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Knik Glacier Airboat Adventure
You will travel seven miles up the Knik River (approximately 1/2 hour) in a fully enclosed airboat, passing the occasional iceberg, waterfalls and some of Alaska's most spectacular scenery. You navigate around the icebergs keeping a safe distance before you get up close to Knik Glacier. This 25-mile river of ice is over 5 miles wide and hundreds of feet thick. You will pull ashore for a two-hour visit to Glacier Camp, where you can listen to "white thunder" as icebergs the size of 5 story buildings may tumble into the lake. Your Alaskan guide knows where to look for wildlife; black bear, moose, Dall sheep, and eagles have been spotted in the area. Hot drinks are served from the camp kitchen. Take a hike or kayak around the beautiful icebergs (optional). Afterwards, return by airboat.

NOTE: This tour does NOT depart from Palmer/Wasilla. The tour departs from Knik River Road, outside of Palmer. Transportation is NOT available. You will have to have your own transportation to get to the starting point of this tour.

Season: Daily departures May 15 - September 15, 2014 (depending on weather and ice conditions)
Departure Times: 10:00am (10:00H)/2:00pm (14:00H)
Duration: 3 hours

Price:
 USD 125 per adult / USD 65 per child (2-12 years)

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