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Snapshots from Taku Glacier Lodge

Snapshots from Taku Glacier Lodge

Thanks to HAL guests Dave and Nancy for sending in these great photos taken in Juneau, Alaska during their recent Westerdam cruise. Here are some photos from our trip this August aboard the Westerdam. These were taken at Taku Lodge outside of Juneau, one of the excursions we selected aboard ship. — Dave & Nancy

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Dogsledding in Juneau

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Dogsledding in Juneau

When I was in Juneau I knew there was one tour I had to do, the “Dog Sledding on the Mendenhall Glacier by Helicopter” tour. It’s one of those experiences where you know you will remember it forever, and I know I certainly will. Not only did I get to take a helicopter ride over…   read more of “Explorer’s…”

Beautiful Scenes in Juneau, Alaska

Beautiful Scenes in Juneau, Alaska

Thanks to HAL guest Nancy from Prescott, AZ, who recently cruised on Westerdam and sent in some beautiful pictures of the trip. Here are some photos from our Juneau port visit on August 22 aboard Westerdam. The food was divine, the service impeccable, and the trip exceeded our expectations. Can’t wait to do it all…   read more of “Beautiful Scenes in…”

Statendam Crew Glacier Adventure in Juneau

Statendam Crew Glacier Adventure in Juneau

On August 25, six Statendam crew members went on a Glacier Adventure by Helicopter excursion for an experience lifetime in Juneau, Alaska. At first we hiked around this new world and then we harnessed up and climbed up an ice cliff edge. We were very fortunate because it had been raining for several days prior…   read more of “Statendam Crew…”

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Climbing a Glacier

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Climbing a Glacier

My bucket list got shorter after the shore excursions to the Juneau Icefield to land on Mendenhall Glacier. The landscape was just incredible, white, blue, gray and black. Natural ice sculptures that demanded photos were everywhere. Every one of us made it up the wall where the view and exhilaration were equally fabulous. Joanne Gardner…   read more of “Explorer’s…”

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Flora in Juneau

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Flora in Juneau

This photo was taken in Juneau, Alaska, and won first place in the ship’s crew photo contest for the month of July 2011. I took this beside the docking area, and I really enjoy photographing the flora in Alaska and the Pacific. I was amazed by the vibrant colors. Michael Macaraeg Wine Attendant ms Zaandam

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Mendenhall Glacier Float Trip

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Mendenhall Glacier Float Trip

In Juneau, Alaska, several of the crew went on an unforgettable Mendenhall Glacier Float Trip. It’s available for guests as well, and it’s one of those experiences you never forget. We were so close to nature and got an amazing view of Mendenhall. We even got the thrill of some rapids! This certainly is a…   read more of “Explorer’s…”

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Humpback Whales in Alaska

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Humpback Whales in Alaska

A breaching humpback whale snapped in Juneau, Alaska. I took approximately 30 shots at the point where I thought it was going to breach, I got lucky! Jonathan Mercer Captain Nieuw Amsterdam