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    Turnagain Turn Tour

    "Turn... again?" Yes, again! Trust us, you'll want to when you see the incredible panoramic views at the top of Mt. Alyeska. In fact, you might catch yourself spinning about for some time, as you try taking in all there is to see. In one direction, beautiful glaciers and foothills -- in the other, meltwater pools -- in yet another, more foothills, and beyond! But let's take it from the beginning: first you'll get picked up at your hotel and head down the aptly named Turnagain Arm, to the aerial tram. Then you'll enjoy a relaxing tram ride up the mountain, where you'll be treated to the aforementioned view. After you're through turning and taking it all in, you'll get to check out the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, home to bears, musk ox, wood bison, and other critters of note! Lunch is included, in case looking at any of those delicious animals makes you hungry. That was a joke. Don't eat the animals.
    Turnagain Turn Tour

    515 W 4th Ave, Anchorage

    • Ride a tram to the top of Mt. Alyeska and gaze incredible 360 degree views
    • Bring a camera along so you can snap some shots of gorgeous glaciers, meltwater pools, and foothills
    • Head into the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center for a chance to spot elk, bison, buffalo, oxen, and more!
    • Enjoy lunch at an established eatery in Girdwood, experiencing the local culture
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    Salt Water Expedition (2 hours)

    You begin your Saltwater Expedition from Ketchikan’s oceanfront. Board a custom designed former Coast Guard Fast Response Vessel and feel the grandeur of Ketchikan and its awe-inspiring coastline up-close and personal. Our maneuverable, soft riding, stable 25’ Safe Boat will glide you through hidden coves, secluded beaches, pristine inlets, salmon spawning streams, and majestic islands of the Southeast Alaska Rainforest. Relax in a warm, comfortable cabin or enjoy the rainforest mist from the deck as your captain delights you in the natural beauty, history, and culture of Ketchikan’s island. Marvel at the stunning views and local marine and coastal wildlife that populate the waters surrounding this beautiful island. Be sure to bring your camera and rainproof jacket.
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    Salt Water Expedition (2 hours)

    5191 Borch St, Ketchikan

    • Enjoy waterfront, harbor, and wildlife sightseeing aboard a maneuverable, soft riding, stable 30’ Aluminum Chambered Boat.
    • Board a custom-designed ACB and feel the grandeur of Ketchikan and its awe-inspiring coastline up-close and personal.
    • Our maneuverable, soft riding, stable 30’ ACB will glide you through hidden coves, secluded beaches, etc..
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    Heritage City Tour

    How can you honor the past while enjoying the present? Check out this awesome tour from Salmon Berry, which serves as both a celebration of Alaskan native heritage while still being a rollicking good time! You'll receive a complimentary ride from your hotel alongside a friendly and expert Salmon Berry Tour Guide, who will take you to the original Anchorage townsite, featuring a monument to the great quake of 1964 (where there's still visible earthquake damage!). You'll see all of the comings and goings at the busiest private seaplane base in the world, followed by a walk through the Alaska Native Heritage Center. The amount of culture and knowledge stored in one place is amazing! You'll also see some performances from native dancers and Alaska Eskimo Olympians (it's as cool as it sounds). See? Educational AND a good time!
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    Heritage City Tour

    515 W 4th Ave, Anchorage

    • Take a trip into the past on this tour that honors the culture and history of Alaskan native groups
    • Visit the original Anchorage townsite, which includes a monument to the great quake of '64, as well as the world's busiest seaplane base
    • Walk through the Alaska Native Heritage Center, and check out an authentic native village filled with traditional structures and artifacts
    • Enjoy performances by native dancers and Eskimo Olympians, then shop for artisan arts and crafts afterwards!
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    Exclusive Alaska Native Heritage Center Excursion

    "OK, Alaska one more time: are there any fun things to do in Anchorage?" Of course there are! And this tour's one of the best. You'll get a total cultural experience on this guided walk through the Alaska Native Heritage Center, where you'll learn about each of the five major culture groups in the area. After a short walk through the Hall of Culture, you'll head outside for a guided stroll around Lake Tiulana. You'll get to check out authentic life-sized Native dwellings, learning all about the lifestyles and ways of the various Native peoples. The architecture -- plus the beautiful nature -- will astound you. Don't miss this tour.
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    Exclusive Alaska Native Heritage Center Excursion

