensive, this excursion was intended to be the highlight of our trip to Alaska... a memory that would last forever. It didn't disappoint. The helicopter crew was great, and the dog sled operators were
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    Response from JenniferH7394, Manager at Helicopter and Glacier Dogsled Tour
    Responded 24 Sep 2019
    Thank you for taking time to share your experience. This tour is a family favorite. (especially with those cute puppies)
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    This combined a helicopter ride, an incredible view of the mountains and glaciers, a dogsled ride and experience, and PUPPIES ! OK, seriously. We were well prepared for the experience from our knowledgeable guides upon our arrival. We saw a short safety video film, we put on
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    We booked this adventure over the internet from Australia and at all times we were kept informed and updated. The company is very particular about safety and flying. We had an awesome experience from the ride in the helicopter from the lodge to meeting the dog team and going
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    We had done a similar helicopter and dogsled tour out of Juneau a few years before and we enjoyed it so much that we wanted to do another one, this time out of Anchorage. All I can say is that this one was even better than the last one! Our pilot was quick to point out
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    By: Alaska Helicopter Tours
    137 reviews
    Avocado1997
    80
    Best Birthday Present
    I was given this tour as a birthday present, and it is most likely the best gift I ever got. The ride is simple
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    carorock
    Seattle, WA
    82
    Magical Experience!
    We booked last minute as we were in Anchorage for a friend’s bday party. What an incredibly wonderful experience!
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    Maestro2471
    Vacaville, California
    18864
    Bucket list check! H
    Flying over glaciers has been in my bucket list and am glad I was able to check it off during our Alaska trip. The
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    merrideec2016
    Nampa, Idaho
    85
    Bucket List Experience!
    This entire tour was beyond my expectations, and they were high! First of all, seeing and learning about the dogs
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    Jgsnumber1
    10
    Once in a lifetime trip!!
    I took the 60 minute helicopter tour that landed on the Knik Glacier. It was a magnificent flight and the sights
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    822maggiem
    Gallatin, Tennessee
    104
    Bucket List
    I can honestly say this is by far one of the coolest things we’ve ever done!!! Pam was out pilot & she was
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    sarahdann12
    10
    BEST thing ever!
    Worth every single cent, once in a life time opportunity, utterly stunning and best thing ever! Pay the extra for
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    Nancy48345
    Oswego, New York
    3724
    They'll remember this trip for the rest of their lives!
    Both my 16 yo grandsons said this trip was the highlight of our 10 days in Alaska!!! The flight was perfect with
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    kzg1183
    Richmond, Virginia
    282
    Helicopter and dogsledding on the glacier!
    What an AWE INSPIRING excursion! Seeing the mountains, waterfalls and glaciers from the air was amazing by itself,
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    GreenGator
    10
    Best part of our Alaska trip
    We took the helicopter ride out to Knik Glacier and stayed for about 30 minutes. The ride to and from the Glacier
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    237ingez
    Soest, The Netherlands
    252
    WOW! Best time in alaska
    Gave this trip to my boyfriend for his birthday! We enjoyed every minut of it. We stayed at the knik river lodge
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    Jared C
    10
    Phenomenal experience
    Expensive but worth it--one of the top highlights of my time in Alaska. Recommend the longer tour for sure.
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    Mike M
    20
    Great family fun!
    Booked this tour for myself and my 5 children (ages 6-14). While quite expensive, this excursion was intended to
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    raron2go
    New York City, New York
    156
    Great trip
    We made arrangements the day before for a glacial landing. The price included ground transportation and the
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    SMFVanessa
    10
    Fabulous all around
    Fantastic! Well worth the time and money!! From heli pilot to dog sled crew, enjoyment for all. Everyone made
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