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Rainbow Glacier Adventures offers rafting, kayaking, photography and wildlife viewing tours in Haines and Skagway. RGA features knowledgeable local guides and small groups. Private, custom and exclusive tours available. We've been guiding in Haines since 1990!
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Haines, AK 99827
+1 907-766-3576
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I were the only ones on the tour this day and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Rachel was our guide and she was very sweet and patient with us and made us feel very much at ease. Good knowledge of the area and...More

Thank Deborah D
Reviewed 2 days ago

We booked the tour directly from the website of Rainbow Glacier Adventures. We were met at the cruise ship pier in Skagway and escorted to the Haines-Skagway Fast Ferry. Through the 45 minute ferry ride we learnt a lot about the terrain, the history of...More

Thank Mayur S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I got a new camera and then booked this excursion through Holland America. There was a total of 6 people including Rachel, our guide. She drove us around & made the trip fun. She answered our questions with ease. She is highly trained with a...More

Thank travelwhere
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I took the Chilkoot Wilderness and Wildlife Viewing Tour (started in Skagway from our cruise) on July 5. Deb Marshall was our tour guide. To our surprise, it was just us and Deb. A very personal small-group tour. Deb was fantastic! She...More

Thank Reid R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this tour through Princess Cruises and I would definitely recommend it! Mischa was our guide and he did an excellent job. We were there on a rainy 4th of July and they were having a parade in town so we took a few...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took a wonderful shore excursion with a ferry ride from Skagway to kayak Chilkoot lake. It was a beautiful, peaceful day and a welcome respite from the cruise ship crowds. Our tour guide Nate was very knowledgeable about the history of the area, with...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mischa was our guide for a tour around Skagway for photo opportunities. Not only was he obviously very knowledgeable about photography, but he also was very informative about the history of the areas we toured as well as other areas such as plant life. He...More

Thank Krishia S
RGAowner, Owner at Rainbow Glacier Adventures LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind review. Mischa is an excellent photography guide. I'm glad you also mentioned his knowledge of the local area. Knowledge of the local area can help with getting great photographs, and it also makes the tour more interesting. I will be sure...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My cousins and I came from a cruise ship in Skagway. The entire excursion was well organized, from Skagway with Mischa to the ferry to Haines to the lake to kayak. Our kayak guide, Nate, was extremely knowledgeable about all of the wildlife in the...More

Thank Sellers S
RGAowner, Owner at Rainbow Glacier Adventures LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind review. Nate is a great guide and he combines his love of kayaking with a love of nature to give a first-class tour. I'm glad you mentioned our small group tours. That really makes a difference in terms of making the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful tour. Professional guides. Ashley was great and very Nice. I highly recommend this tour to anyone who likes to see the area Jon Sofer CAMore

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RGAowner, Owner at Rainbow Glacier Adventures LLC, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind words. Ashley is a great guide, with many years experience living in the Haines area. He is very enthusiastic about sharing his knowledge with visitors on our rafting trips through the Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve. We hope you can join us...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we were on the ruby princess cruise ship and booked this trip , there was only 7 of us in total an american lady and her young son, the captain of the ships wife and her 2 sons and myself and my husband. we were...More

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16 July 2017|
Response from RGAowner | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for contacting us. It is possible to do two tours in one day, as long as your ship is in Skagway long enough to make it possible. Since our tours from Skagway include the round trip Fast Ferry in the price, you... More
claire c
5 July 2017|
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Response from RGAowner | Property representative |
Hi Claire, Yes you will be able to catch our tour at 7:30am. The Fast Ferry actually leaves at 8am, so there is a little wiggle room in case you are a few minutes late.
13 May 2017|
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Response from RGAowner | Property representative |
Greeting from Haines! Our Skagway Photography tour is sold directly through Princess. They accept single bookings for the tour. The tour is 3 hours and stays in Skagway, either going to the White Pass Summit or Dyea. Our... More