Gold Fever Experience: Gold Panning & Alaska Sled Dogs (Wheelchair Accessible)

3.25 hours | Skagway | S G Y - 3 5 6
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Points of Interest

  • Dog Sledding
  • Gold Rush History
Wheelchair Accessible, Shopping Opportunities, Easy activity

Description

Be sure to read the Special Notes further down this page for important requirements and restriction.

Welcome to the Klondike. On this tour, you'll have a fun-filled experience as you take part in your own Klondike Gold Rush. Your adventure begins as you board your motorcoach with a costumed guide for a ride through the historic streets of downtown Skagway to Dredge Town. Once there, learn about the state sport of dog mushing and enjoy a modern sled dog demonstration. You'll also get to meet, and interact with, the dogs and their puppies. Next, gather your supplies for adventure and enter the Gold Rush Training Camp. Learn to extract paydirt, help sluice it and assay the results. Interact with costumed characters and see the Sixty Mile Dredge, used if for mining in the Yukon. Claim your own fortune when you learn the art of panning for gold and practice in warm water troughs. You can count on striking it rich!

Special Notes:

The content of this tour is identical to SGY-355. Only guests using a wheelchair can book this tour, as it ensures accessible transportation. Due to the specialized nature of some lift-equipped vehicles, priority is given to guests using a wheelchair and one companion only; additional companions may be required to travel on the transportation provided for tour SGY-355. Bookings not marked with an accessibility requirement will be removed from the tour's inventory.

This tour can accommodate manual and electric wheelchairs. The lift on the vehicle can accommodate a maximum weight of 600 lbs., maximum length of 40 inches and maximum width of 27 inches. Passengers with disabilities must contact the onboard Tour Office at least 48 hours prior to the excursion to ensure arrangements can be made to meet their particular needs. Please be sure to read the "Accessible Cruising" information on the home page of Princess.com.

Provided: guaranteed gold

Unaccompanied Minor Policy: Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Details

Tour timeline may vary to avoid overcrowding, etc.

Tour to Dredge Town

  • Transport type: Motorcoach
  • Transport Capacity: 45
  • Travel time: 00:15
  • Air conditioned: Yes
  • Steps: 3
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Restroom available: Yes
  • Shopping available: No
  • Photo/video restrictions: No
  • Photo/video opportunity: Yes

Dredge Town attractions: sled dog tour presentation, Gold Rush training camp and gold panning

  • Time at site: 02:45
  • Inside visit: No
  • Air conditioned: No
  • Walking distance: 80
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Restroom available: Yes
  • Shopping available: Yes
  • Photo/video restrictions: No
  • Photo/video opportunity: Yes

Tour back to cruise ship pier

  • Transport type: Motorcoach
  • Transport Capacity: 45
  • Travel time: 00:15
  • Inside visit: Yes
  • Air conditioned: Yes
  • Steps: 3
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Restroom available: Yes
  • Shopping available: No
  • Photo/video restrictions: No
  • Photo/video opportunity: Yes