What You'll Get
- Soak in gorgeous views and keep an eye out for wildlife such as beluga whales, moose, bald eagles, bears and dall sheep
- 12 mile bike ride along the Turngain Arm bike path with a local, experienced guide
- Meet the local wildlife up close at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center
- All inclusive biking trip: round trip transportation, biking equipment, entrance into the Wildlife Conservation Center, lunch, snacks and water
- Morning or afternoon departures to suit your schedule
- Small-group ensures a personalized experience
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
Let a local lead the way from Anchorage to Girdwood on this 6.5 hour tour. Meet your guides at the Log Cabin Visitor Center in Downtown Anchorage and drive 30 minutes south to Turnagain Arm. Witness to famous sailors in the age of exploration, Turnagain Arm remains enticing to modern day adventurers and provides a dynamic and beautiful place for recreation. At Bird Creek your guides will fit you for a bike and helmet, then you will hop aboard a provided high-quality bike. On your left the mountains rise up and on your right the tides ebb and flow below. On this bike ride you'll have time to soak in the views and take pictures at several scenic view points along the bike path. Learn about the natural and human history of Turnagain Arm from your guide along the way. Keep an eye out for moose, eagles and other wildlife, bike through evidence of the 1964 earthquake and learn about the glaciers hanging on the sides of the Chugach Mountains.
Hop off your bike in Girdwood, an old mining town turned ski town. Your guides will load up the equipment and drive you to Wildlife Conservation Center. Before exploring the center at a relaxed pace, fuel up with lunch on the deck with a 360 degree view of the mountains and valley. This is a walk-through/drive-through facility dedicated to animals that have been orphaned and/or injured. An expert from the center will join the group for a narrated tour around the conservation center. The center is home to a wide variety of Alaskan wildlife including: bears, moose, caribou, wood bison, musk ox, lynx, wolves and more!
Sit back and relax on the drive back up Turnagain Arm to Anchorage.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Closed toe shoes required
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- A maximum of 10 people per booking
- All passenger heights MUST be advised at time of booking
- Bike tour including the following equipment: bike, helmet, rain gear, biking gloves
- Small-group narrated tour
- Round trip transportation in Mercedes Sprinter Van
- Local and experienced driver guide and biking guide
- Admission into the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center
- Bottled water
- Pickup and drop-off from downtown Anchorage
- All taxes and fees
- Gratuities (recommended)
All tours meet and depart from the Anchorage Visitor Center Log Cabin located in downtown Anchorage. 546 W 4th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501
9am and 1pm: Monday through Sunday
* Please arrive 10 minute prior to departure *
6 to 7 hrs
Anchorage Visitor Center Log Cabin: 546 W 4th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501
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