Alyeska Tram a Self-Guided Tour is for those who enjoy getting away from the crowd and explore on their own and at their pace. Best way to spend the day in Girdwood!
BIRD CREEK TO GIRDWOOD BIKE TOUR
- Person Ages 5+
Rent a Bike and Enjoy!
This Self-Guided Bike Tour from Bird Creek to Girdwood is ideal for the independent traveler. After renting your bike (Downtown Bicycle Rental is at 4th & C), meet up in front of Visitor Center at 4th & F at or about 11:15 am. After securing bike(s) to back of our van (holds up to four bikes) we depart at 11:30 a.m. Scenic 50 minute drive down the first half of Turnagain Arm (that doesn’t have a bike path) to Bird Creek where the “Bird to Gird” trail begins. Bike on paved/dedicated path along Turnagain Arm to the ski town of Girdwood. In Girdwood there are numerous places to enjoy a meal. There’s also the option of riding Alyeska Ski Resort’s high speed tram with an elevation gain of 2025 feet to take in stunning views. Time your activities in Girdwood so that you’re back at the intersection of the Seward Highway and Glacier Highway by 5:45 p.m. where we will pick you and your bike(s) up and bring you back.
If biking this distance is too strenuous, there’s more than enough charge in the battery of an ebike to help you tackle it effortlessly.