This tour of Alaska is a perfect introductory ATV course that takes you on a thrilling trail ride to view the glassy castles of Alaska’s glaciers and witness rare wildlife among the grand scenery of the country. You will receive an ATV orientation from our local Alaska guides and ATV experts so that you’ll feel confident operating our versatile equipment and safely enjoy all of the trails and backcountry exploring.
*ATV drivers are required to have prior experience operating an ATV
**Side by side drivers do NOT need prior experience
If you’re looking for a thrilling way to explore Alaska but are a beginner with ATVs and Alaska’s backcountry trails, our 3-hour Alaska glacier viewing tour is the perfect experience for you. This tour offers you a great way to get acquainted with this exciting all terrain vehicle all while having fun and immersing yourself in the Alaskan wilderness!
All gear, orientation to ATV operation and safety information, local guide, fuel & oil, cold drink breaks, all with our guide services throughout the entire trip. Guide gratuities are NOT included in the tour price.
We will provide a safety briefing and orientation to ATV’s. Topics covered will be proper operation of the ATV, general safety information, what to expect while on the tour route, procedures for possible wildlife encounters, and information on proper ATV riding techniques.
Check in Time & Location:
Clients will be met at our Palmer tour office by our guide staff upon arrival. Clients will then be outfitted with a helmets, goggles, dusk mask, gloves, boots and rain gear (if needed). Once clients have signed a standard liability release form, we will begin the safety briefing.
“Had a fantastic time!! ATV rode great and Dan, our guide, did a great job of taking things slow as we picked up riding. Went through amazing terrain and took several breaks to take pictures and to enjoy the views!!”
It is not necessary that clients have previous ATV experience prior to participating in one of our tours. Riding an ATV, as a general rule can be more challenging than driving a car because it requires coordinated physical input such as leaning and moving on the seat to assist the ATV in turning. Drivers need to be prepared to heed the advice of their guide and use their body to be actively involved with the steering and driving of the ATV for proper operation. Please note that the maximum amount of weight an ATV can accommodate is a total of 300 pounds. Also, due to the manufacturers warnings all participants must be at least 16 years old to operate the ATV.
Due to limited capacity, advance reservations are highly recommended. If booking by phone, a credit card is required to confirm and hold your reservation at time of booking. Payment is due upon check-in at our office prior to tour departure and may be handled with cash, check, Visa, M/C American Express or Discover Cards. You have up to 30 days before your tour date to cancel with no penalty to you.
Note: clients are financially responsible for physical damage they may cause to the ATV due to careless, negligent, or accidental operation).
Round trip transportation between Anchorage and our Palmer office is available for an additional $100 per person, (minimum of 2).
Please call our office for pickup times and additional transfer information.
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