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3 days Columbia Glacier Kayak Tour

We have been on a Kayak Tour from July 13th to July 15th. We enjoyed the trip - it was amazing... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
Mirko C
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Zurich, Switzerland
ABSOLUTELY PERFECT

From start to end, our tour had zero problems. The gear given functioned perfectly, the boat ride... read more

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Reviewed 7 September 2017
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Guided sea kayaking, rafting and glacier hiking. Join our upbeat, knowledgeable crowd, as we offer a unique means of exploring a remote and stunningly beautiful corner of Alaska. Ice climb, camp, backpack, water taxi, kayak rentals and guided half-day, full-day and multi-day trips abound. From sea kayaking amongst the icebergs of Prince William Sound, to whitewater rafting the canyons of the Chugach Mountains, to backcountry hiking into the depths of Wrangell-St. Elias National Park, we offer a wholesome array of fun ways to experience the Alaskan wild. Explore with us for a day, or take all our trips and fuse them into a week-long multi-sport adventure! We customize many of our trips, so we are confident that we can find you the perfect fit.
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107 N. Harbor Dr., Valdez, AK 99686
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

We have been on a Kayak Tour from July 13th to July 15th. We enjoyed the trip - it was amazing! Even if we haven't been on a Kayak before we were easily briefed about the most important steps. Not only we had fun on...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

From start to end, our tour had zero problems. The gear given functioned perfectly, the boat ride and kayaking views were spectacular, and the guides even better. I will say though that to kayak for 4-6 hours is demanding, so only choose this amount of...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

We did the Columbia day tour in June. It was the best ever. There was quite a big group so they divided it into to groups of 6 plus the guide. They provide all the gear you need, rain pants, jackets, boots etc. and everything...More

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Pangaea_Adventures, Owner at Pangaea Adventures Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Hi Eliette. That is great news! We're pleased to hear you had a good time sea kayaking with us. Jesse and Emma are indeed all-stars, and I'll be sure to relay your kind words. Thanks for coming out with us and for all the positive...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Wow! We absolutely loved our day kayaking Shoup Bay and up to the glacier. It was cold and wet, but none of that mattered. Tim, who shuttled us to and from the beach in his boat is a great guy, and Emma, who guided us...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2017

The owners Tim Duffy & his wife Kristina are awesome people and do a fantastic job of running their tour guide operation. Emma Houston was my guide for the 7 day Kayak adventure. Emma is the most awesome guide you could ever imagine! She is...More

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Pangaea_Adventures, Front Office Manager at Pangaea Adventures Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2017

Dan! Thank you for the glowing review. We are so glad we were able to take you out on this adventure, and that you had such a great time! The opportunities are endless in Alaska, and we're especially grateful you decided to explore our corner...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Being from Ohio, icebergs are only things in the movies. But, we had the opportunity to experience them first hand, kayaking in and around them. The guides were excellent, could answer all of our questions and knew how to keep us safe, while yet let...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

we took tje Columbia glacier, captain Dave, Nelson and Emma gave us a lot of info ,safe and fun kayking tour.we saw sea-outters and ice rocks in the sea.

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

this was on our "list" this year and we couldn't of imagined a better trip - Emily was the best, the boat trip out, the day, everything! We are already planning on getting a trip with Pangea next year

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Our entire family took the Kayak trip to the Columbia Glacier. Kayaking among Icebergs was on the bucket list and we got Icebergs, a lot of them! In all shapes, white, black and beautiful deep blue. The Kayaks were excellent and so was all the...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Our trip and guide were absolutely fantastic. The family couldn't have asked for a better experience all around.

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jerzeygirl1212
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Hey! Yes we can absolutely run a camping trip in July. And we offer a variety of trips, so depending on what you are hoping to see and how much paddling you want to you, we can set you up with a Shoup Glacier overnight trip... More
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