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Alaska Wild Guides

Alaska Wild Guides, based in Girdwood, is a family owned and operated business. Born and raised in Alaska, we are intent on giving our clients a personal wilderness experience of Alaska’s immense beauty on our backcountry trips. We keep our snowmobile, jet ski and kayak tour groups small, this enables us to cover more ground and expose you to more of Alaska’s unique wonders. We are intent on giving our clients a personal wilderness experience.

Our guide service is located at the base of Mt. Alyeska, Alaska’s premier ski resort, surrounded by the raw majesty of the Chugach National Forest. Take a look at our site and see if these adventures call to you like the call of the wild. Small group adventures guided by the owners – experienced guides from Alaska. 


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Backcountry Adventure Tours

Glacier Snowmobile Day Tours

What to expect: Your guided winter snowmobile tour begins by meeting your guides in Girdwood,  the winter paradise of Alyeska Ski Resort, just a short 45 minute drive from Anchorage. We provide you with all the riding gear head to

Emerald Island Sailing Kayak Tour

Emerald Island Sailing Kayak Tour: Price is $220 per person with a minimum of 2 people to run a tour. (per person) What to Expect These extremely stable sailing kayaks and the four hour tour duration is ideal for folks

Valdez to Whittier Multi-Day Tour

Valdez to Whittier Multi-Day Tour: $350 per day plus water taxi (per person) Duration: 7 Days Walk the kayaks on board the "Aurora", an Alaska State Ferry bound from Whittier to Valdez, then kick back and enjoy the ride, seeing

Harriman Fjord Tidewater Glacier Multi-Day Tour

Harriman Fjord Tidewater Glacier Multi-Day Tour: $350 per day plus water taxi (per person) Duration: 5-7 Days Pedal/Paddle/Sail from Whittier out to the remote and spectacular Harriman Fjord, famous for its tidewater glaciers calving huge chunks of ice. Explore several

Blackstone Bay Four-Day Sailing Kayak Tour

Four days of exploring Alaska's great outdoors is just what the doctor ordered. Breakaway from a fast paced world and come adventure with us on our sailing kayaks into Blackstone Bay, a beautiful home of several tidewater glaciers.

Blackstone Bay Three-Day Tour

Three days of sailing in the Prince William Sound on Hobie Cat Mirage Island Kayaks is an experience you'll talk about for years to come. Camping in the lush forests and exploring tide water glaciers is a true Alaskan adventure.

Shotgun Cove Shipwreck All Day Sailing Tour

Shotgun Cove Shipwreck All Day Sailing Tour: Depart directly from Whittier and sail across to a massive waterfall crawling with thousands of kittiwake (birds). Then we'll cross over to Shotgun Cove, and have lunch beside a historic shipwreck. After a

Iditarod Day Tour - Early Season!

Come ride through winding forest, open fields and along parts of the historic Iditarod sled dog trail. We’ll stop for lunch at a picturesque spot where you can warm up with some hot chocolate and fill your bellies with a

Alaska Explorer II, 4 day tour

What to Expect: Alaska Explorer II 4-Day Snowmobile Adventure Lake Louise Lodge to Maclaren River Lodge & Alpine Lodge Fours days of extreme snowmobile adventures in the remote backcountry of wild Alaska await you. Cross over frozen lakes and rivers,

Alaska Explorer I, 3-Day Snowmobile Adventure | Lake Louise Lodge to Mclaren River Lodge

What to Expect: This three-day snowmobile adventure is packed with fun! You get to visit two remote lodges while covering nearly 300 miles over frozen lakes, rivers, hills and winding forest. One of the many highlights of this trip is

Iditarod Adventure | 4-Day Snowmobile Tour | Talvista Lodge

What to Expect: Join us for a four-day breathtaking snowmobile adventure in the backcountry of wild Alaska. On this guided tour you will get a chance to explore sections on the historic Iditarod trail, travel over frozen rivers and lakes,

Ten Glacier Tour

In just four hours you'll ride top of the line jet-skis 67 miles along stunning Prince William Sound coastline into the amazing Blackstone Bay . Small groups will enjoy a four hour adventure with plenty of time to stop for