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Seward: Kenai Fjords National Park Guided Snowmobiling Tour

1. Seward: Kenai Fjords National Park Guided Snowmobiling Tour

We call it the ‘Snowmobile Classic’ for a reason… After a quick orientation at our headquarters in Seward, you’ll set off into Kenai Fjords National Park, one of the most protected land units in all of Seward! Marvel at the stunning landscape, beautiful viewpoints, and towering mountains as you glide smoothly through the snow. With a friendly, local guide to lead the way, share stories and point out the views, there’s nothing to do except take a deep breath, hang on, and soak it all in. The gentle whisking of snow… The playful sunlight that dances around the sky… The simple serenity of getting away from roads… Join us for a tour in the wintry backcountry and you’ll quickly see why this is our best-selling snowmobile tour!

Rafting Kenai River - Seward Departure

2. Rafting Kenai River - Seward Departure

Soak in the natural beauty and sweeping vistas around Alaska’s Kenai River on a rafting adventure with round-trip transportation from Seward and rafting gear included. Hear stories and learn about the landscape as you explore the water with a rafting guide. On the water is where memories are made, whether it’s the exhilarating rush as you come up to a spirited rapid, the fresh mountain air that fills your lungs, or the sense of wonder gazing up at the towering mountains all around you. Following pickup, head to Kenai River and put on safety gear before hopping in a stable and nimble raft. Rafts are limited to 6 to 8 people to ensure a safe and intimate experience with everything from glaciers to waterfalls. This tour is 5-6 hours, which includes the drive from Seward to Cooper Landing. The rafting trip is about 3 hours. Whether you’re here for the first time, hosting visitors, or looking for a family-friendly adventure, a rafting tour offers a fun, exhilarating, and unforgettable experience in Alaska’s backyard.

From Seward: Kenai River Guided Packrafting Trip with Gear

3. From Seward: Kenai River Guided Packrafting Trip with Gear

Experience an Alaskan packrafting adventure on a guided trip from Seward to the scenic Kanai River. Immerse yourself in clean air and sweeping mountain views as you tackle the thrilling rapids. Learn how to packraft and receive all the gear you need for your time on the water.  Following pickup, get driven to a spot near the Kenai River. Meet your local packrafting guide who will teach you how to packraft, share stories, and show you hidden viewpoints throughout the day. After instruction, receive your own packraft, paddle, dry suit, life vest, helmet, and river boots. Keep your things safe and dry with an included dry bag or dry backpack. Once geared up, hop in your raft and start your 4-hours on the water. Stare up in wonder at the towering mountains all around you and breathe in the fresh mountain air as you packraft for miles and miles down the glacial river. You haven’t truly experienced the jaw-dropping beauty of Alaska until you get on the river for a packrafting adventure. 

Seward: Kenai Fjords 2-Day Snowmobile and Snowshoe Trip

4. Seward: Kenai Fjords 2-Day Snowmobile and Snowshoe Trip

Discover the wintry landscape of the Seward and the Kenai Fjords National Park on this two-day trip. Snowshoe across the snow-covered ground before hopping aboard a snowmobile for a thrilling ride. Check into your accommodation in Seward the day before you begin your snowy adventure. After a good night's rest, fuel up with breakfast before joining your tour. Pick up your equipment and outerwear, and listen to a safety briefing from your guide. Hop on your snowmobile and take some time to familiarise yourself with it before heading into the wilderness. Follow your guide on a stunning snowmobile ride into the Kenai Fjords National Park at Exit Glacier, and stop at an amazing glacier viewpoint before riding to the Exit Glacier Nature Center. Upon arriving at the Exit Glacier Nature Center, listen to a brief snowshoeing instruction. Embark on a snowshoe hike to the toe of Exit Glacier. Take in the views while you enjoy lunch and a hot drink beneath the ancient ice.

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