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Taku Glacier Lodge Feast & 5-Glacier Seaplane Discovery


3-hour Duration

40 min flight time & 2 hours at Taku Lodge

Floatplane Flight

Everyone has a window seat!

Fresh-Caught Salmon Feast

At the remote & historic Taku Lodge

Limited Seats Available

Book early for this popular tour

A combination tour that is sure to delight the eyes and taste buds. This unforgettable trip combines the 5 Glacier Seaplane Discovery with the famous Taku lodge Alaska is home to. Venture from historic downtown Juneau’s docks across the vast Tongass National Rainforest to the Juneau Icefield. Here, you’ll explore the massive expanse of ice, taking careful note of 5 particular off-shoots. The Norris, Hole-in-the-Wall, East Tower, West Tower, and Taku Glaciers make up the glacier viewing portion of this in-depth flightseeing experience. Because of your uninterrupted aerial view, you’ll be able to gaze upon the plunging meltwater falls, brilliant moulins, and deep cut crevasses from your guaranteed window seat on your traditional Alaskan bush plane. Then, your Taku Glacier Lodge Feast & 5 Glacier Seaplane Discovery tour takes its descent for a one-of-a-kind Alaskan salmon feast.

The Taku Lodge Alaska is unique for is only accessible by floatplane or boat. At this stunning & remote location that gazes out upon the famous Taku Glacier, you will enjoy a traditional, made-from-scratch Alaskan feast. Freshly caught wild salmon, baked beans, fruit compote, freshly baked sourdough and more will greet your palate when you touch down at the lodge. And you may not be the only ones attracted by the Taku Lodge Feast and 5 Glacier Discovery Tour. Because of the delicious smells, black bears often appear in the area, looking curiously for a feast. As a result, you’ll want to keep your eyes & ears open! Your naturalist guide will take you on a narrated stroll through the woods to settle your stomachs, before an equally stunning flight back to Juneau. Your remote take-off will take you back to the skies to again gaze at the massive Taku Glacier – the only Glacier on the Juneau Icefield that is still expanding – before your narrated flight continues back to Juneau with more local and informational knowledge. So, have your stomachs & your camera rolls empty, the Taku Lodge Feast and 5 Glacier Discovery is bound to leave you both full & satisfied.

For a scenic flightseeing tour paired with a glacier landing, you may want to check out the Icefield Helicopter Excursion!





Float Plane, Food & Drink, Glacier View


3 hours

Adult Rate


Child Rate

$429 (ages 2-12)

Infant Rate

Lap children under 24 months ride free on this tour.

Minimum Age

There is no minimum age to participate on this tour.


Our maximum per person weight limit is 300 pounds for the safety of the aircraft and fellow passengers., This tour is rated as 'Easy', though some limited mobility is necessary for entering and exiting the aircraft, but your pilot will be present to provide assistance., Passenger names and weights are required by the FAA for weight and balance calculations and flight manifesting.

Other Restrictions

There is a no bag policy in the aircraft, if you have medical needs that require a carry on, please contact us. All bags brought to base will be stored in the tour office until you return from your flight.

Cancellation Policy

Cancel up to 14-days before your tour for a refund, less any non-refundable fees., If for any reason the tour is canceled (due to unpermitting weather, for example), or if your cruise ship's schedule changes, you will receive a refund minus any non-refundable fees.

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    How many passengers per plane?

    Answer: Each plane can seat up to 10 passengers, provided the weight and balance calculations work out in each aircraft.

    What if my tour group is larger than 10 people?

    Answer: There are several planes available at the base and can make accommodations for larger groups with advance notice.

    Do we land on the glacier?

    Answer: Your floatplane will not land on a glacier, but will provide you with the opportunity to see more of Juneau's stunning glaciers than any helicopter tour.

    Will we see wildlife on the tour?

    Answer: There is a chance wildlife will be seen during your tour. However, this is not a wildlife viewing tour and we cannot guarantee you will see wildlife.

    Can children come on the tour?

    Answer: Absolutely! We are more than happy to accommodate children of all ages.

    What if I have food allergies or dietary restrictions?

    Answer: Please let us know in advance so we can determine if we have proper meal accomodations for you. Grilled Chicken is available in lieu of the Salmon, and we provide many delicious sides as well.

    What happens if the weather is too bad to fly?

    Answer: If the weather is just not cooperating and the pilots determine that it’s too bad to fly, we’ll do our best to reschedule you to a later time of day that works for you. If you choose not to reschedule or we can’t find a time that works for you, we will refund you.

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