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The largest tidewater glacier in Alaska.
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Valdez, AK
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour itself was very good but did get boring (and long) when the captain was searching for any kind of wildlife and did it slowly. Several people saw this as time to nap. How many times can you look at sea otters? I would...More

Thank Louise F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a kayak tour of the Columbia glacier as part of a small tour. This has got to be one of the most fun things I have done in a long time. Bryan and Tom at Pangaea we’re the best. Very accommodating and informative...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We set up a sea kayaking tour through Pangaea. We had a great time kayaking around the icebergs. Not all kayaking trips get to see the glacier but we lucked out and got to spend lots of time within sight of the glacier. It was...More

Thank karenupp
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We visited the Columbia glacier in an overcast day. When leaving Valdez the visibility was just meters but in the open sea was quite good. The captain of the boat had to navigate through A lot of ice pieces but manage to ring the boat...More

Thank Zafiropoulos
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

We Landed on the edge of the icefield after touring up through mountain peaks and amazing views, we seen bears and mountain goats, and the pilot was awesome and interactive. We decided to do this over some conversation on wether to do a boat tour...More

Thank craggett10
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Today we are booked to take a Glacier and Wildlife Cruise with Stan Stephens Glacier & Wild Life Cruises. We are taking the Columbia Glacier Cruise. This 6-hour cruise ship journey through Prince William Sound. The tour will feature a visit to the Columbia Glacier...More

Thank Eric B
Reviewed 7 July 2018

We chose the Lu-Lu Belle tour from Valdez to view the Columbia Glacier and we absolutely feel it was by far the best choice! Captain Fred is very gracious and generous with his time! We were at the Columbia Glacier for over an hour and...More

Thank Della B
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Saw the glacier from the Lu Lu Belle tour. Majestic and breathtaking. It is huge, and the most active glacier in America. Lots of calving.

Thank Paulette S
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Weather and water conditions were perfect. Lots of wildlife , whales, sea lions, sea otters, several different bird species. Got right up to face of glaciers with boat, Amazing sight to see. They spend plenty of time at all points of interest for everyone to...More

Thank kentonbear
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Columbia Glacier is my favorite glacier because it is about a 300 foot wall of ice that regularly calves into the ocean giving you a spectacular show. It also is about a mile wide, very impressive. On your way to seeing the Columbia Glacier you...More

Thank L_with_theRock
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