Mendenhall Glacier & Salmon Hatchery
Duration: 2.5 hours
Adult $54.00 USD | Child $40.00 USD
Embark on an excursion that will take you to the top attractions of the capital city.
Visit the Macaulay Salmon Hatchery and discover how an Alaskan hatchery enhances stocks of wild Alaskan salmon. Experience high quality aquariums and touch tank displays featuring over 100 local species.
Your next destination is the awe-inspiring Mendenhall Glacier, nestled among jagged peaks, rushing water and the lush rain forest. Spend your time at the glacier watching for bears during the salmon spawning season, talking to National Park Service Rangers inside the visitor's center, viewing informative exhibits or walking out to the photo point.
Your Return trip takes you along Gastineau channel where you might see Alaska's Bald Eagles in flight searching for salmon.
Our meeting place for this tour is at: Mount Roberts Tramway, 490 S Franklin Street.
In Juneau, Alaska Coach Tours operates under a special use U.S. Forest Service permit for tours that enter the Tongass National Forest and visit the Mendenhall Glacier. This company is an equal opportunity provider.