Navigate your own snowmobile into the Alaskan backcountry. It's hard to explain in words how truly awesome these mile high Chugach Mountains really are.
Given the right conditions, snowmobile out to the face of huge glaciers where 100's of icebergs await you. Have you ever experienced an ice cave? "Blue Ice Paradise"
We operate under permits issued by the US Forest Service. They determine when we can access the glaciers and icebergs. We stop running the Gold Mine Tour when the glaciers become available.
Cost of tour is all inclusive: gear, snow boots, snowsuit, helmet, goggles, gloves, transportation within the Girdwood area, snowmobile orientation and safety information, and friendly, patient guide services.
Guide gratuities are not included in tour price. If you like the ride! Tip the guide!
Clients are financially responsible for physical damage they may cause to the snowmobile due to careless or negligent operation.
We are located in Girdwood, Alaska approximately 35 miles south of Anchorage on the corner of the New Seward and Alyeska Highways. Take the New Seward Highway "1" south out of Anchorage to mile marker 90. Girdwood is the biggest town you will come to after leaving Anchorage. You will see signs for Girdwood and the Alyeska Resort. Turn left (the only left into town) onto the Alyeska Highway and then make an immediate right into the Tesoro Gas Station & Mini-mall. There are several shops attached to the gas station. Our shop is the Great Alaskan Tourist Trap located next to the Ice Cream Shop. Its an upscale gift shop with a humorous twist. This is where we will, "Suit ya and boot ya"