    515 W 4th Ave, Anchorage

    • Walk through the Hall of Culture, celebrating each of Alaska's 5 major cultural groups
    • Enjoy a scenic stroll around Lake Tiulana, checking out authentic replicas of Native dwellings
    • Learn about fascinating elements of Alaskan history
    • View art, architecture and historical mementos while you celebrate Native cultures
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    Alaskan Rain Forest Family Adventure

    Do you want to go on the trip of a lifetime? Alaska ya again...do you want to go on the trip of a lifetime?? Take a journey with Ketchikan Outdoors to see the beauty of the Alaska Rainforest! They'll pick you up in a silent Electric Bad Boy Buggy and drive you to a wilderness camp. Along the way you'll learn all about the history, culture, flora, and fauna from a knowledgeable local guide. When you get to the camp they'll serve hot cocoa and roast marshmallows as you learn about the amazing construction feat of the nearby Lake Connell Dam. To round out your awesome day, you'll return by way of the historic Connell Lake wooden pipeline trail. It's the perfect tour for a whole family! This tour is no optical Aleutian -- sign up today!
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    Alaskan Rain Forest Family Adventure

    1285 Tongass Ave, Ketchikan

    • Embark on a beautiful journey aboard an electric buggy to experience the beauty of the Southeast Alaska Rainforest
    • Learn about the history, culture, flora, and fauna as you travel to a wilderness camp
    • Roast marshmallows and drink hot cocoa while you learn about nearby Lake Connell Dam
    • See the Alaskan wild even if you have limited mobility
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    Scenic City Tour

    "What's cookin' good looking?" Hey, we weren't talking to you (although you're not so bad yourself)! We were talking about the beautiful city of Anchorage. Have you visited lately? It's lookin fiiiine. Get your fill of the incredible beauty of this Alaskan city by taking this Salmon Berry Tour. Your day will start with a complimentary ride to the Port of Anchorage and Ship Creek area, where Anchorage was born. You'll learn about the city's colorful pioneer history, its early tent-form, and what life was like before modern conveniences. Then you'll head to Bootleggers Cove, stopping for a visit at Earthquake Park, where you'll get the scoop on what life is like on the Pacific Ocean's "Ring of Fire". Hint: It's never boring. You'll see the remnants of the 2nd largest earthquake in worldwide history -- yikes! Then to Lake Hood, the busiest seaplane base in the world, where your neck will surely get a work out from all the comings and goings. Finally, to the Chugach Mountains, the go-to location for stunning vistas, exotic animal encounters, and relaxing scenery. Anchorage has never looked better.
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    Scenic City Tour

    515 W 4th Ave, Anchorage

    • Take a tour of scenic Anchorage, one of the prettiest cities in the United States, contiguous or not
    • Learn about the founding of this fair city, including its historic port and Ship Creek area, and what life was like before modern conveniences
    • See the remnants of one of the biggest earthquakes in world wide history, which included liquified earth and massive mudslides
    • Explore the Chugach Mountains, home to not only stunning views, but also Giant Moose!
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    Adventure Kart Expedition

    Life will always have its little bumps in the road. So why not take advantage of it? This mountain adventure will help you do just that as you tackle backcountry roads in a high-performance off-road cart! Prior to setting out from basecamp, you'll receive all the instruction you need to safely maneuver your kart. Next thing you know, you'll be flying down winding mountain trails surrounded by lush Alaskan wilderness. You'll travel in a caravan of karts led by an experienced guide at a comfortable pace that lets you easily navigate steep curves and rocky inclines, though not so slow as to hinder the adrenaline rush! Along the way, you'll stop to soak in views of the Tongass National Forest, Behm Canal, and the Inside Passage. Snacks and beverages are provided, and there will be roundtrip motorcoach transport to base camp during which you'll learn about the history and culture of the area. Prefer that your recreational life takes you a little off the beaten path? This off-road expedition will get you there in style.
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    Adventure Kart Expedition

    4085 Tongass Ave, Ketchikan

    • Explore forested mountain roads during an off-road kart adventure
    • Drive your own kart around winding trails while following a local guide
    • Stop to check out incredible views of the Behm Canal and Tongass National Forest
    • Treat yourself to an adrenaline-fueled thrill ride that's sure to put a smile on your face
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