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Gastineau Guiding has been offering small-group fully-guided whale watching and hiking experiences to Juneau travelers for over 20 years. Step into Alaska with a passionate and professional Certified Interpretive Guide. Our guiding mission is to...more
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Juneau, AK 99801
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Reviewed yesterday

Well, we saw bald eagles and orcas and dall’s porpoises (at a distance: Nature doesn’t come at your call!), plus a black bear on the path in front of us then strolling off through the forest - so lots of Nature ticked off. But what...More

Thank madsimes
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Whales, Glaciers and Rainforest Trails excursion through Gastineau Guiding was a wonderful experience! Our guide, Caitlin, was very personable and knowledgeable, as were also Captain Bruck, and our rainforest guide, Keith. The tour is booked for a fairly small group so this allows it...More

Thank tempfam3
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great scenery. Great wildlife. Traveled with Nicholas Marinelli as guide. We had a wonderful trip. Boat was very comfortable, crew very attentive. Saw glaciers, whales, other wildlife. We were very comfortable and all the crew was very informative, quick to help and some really good...More

Thank Martha R
Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent day had with Jamie Ramsdell & Capt Logan back on 24th August 2018. Loads of information given on both the boat trip & the walking tour. Although the day was wet it seemed to go surprisingly quickly, with Photo tips, clear instructions. The group...More

Thank Ken J
Reviewed 5 days ago

Colton, Sama and Captain Annette were so great! Colton and Captain Annette took us out to see whales on the boat and we saw so many. They were spot on in finding good locations to see whales, and they did a great job teaching us...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Thanks to Becca, Annie & Captain Bruck, for a wonderful afternoon of watching for & seeing whales & Mendenhall Glacier, amazing. A great excursion, my sister, niece & myself learnt so much from Becca & Annie your passion for the environment was inspiring. Keep it...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

David Thompson was our guide. He has a great personality and shared stories and information about Juneau the made the excursion fun and interesting, this was on top of the beauty of Alaska. He and Captain Bruck were fun on the ocean and we’re able...More

Thank Toni v
Reviewed 1 week ago

This excursion was purchased in advance from Holland America Line. Our guide was Grace, she was fantastic; pleasant, friendly, enthusiastic and she knew her stuff. The boat was a smaller vessel with powerful engines that the excellent Captain Jen used to good effect to get...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The perfect choice for a shore excursion in Juneau!!! This was our first cruise we've ever taken (Westerdam) and so being first timers we were unsure how the whole excursion thing worked, from booking one to picking one from dozens of choices. BEST CHOICE EVER!!...More

Thank Samantha S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you have great guide it makes the trip so much better Jamie was excellent and was very knowledgeable and happy answer as many questions we asked he was top notch thx for making trip so much better Bob

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GoGirl01
11 June 2018|
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Response from Jerry C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - my personal numbers not available. Suggest you contact the company directly for any questions.
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worthew8
18 September 2016|
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Response from Tour G | Property representative |
Hello Worthew, I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us back in 2009. We would be pleased if you decided to join us again! If we have a guest who would like to opt out of the walking portion of the tour we do... More
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Beverly M
4 August 2016|
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Response from Tour G | Property representative |
Hello Beverly, Thank you for your interest in Gastineau Guiding Company and our Cruise Shore Excursions. While we are a locally owned and operated company we are also a wholesaler to the cruise lines which frequent our... More
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