After a 1-1.5 hour transfer (one way) from Anchorage you arrive at Knik
River Lodge. From Knik River Lodge you will take a breathtaking 15 minute
helicopter ride up to a glacier. After landing on the glacier, you will
experience a dog sledding adventure that you will never forget. Meet an
experienced Iditarod Musher who will teach you to mush your own dog sled team
along one of the most scenic snow covered glaciers! (approx. 1 hour on the
glacier). Upon return to Knik River Lodge, you have approx. 2 hours at leisure before you depart on your van transfer back to Anchorage. Take a stroll on the scenic trail by the lodge or just take in the beautiful and quiet surroundings and enjoy a great meal at the restaurant (not included). Tour includes: Roundtrip transfer from Anchorage to Knik
River Lodge, helicopter flight and dog sledding on a glacier.
included: transfers in Anchorage and meals. (Tour departs from designated
Anchorage hotels only)
NOTE: Please note that there are 3 passenger
seats in the helicopter. There are passenger weight limits because the overall
weight of the helicopter with everything in it can only reach a certain amount.
If your party is larger than 3 or if you exceed the overall weight limit, your
party will be broken up and you will be on the glacier at different times.
There is a 2-person minimum required for this tour to operate. A surcharge will apply for passengers weighing 250 lbs or more; max. weight per person is 300 lbs. Required at time of booking:
Body weights and hotel
information in Anchorage. Season:
Daily departures May 14 - August 25, 2016 (
depending on weather and snow conditions)Departure Time:
8:15am and 3:00pm (8:15H & 15:00H)Duration:
approx. 7 hours total including transfers from/to Anchorage (helicopter tour itself is about 1.5 hours long)
USD 569 per adult / USD 519 per child (2-11 years)