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Alaska Backcountry Access LLC

Girdwood, Anchorage, AK 99587
+1 907-783-3600
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Safe and competent

We did the Nelchina Glacier snow mobile from Eureka Road house tour on 3/18. Highly recommended... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2017
Eugenio F
The glaciers were beautiful!!!!

If you want an up-close experience with the glaciers, riding the snowmachines is a must! What an... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2017
Rizzame M
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Girdwood, Anchorage, AK 99587
+1 907-783-3600

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Reviewed 23 March 2017

We did the Nelchina Glacier snow mobile from Eureka Road house tour on 3/18. Highly recommended. They know what they are doing. You can trust them. If you are fit and capable, you'll have fun in safety, but be patient, not everybody might be at...More

Thank Eugenio F
Reviewed 9 March 2017

If you want an up-close experience with the glaciers, riding the snowmachines is a must! What an incredible experience. Our tour guides were Andy and Leah. Andy owns the business and his snowmachines (snowmobiles) are of high-quality (love the heated handles!) Andy has good communication...More

Thank Rizzame M
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Even though, admittedly, our guide was not the most personable he was with out a doubt the most skilled at manoeuvring the very windy and difficult 20 mile river. He seemed to know this river like the back of his hand! A true outdoorsman with...More

1  Thank Stephany B
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Great tour to book for mini-thrill-seeker adventurers like my sons, and safety-first worry warts like Mommy-me. ;) My sons have done a couple indoor rock walls, but the indoor version totally and utterly pales in comparison to Alaska Backcountry Access's canyoneering and rappelling! ABA conveniently...More

1  Thank Alisa M
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

My family were coming to Alaska and trying to find something to do with a varying age range this was a perfect option (white water rafting) for all. My nephews(14-16) have never been white water rafting so this was definitely a good choice for a...More

1  Thank 123Angie85
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Awesome experience! Views were incredible, snowmobiles excellent, glacier experience unique and Andy was a fantastic guide. We had access to snowmobiles within a range of handling and speed. Andy works with all types of experience and allowed my husband and I to reach top speeds...More

2  Thank Tina V
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We went jet boating with Andy and it was so fun, even in the rain! We met up at 20 Mile Creek near Portage and geared up. Because it was rainy, they gave us fleece and an outer layer for our legs. We had that...More

Thank Hoodone
Reviewed 30 May 2016

When I first signed up for the Canyoneering I was not 100% sure what to expect. I knew there would be some rappelling, but I was not prepared for the steepness of it, nor aware that there would be 3 instances of it. My husband...More

Thank Kaitlyn F
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Andy knows what he is doing and provides a great experience while keeping you safe! I learned so much about respecting the wilderness as well as about the area and the Alaska country. Andy is fun, informative, patent and knowledgeable! I will be using backcountry...More

Thank ConnieFO66
Reviewed 30 March 2016

My wife an I were very skeptic about this tour..it costs about $300 and there weren't enough pictures to convince us to pull the trigger. But Andy uploaded a few pictures to his FB page and we decided to go ahead. Boy was that a...More

Thank Kevin D
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how much is it and for how long?
1 October 2016|
Response from Stephany B | Reviewed this property |
well it depends on what you want to do we were out for about 6 hours and paid around 900 for 6 people
Steve R
What is available for June 1 -3 2016
10 March 2016|
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any activities possible for April 25 - 27 2016? what is there to do in Southcentral Alaska late April?
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