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Dyea Dave Tours

Skagway, AK 99840-1104
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Please train your new guides before setting them out on tours!

Our plans on our day in Skagway (7 am to 3:30 pm) was to take a train up to Fraser with a tour... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
BostonBruins33
,
Easton, Massachusetts
Would Use Again

We booked this group based on trip advisor reviews. Everything went smoothly and Deb was our driver... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Alicia P
,
Ship Bottom, New Jersey
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
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“emerald lake” (169 reviews)
“great tour” (38 reviews)
“train station” (26 reviews)
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Skagway, AK 99840-1104
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"emerald lake"
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"great tour"
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"train station"
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"cruise ship"
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"in town"
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"passenger van"
in 7 reviews
"black beans"
in 23 reviews
"lunch stop"
in 10 reviews
"small bus"
in 11 reviews
"the white pass train"
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"return journey"
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"taking the train"
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"entire tour"
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"mountain goats"
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"alaska sign"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our plans on our day in Skagway (7 am to 3:30 pm) was to take a train up to Fraser with a tour minibus back using Dyea Dave tours. We were met promptly by Dave's new guide (Rose?) at the cruise dock. She took six...More

Thank BostonBruins33
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We booked this group based on trip advisor reviews. Everything went smoothly and Deb was our driver for the day. She picked us up right at the cruise port and we did the Emerald Lake tour with the bus up and train back. I highly...More

Thank Alicia P
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Dyea Dave was not well so we were given to Emerald Lake Tours (so this is more of a review for them - I assume Dave will be giving them all his tours for the foreseeable future from what was told to me.) Felt very...More

Thank carylmoore
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dyea Dave tours is an awesome experience. We came on a cruise ship in May to Skagway. We had booked our tour before our trip. We found Chris right away when we got off and found out we were his only customers for the day....More

1  Thank Laura V
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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

A wonderful experience. Kathy was very helpful when booking the tour. While on the tour Deb engaged us with information about the history of the area and her perspectives on living in the community. We returned to Skagway from Fraser on the train. Perfect sequence;...More

1  Thank SeetheUS66
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

We decided on DYEA Dave tours for a tour to the Emerald Lake....booking with Kathy was efficient who was chatty & gave me lots of information. We booked train tickets online for the return to Skagway. Kathy met us at the dock to take us...More

3  Thank travelbugDelhi
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

We came up last year and SAS took us on the Emerald Lake tour if was great .This year it ended up just the two of us and really didn't want to do the lake again. We said just show us around .We dove out...More

Thank dugMapleRidgeBC
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

We were looking for a short, private tour of Skagway and after doing some research we came upon Dyea Dave Tours. It was just what we were looking for. I contacted them by email and received an immediate response. They offer a few different tours,...More

Thank MFCDBC
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

We took a tour to Emerald Lake with Dyea Dave while on an Alaskan Cruise in September. We had a hiccup in that our cruise ship could not dock in Skagway, but instead had to dock in Haines. This was a 45 minute ferry ride...More

1  Thank OrangeKitty43
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great time with Dyea Dave while in Skagway during a AK cruise. The trip up to Emerald lake was incredible with lots of stops for pics along the way.

Thank Josh S
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smitsted
20 April 2017|
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Response from oztravelagent | Reviewed this property |
Because there is no sign and if you get off the ship early, there may not be anyone there walking around with a top-hap on. They should have a designated meeting spot with the tour operator names listed ....but they dont... More
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Horse-lover000
10 March 2017|
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Response from dugMapleRidgeBC | Reviewed this property |
The last cruise ship in the area is usually late Sept.Everything in town is closed up tight.We did our last trip in the third week of Sept and the shops were selling off and said there was one more ship scheduled after us... More
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herewegoWestport_CT
22 July 2016|
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Response from Debbie K | Reviewed this property |
I corresponded with the Dyea Dave company through their on-line web site. Their Skagway touring options were listed there.
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