Things to do in Valdez

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Welcome to Valdez, the ultimate natural playground. Here you can have a go at all the activities the Alaska is legendary for, as well as some that you might not have heard of.

Think of outdoor activities in Alaska and wilderness comes to mind. Every year, people journey to Alaska to taste the adventure found in the absolute wilderness.

This is also mountainous land and remote coast make for exploration and adrenaline-pumping adventures; from ice climbing up 600ft tall ice falls to navigating around iceberg filled lakes and inlets, to reeling in a 300lbs halibut to watching whales in a sea kayak or from a day cruise. From world-class skiing to hiking trails, helicopter tours to backcountry camping, the possibilities for getting active and remote in Valdez's magnificent wilderness are endless.

Glacier Activities

Glaciers, glaciers, glaciers, can you say glaciers?
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Fishing

Fish big, little fish, red fish, blue fish, shark!
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Day Cruises

Enjoy a day cruise out to one of our tidal glaciers while also viewing sea life.
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Skiing / Snowboarding

Some of the best snow on the planet in some of the most awe-inspring terrain.
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Snowmachine (Snowmobile)

Ride in some of the best powder through some of the most beautiful landscapes for miles and miles of riding.
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Bear Watching

Watch both brown and black bears feed on salmon or wander around town.
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Backpacking

Valdez host incredible landscapes for world class backpacking.
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River Rafting

Valdez is homes to various types of river rafting in an array of settings.
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Rock Climbing

Boulder, Sport, or Trad climb. Valdez is one of the most developed climbing towns in Alaska.
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Sea Kayaking

Kayak Port Valdez and Prince William Sounds amazing coastlines and explore sea life and glaciers.
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Ice Climbing

We have winter and summer ice climbing in Valdez.
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Flightseeing

See it all from above with a helicopter flightseeing tour.
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Explore the Sound

Explore Prince William Sounds amazing coastlines and sea life while kayaking.
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Berry Picking

If visiting Valdez in July and August enjoy the wild berries.
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Bicycling

From fat biking, to mountain biking, to road biking the options are great.
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