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Alaskan Wilderness Off-Road Tour from Ketchikan

Highlights
  • Alaskan off-roading adventure from Ketchikan
  • Drive your 2-person Tomcar utility vehicle along 14 miles of mountainous rainforest paths
  • Enjoy stunning views of Tongass National Forest, the Inside Passage and Behm Canal
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Alaskan Wilderness Off-Road Tour from Ketchikan
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Overview
Take a wild ride in a Tomcar on this 3-hour off-roading adventure from Ketchikan. Following an experienced guide, steer a Tomcar utility vehicle seating two along unpaved mountain paths in dense Alaskan rain forest, and admire wildlife, waterfalls and the breathtaking scenery of Behm Canal, the Inside Passage and Tongass National Forest. Expect the ride to be bumpy — and dirty — but the thrills and heart-stopping views are totally worth it.
What to Expect
Make your way to the Ketchikan Visitors Bureau, where you'll board a coach that takes you deep into the Alaskan rain forest for your 3-hour heart-pumping, off-road adventure.

Upon arrival at base camp, receive a 20-minute safety briefing to meet your guide, don your gear and become familiar with how to drive your Tomcar, the off-road utility vehicle. Then take the steering wheel or hop into the passenger's seat of your Tomcar and follow your guide into the woods.

Enjoy the immersion in the Alaskan backcountry as you travel along 14 miles (23 km) of unlevel dirt paths, make stops at scenic lookout points to snap shots of waterfalls and soak up the views of Tongass National Forest, the Inside Passage, Behm Canal and Clover Passage.

Stop at the halfway point for a light snack and water break, and then switch drivers if you like. Throughout your outing, keep your eyes peeled for eagles, deer or perhaps even a bear.

After returning to base camp, mosey over to the gift shop to purchase souvenirs or action shots from your tour. Enjoy coach transport back to your departure point in Ketchikan.
Reviews (13)
1 - 5 of 11 reviews
Reviewed 16 September 2018
Great day outdoors - I recommend

The drive to the location was great. The driver answered lots of questions about the local town. We put on weather proof clothing provided and loaded up in the karts. Driving the karts was easy and a blast. I was the passenger, my husband drove,...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018
LAME & TOO SHORT especially for the price

I guess with dry ground it is a much different experience, just dusty short and lame. Although everybody was nice and it was organized there was not really much to it. A couple of nice sights but that's about it. Very disappointed and couldn't believe...More

1  Thank karmor444
Bethany L, Manager at Adventure Kart Expedition, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

I am terribly sorry to hear we did not meet your expectations here at Adventure Karts. We strive to give the best experience while visiting our beautiful state. Unfortunately, we have had record breaking sunny weather that leaves our trail incredibly dusty, but makes for...More

Reviewed 3 August 2018
Not My Favorite

We were traveling on an Alaskan cruise, and this was an excursion we chose. I was not super impressed. The drive was quite short. It was not a good value for the money we spent. The view from the top of the mountain was pretty,...More

1  Thank Vickey2748
Reviewed 9 July 2018
Great Guides, Beautiful Terrain

The karts are well maintained, operated flawlessly. The staff is friendly, courteous and well informed of the area they are taking you through. Highly recommend this trip for anyone in the area

Thank randybW920ZM
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile
Great time and lots of fun!!!

Austin and Mark did a great job. Our whole family had fun. They were well versed in the area and gave a great talk during the ride. We got to go really fast and YOU WILL GET DIRTY!!!!

1  Thank Paul H
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Jerry T
2 June 2018|
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Response from Sakart V | Reviewed this property |
2 people in each cart. I don't know if they pair up 2 singletons, but we had a least one single travel in our group so he got a cart all to himself!
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Carla K
23 April 2018|
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Response from Douglas G | Reviewed this property |
You can wear regular clothes, as they provide you with waterproof trousers and a jacket, as well as helmet.
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