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‘Why is Out in Alaska your best choice for Exploring Alaska?

• Local knowledge
• No experience necessary
• Small groups
(typically 2-8)
• Custom times, destinations, and itineraries available
• Get off the beaten track – go Into the Wild AND return to tell about it!


Escape to the wilds of Alaska with Out in Alaska!   You will see and experience the real Alaska that most tourists miss.  Feel like an instant local as your guides share their favorite places, insider knowledge, and local stories with you. 

Customized trips (including multi-day tours) are available to match the interests of your group.  We will pick you up at your Anchorage lodging or downtown attractions and wisk you out to the Alaska wilds!

No experience necessary. We offer trips for a wide variety of fintess levels.  All you need is the desire to get out and stretch your legs.

Contact us right away for additional details and to schedule one of these short adventures for your family or group.


Day Trips and Activities

Alaska Mountain and Sea Experience

Journey south of Anchorage to Turnagain Arm and experience the rugged Chugach Mountains as they drop dramatically into the sea.  We will explore this dramatic boundary of ocean and mountains while enjoying awesome views, transition zone forests, and possible wildlife sightings. 

Difficulty Level: Easy/Moderate (default), or Strenuous (trail running available also)

2.5 hours: $69/person (8am, 11am, 2pm, 5pm or 8pm - midnight sun)

Half-day: $79/person (10am, 2pm, or 7pm - midnight sun)

Full-day: $99/person (10am to 5pm)


Alaska Mountain, Sea, and WILDLIFE Experience

For the ultimate one day Alaska adventure from Anchorage, we include additional exploration of the dramatic coast of Turnagain Arm and a visit to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center for up close visits with bears, moose, musk ox, eagles, and more!  Hike/walk selection and pace depend upon group interest. 

Full-day: $129/person (10am to 6pm)

Alaska Alpine High

Head up to the high country with Out in Alaska to experience great views, mountain scenery and alpine wildflowers.  The dramatic Chugach Mountains are right in Anchorage's backyard, but are truly a world away (you may find yourself singing The Sound of Music)!

Difficulty Level: Easy, Moderate (default), or Strenuous - up to group consensus.

2.5 hours: $69/person (10am, 2pm, 5pm)

Half-day: $79/person (9am, 2pm, 7pm)

Full-day: $99/person (10am to 6pm)

Hatcher Pass Alpine Adventure

Travel north of Anchorage to the Mat-Su Valley and beautiful Hatcher Pass high in the Talkeetna Mountains.  We will explore the Independence Gold Mine State Historic Park and striking alpine scenery on a casual stroll, active hike, or by cross country skis or snowshoes (equipment rental additional).

Full-day: $129/person (10am to 6pm)

Difficulty Level: Easy, Moderate (default), or Strenuous - up to group consensus.


Alaska by XC Skis! (winter)

Anchorage is a ski town!  Nordic skiing is one of the great joys for residents of our northern city.  Explore the fabulous Anchorage area trails on an instructional ski tour.  Lessons in Classic or skate technique available.  No experience necessary.  Equipment rental additional.

Half-day: $69/person (10am, 2pm)

Knik Glacier - Airboat tour (summer only)

Travel by airboat to the face of the massive Knik Glacier.  We will navigate around the many icebergs that have calved off the face of the glacier and land nearby to enjoy  awe inspiring views of the 28 mile long glacier surrounding Chugach Mountain peaks.  This is the primeval Alaska you came to experience!

Difficulty Level: Easy

Half-day - $175 (9am or 1pm)

Kayaking Alaska's Coastal Fjords (summer only)

Sea kayaking is truly a sublime way to explore Alaska and its dramatic glacier-carved fjords.  You will feel like you are one with the water as we quietly glide along the shoreline beneath towering mountains and glaciers.  Keep you eyes out for sea otters, seals, bald eagles, and other wildlife. 

Difficulty Level: moderately strenous (swimming ability required)

Full-day - $185 (7am to 10pm)



Custom Tours and adventure Trips available across Alaska!


Day tours listed above include round trip transportation from most Anchorage area lodging in a winter-ready all-wheel-drive van. Minimum 24 hour advance booking required (48 hours or more required for overnight trips and recommended for day trips). Our calendar fills up fast! Call ahead for best availability.


Please bring appropriate footwear and warm clothing such as synthetic (non-cotton) layers, rain gear, etc.. We can help you prepare and loan you a rain coat and rain pants.


Payment in full with a credit card is required to reserve your adventure. Day Trips are refundable if you cancel more than 30 days in advance minus a $25/person cancellation fee. If we cancel a trip due to low enrollment, you will receive a full refund.


Trip details subject to change due to weather, safety, road conditions, etc. Our small groups allow us to customize trips to participant’s interests, experience and fitness levels – we are expert outdoor educators.


Contact us for more information and to sign up for your big adventure!


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Please contact us for additional details and to schedule a day or short adventure with Out in Alaska. Note that custom times are available for most trips.


Out In Alaska

Telephone (907) 339-0101



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All trip dates are custom. We do not have a set schedule of short trips on particular days, but rather schedule them as demand warrants.    This allows us to custom tailor a trip to be perfect for your group.  We have a minimum of four guests for most trips. Our calendar fills up fast! Contact us soon to schedule your trip of a lifetime.


All information subject to change due to weather, current conditions, road closures, or other reasons!


For more information and to inquire about a trip contact us: (907) 339-0101 or


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