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 15-20 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). Tour includes: Roundtrip transfer from Anchorage to Knik
River Lodge, helicopter flight and dog sledding on a glacier. Not
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.
Required at time of booking: Passenger weights and hotel
Season: Daily departures May 15 - September 1, 2015
depending on weather
Departure Time: Morning/Afternoon
(various times depending on weather and snow conditions)
4-5 hours total including transfers from/to Anchorage (helicopter tour itself is about 1.5 hours long and transfer time is about 2-3 hours)
Price: USD 611 per adult / USD 561 per child (2-11 years)