Entries by Knik River Lodge

Knik Glacier Dogsledding Tour

As our helicopter tour approached Troublesome Glacier near Palmer, Alaska, I had to blink a few times to make sure I was seeing properly. There, in the middle of the white snowy expanse, were forty dogs next to a neat grid of small kennels. They were barking and leaping excitedly. Four humans stood amongst the […]

Knik Glacier Helicopter Tour – First Time Adventure

A friend once advised me to not overwhelm my out of town guests. Remember, she said – what you’re used to in Alaska is once-in-a-lifetime level adventure for many people. Take it easy and don’t cram too much on an itinerary. I remembered this as I looked suspiciously at the helicopter. I was standing in […]