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    Gold Rush Canyoneering

    Explore Alaska's gold rush as you rappel into dry canyons next to thundering waterfalls while hiking through lush rain forest and climbing trough narrow canyons.

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    Backcountry Jetboating

    Explore remote river valleys surrounded by world class mountain and glacier scenery on this exhilarating jetboat ride into the wilds of Alaska.

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    Blue Ice Kayaking

    Kayak on remote lakes only accessible by jetboat where glaciers and waterfalls cascade down mountain slopes and wilderness surrounds you. Blue Ice Kayaking takes you to Glacier Lake to explore icebergs and the glaciers face.

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    Skiing and snowshoeing

    Trek in the snowy meadows of Glacier Valley, Turnagain Pass, Portage Valley and Passage Canal. Visit gold mines, glaciers or fjords on snowshoes, trekking skis or cross country skis.

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    Summer Snowmobiling

    Take the controls of your own snowmobile on the glacier snowfields of Godwin Glacier from Seward Alaska. Helicopters whisk you over Resurrection Bay past the glaciers face to our glacier camp shared with a team of energetic Alaskan huskies. Riding snowmobiles in the summer is unique to our operation in Alaska.

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    Snowmobile Tours and Rentals

    Ride into the backcountry of Alaska at the controls of your own snowmobile. Guides lead the way either along the Iditarod Trail or to the blue ice face of Spencer Glacier. Snowmobile rentals are available for events like Iditarod and Arctic Man.

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Guides and Outfitters of Alaskan Adventures

Glaciation in Alaska's Chugach Range began 5 million years ago with glacial advance and retreat that has shaped the dramatic landscape. We offer guided adventure activities to experience glaciers, mountains, rainforests, rivers and remote glacier valleys year-round.

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Summer Activities

Summer is when Alaska thrives as warmer temps bring life to the landscape and migratory animals return to their breeding grounds. Alaska Backcountry Access offers a broad range of guided adventure tours based in the resort town of Girdwood/Alyeska.

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Winter Activities

Winter time highlights the beauty that everyone expects of Alaska. Take in the crystal silence and snowy wonderland of local and remote trails and meadows. Even see the Northern Light if you are lucky.

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Custom expeditions and film support

Journey into the real Alaska with our experienced backcountry tour guides leading you to their favorite remote destinations.

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Offering the widest variety of small group adventures in Alaska! Girdwood and Hotel Alyeska are our base of operation with tours departing year-round.

Summer jetboating, snowmobiling, kayaking, rafting, hiking, camping, sea kayaking and canyoneering Winter snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, dog mushing and snowshoeering

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Proudly operating under Chugach National Forest permits since 2006