AAA Editor Notes
Glacier Gardens Rainforest Adventure is at 7600 Glacier Hwy. A motorized shuttle takes passengers up Thunder Mountain through botanical gardens nestled in a lush Alaskan rain forest. Guests travel past streams, ponds, waterfalls and such flora as rhododendrons, Japanese maples and ferns. A scenic overlook at the 580-foot marker offers a spectacular view of the Mendenhall Valley and Chilkat Mountains.
Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.