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Get Up and Go! Tours

4215 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99517-2905
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Excellent Family Explorer Tour

We don't usually go on package tours, but given the short tourist season and tricky logistics when... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Roogrrl
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Melbourne, Australia
An Amazing way to see the Alaska that few others see!

Dave & Phil were our guides. "We" were three different family units: one middle age couple, one... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
doug_humes
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Broomall, PA
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4215 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99517-2905
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We don't usually go on package tours, but given the short tourist season and tricky logistics when travelling in Alaska, we decided to give Get Up and Go! a try and we thought they were awesome. Everything was well planned and we packed heaps into...More

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Geoffrey D, Owner at Get Up and Go! Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for joining us, and for your enthusiastic review, we're so happy you enjoyed your experience with Get Up and Go! Tours, and thank you for helping to spread the good word! Geoff

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Dave & Phil were our guides. "We" were three different family units: one middle age couple, one mom and dad with three 20-something sons, and my wife and I and our 20 something son, who had never met till that first morning We were all...More

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Management response:Responded 5 October 2017

Thank you, Doug, for submitting your review, we are happy that you enjoyed your experience with Get Up and Go! Tours as much as you obviously did! This is what we do: get you out there to experience the beauty, grandeur and magic of Alaska...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

We did the family tour with our 3 kids ages 8, 11,12. We were matched with 2 other families and took the lodge trip in July. We are all very athletic. It was a wonderful trip and we enjoyed being with the other members of...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Recently returned from the 10-day multi-sport camp/cabin trip and it was fantastic. The guides were fantastic, the food was excellent (they catered to my dietary restrictions), and the adventures were top notch. Would highly recommend this trip to anyone looking to go on a high...More

Thank Chris M
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Accommodations were in spectacular locations -- clean and comfortable; provided food was excellent. We did most optional activities and loved it all! Kids (ages 6-14) had different favorites, but each of us enjoyed everything from holding sled dog puppies to glacier trekking to rafting. Our...More

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Management response:Responded 12 July 2017

Thank you for joining us, John and Judy, it was our pleasure to host you and show you Alaska, the place we love! I know Sophie and Fiona had a great time with you and your family! Happy anniversary and best wishes, Geoff

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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We did the 10 day lodge trip with our 3 adult children (20's) and it was a wonderful vacation. Active, great scenery, fun times. We all had a great time. Excellent guide.

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Reviewed 21 October 2016

My wife and I joined a group of 8 others for a ten day adventure trip around Alaska. The group was diverse, with three of the group being in their 20's, the rest of us were late 50's with even a couple in their 70's....More

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Reviewed 19 September 2016

It's been 6 weeks since I returned from the trip, and I am still high from the experience. On every count this ten-day excursion was a once-in-a-lifetime rigorous adventure through a spectacular part of Alaska. The trip was well planned to include camping, hiking, glacier...More

Thank Daniel R
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

To experience the real Outback Alaska get up and go with Get Up and Go Tours. You will have the most rewarding holiday adventure be it you choose to go camping or take the lodge option. This company is professional from the first enquiry until...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I did the 6-day, 5-night Mountains and Glaciers tour recently. It was unforgettable, in large part because our guides Heather Z. and Kate P., were rockstars. Their genuine love of the places we went was infectious, their knowledge of everything Alaska, from...More

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Heather5168
18 March 2018|
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Response from Geoffrey D | Property representative |
I'm sorry, but we don't just do whitewater rafting trips on their own. We offer multi-day, multi-sport / hiking tours. Please visit our website, or email us with any further questions. Thanks!
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Jbugarin
11 January 2017|
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Response from 33gmr | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't check Trip Advisor regularly so you have probably made your decision by now. I took the camping option and it was brilliant. As Jaqui says you had to pitch your own tent but that was part of the fun... More
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