Anchorage & Beyond

Half – Day

Private-Custom Anchorage Tours

12:30 PM – 4:30 PM


Tour Highlights:

  • Our Anchorage tours are customized for you
  • Photograph the best scenery in and around Anchorage
  • Search for Alaska wildlife along Turnagain Arm
  • Learn about the exciting history of the Anchorage area and the best activities to enjoy on your own


Tour Description:

Explore the stunning landscapes of the Anchorage area and beyond with an experienced local Guide!

Journey to the lesser-known gems of the greater Anchorage area, Turnagain Arm or Matanuska Valley.  Vibrant Alaskan culture and wildlife may all be found on our half-day private journey.

This shorter excursion is perfect for those arriving on a morning flight or cruise that are looking for something to do before they can check into their hotel room for the night. The tour includes: photographing the best scenery in and around anchorage, searching for wildlife, driving along the scenic Turnagain Arm, hiking in Chugach State Park, stopping at waterfalls and perhaps even seeing Beluga Whales in Cook Inlet.

Our Half-Day Anchorage tours include a complimentary stop at the best local ice cream shop in Anchorage!

What’s Included:

  • 4 hour private, custom tour with a local Alaskan Guide
  • Pickup/Drop-off at any Anchorage location
  • Great snacks, local glacier water and Alaskan caribou
  • Local ice cream stop

Tour Price:

  • $575 flat rate, up to 7 people
    • Plus $30 per person activity and access fee*

* Activity fee includes access and admission fees to Chugach State Park 


About Us:

Wild Journeys’ staff is a diverse team of year-round locals that have been guiding in Alaska throughout their professional careers.  Our passion is sharing authentic and unique Alaskan experiences with adventure seekers.  We introduce our guests to the real, wild grandeur of Alaska.

We are tourism professionals, outdoor operations specialists, hunting guides, school teachers, commercial fishermen, gold prospectors, contractors, photographers, Arctic carpenters, commercial drone pilots, land surveyors and freelancers.

We treat all our guests as if they were our own family visiting Alaska; our guides will take you to the very same places, sometimes hidden gems, they would take their own family and friends.

Our Founder, Tim Cook, has been guiding Alaskan adventures for over 20 years.  Tim is the founder and owner of Wild Journeys, Alaska ATV Adventures and Arctic Air Expeditions.  His decades of experience working and living in rural Alaska inspired him to start a career in adventure tourism.  He began offering off the beaten path options to visitors that his family and locals enjoy.  He is most well-known for his world-class polar bear photography tours in the Alaskan high arctic polar region.