Spencer Iceberg and Placer River Float


The most scenic rafting day tour in Alaska & original hallmark trip that got the AK Railroad to stop at Spencer Glacier.

Glacier Blue Kayak and Grandview Train Tour

Paddle around icebergs and up close to the Spencer glacier terminus face.  Enjoy the most scenic portion of the AK Railroad to Grandview and thru the Tunnels Section of the Placer River Gorge.

Comet Heli Hiking and Rafting

Alaska’s best full day adventure tour.

Fly in an R44 helicopter, hike thru the Chugach Alpine viewing many glaciers, go rafting around icebergs, and return on the Alaska Railroad Glacier train.

Portage Scenic Float & Salmon Bake

Enjoy a delicious Salmon Bake under the midnight sun after your scenic river float.

Overnight Glacier Camping - Raft, Kayak, Explore

Where Alaskans go to camp!

Inquire about group/ family rates.


Alaska Adventure Tours with Chugach Adventures

Explore Alaska’s glaciers, rivers, wildlife and amazing scenery from Girdwood, Alaska — Alaska’s best mountain resort town & only 45 minutes from Anchorage.  The Chugach National Forest is one of the most accessible mountain landscapes in all of Alaska and is very easy to explore.  Our locally owned & operated guide service provides many options to get up close into the Chugach Mountains & Glaciers- Rafting, Kayaking, Canoeing, Camping, & Heli Hiking.

Most of our tours take place at Spencer Glacier which is accessed by the AK Railroad or by Helicopter.  This amazing location captivates all that visit and is not to be missed.  Our adventure tours at Spencer Lake allow you to touch icebergs and check out the blue ice of glaciers.

Group & Family Discounts available with advanced pre-season bookings.  Please email us for a coupon code at checkout.  If you have any additional questions about Southcentral Alaska or beyond, we are happy to assist you with planning & making your trip to Alaska as memorable as possible.  We are one of the few guide teams in Alaska that has a local hire policy and we will connect you to the vast & wild Alaska that we love.


Train Tours with Chugach Adventures

Touch an iceberg, peer into blue ice, and enjoy an up close glacier adventure at Spencer Lake.  Raft Kayak Canoeing Hiking – Wildlife – & Glacier Trekking Day Tour Options.  May 26 – September 17, 2018.

They treated our group like royalty, from beginning to end. Looking forward to my next adventure with Chugach Adventures!         – Alexa W 

20-Mile Corey Anderson

Access the Chugach with Alpine Air Helicopters.  There is not a better flight from Girdwood than in an R 44 Helicopter.  View the expanse of the glaciated Chugach Range, before your up close adventure to Twenty Mile Glacier or Comet Glacier.

The Comet Heli Hiking & Rafting trip is a classic.  I don’t know how any more kinds of adventure could be packed into a single day.  – Greg Brown  Anchorage, Alaska

Multi-Day Trips

Spencer Glacier North Side

2 to 4 Day Adventure Packages based out of Alaska’s best mountain town, Girdwood.  There is no better way to enjoy the glaciated Chugach and get into the mountains.

Packages can be customized for your party.  If you’d like to add any extra days to Girdwood, Seward, or Whittier, or make any changes to tours, please let us know.