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Take in the glacier views around Palmer, AK

About The Adventure

The goal of this guided off-road ATV adventure may be visiting the stunning glassy castles of Alaska but on this ride, it’s how you get there that matters. For 3 exciting hours, you’ll experience the magnificent scenery that defines Alaska, including glimpses of rare wildlife (we hope!), plus of course views of the mighty Knik Glacier. First-time riders are especially welcome on this ATV tour, where you will receive safety and orientation training so you can safely enjoy your time on the trails.

Get to know
your ride

See the Can am Outlander in action.

What's included


  • Professional local tour guide
  • Orientation and safety briefing
  • Helmets
  • Goggles
  • Dust mask
  • Gloves
  • Boots
  • Rain gear
  • Hot lunch and water

What to pack


  • Bring your phone/camera to take pictures.
  • Small bag or knapsack, if you like.


Driver: 16 years old and plus
Passenger: No age restrictions
Note that the maximum amount of weight an ATV can accommodate is a total of 300 pounds

We always recommend layers, jeans or comfortable pants, socks, and then a t-shirt and a hoodie or warmer layer over top. We will have rain gear, mud boots, helmets, goggles, and gloves for you.

No experience is necessary.

You have up to 30 days before your tour date to cancel without penalty. Advance reservations are highly recommended.

Yes. You can have a private excursion as a day trip or an all-inclusive multi-day private tours.

We have always cleaned and sanitized all of our gear which we have continued to do through the COVID-19 process.

We provide a safety briefing and orientation to ATVs.

Round trip transportation between Anchorage and our Palmer office is available for an additional $75 per person, (minimum of 2).

Our Outfitter

Alaska Backcountry Adventure Tours is a family owned and operated company. Since 2000, the goal has always been to provide an unforgettable experience to our guests and for everyone to feel like family when they leave. We operate with new machines, new gear, and the best guides. We were recently voted the best in our area for sightseeing tours and we want to live up to that.

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