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Goldbelt Mount Roberts Tramway

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Address: 490 South Franklin Street, Juneau, AK 99801
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+1 907 463 3412

A six-minute ride up a 1,670-foot mountain slope.

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great views

The tram has wonderful views even though it is really expensive. Being able to so close to an eagle is wonderful. The gift shop has a lot of unique items and is wonderful. The... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Sitka, Alaska
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Sitka, Alaska
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The tram has wonderful views even though it is really expensive. Being able to so close to an eagle is wonderful. The gift shop has a lot of unique items and is wonderful. The restaurant has excellent food but again it is expensive. Great experience overall.

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Trujillo, Peru
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Well we enjoyed a good espresso at the top of there we walked along the paths full of vegetation towards the snow on top of the mountain and the view of juneau inside the pasage and the whole area is unique

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service! Both on the way up and the way down we saw over half a dozen eagles resting in the trees. The history at the top was also very informative.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took the tram up and thoroughly enjoyed the shop at the top. Some in our group had lunch and said it was excellent. We enjoyed a local musical performance up there as well. Very worth the trip and I would highly recommend it.

Thank YellowBird20
Juneau, Alaska
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although some may pause due to the cost (around $30 each), this quick ride up the side of Mount Roberts is worth it. At the top of the tram are the standard tourist-related gifts. Often, there is live music. Often, a local Alaskan Native carver is there, working on a totem pole. And, always, there is Lady Baltimore, the resident... More 

Thank Michael F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great views that we just could not get anywhere else. We really enjoyed it, though not much wildlife.

Thank coqui247
Vilnius County, Lithuania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

I have taken Tram more than couple of time. It is nice and pretty short ride. There is always a person to tell about Mt Roberts and Juneau history. The view is amazing! For those who are afraid of heights could be difficult, but believe me, it is worth it! Sometimes could be little queue to get into tram, but... More 

Thank Erika J
Seogwipo, South Korea
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

We hiked up the Mt Roberts trail, enjoyed the views and lunch at the top (expensive!, but tasty), then took the tramway down. The tram is a bit spendy, but it was nice to get down quickly and see everything from above. It's really mostly transportation, not terribly scenic, since it moves so quick. It only took a couple minutes... More 

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Weymouth, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

A great experience with great views. Don't miss it. My daughter and I plan to return to Juneau's hospitality and exciting excursions!

Thank mommy141
Sofia, Bulgaria
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

The tramway trip itself was short and not really exciting. But the view from the top is absolutely stunning. A must see experience. You can also hike to get there and than hike even more if you wish. At the top there is a restaurant a real bald eagle in a cage for visitors to see. The eagle has been... More 

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