Juneau, Alaska is one of the most beautiful locations you will ever visit. The dynamic mountain ranges combined with the temperate rain forest has created one of the most diverse, and unique habitats on earth. Whether you’re looking to photograph epic landscapes or hope to have a close encounter with bears, Juneau, AK has it all.
Juneau Photo Tours
If you’re visiting Juneau and you’re a photographer, you want to go to the best locations. Peter Nestler was born and raised in Southeast Alaska and has spent a large amount of time hiking, exploring and photographing the Juneau area. Getting to the best locations is more than just knowing where to go. The weather in the Juneau, Alaska area is notoriously all over the map. Sometimes we have clear, sunny skies. Most of the time, it’s raining. Certain locations are best under specific conditions. We can help you get there.
We have limited availability for our Juneau Photo Tours since Peter Nestler likes to do them all personally. Contact us as soon as possible to see if he is available while you are here.
The Mendenhall Glacier is one of the most iconic locations in Juneau. Peter has explored this glacier for years and knows where to go for the best photographic opportunities. There are options as simple as looking out a car window, to long hikes that take you into an ice arch or cave. Different times of year have various options.
Photo Tour Opportunities
Peter is an accomplished photographer and has had his work featured in National Geographic. He has had years of experience photographing everything from landscapes to animals, abandoned mines to underwater cave systems. Below are a few options that are available in the Juneau area.
- Mountains (hiking or helicopter)
- Multi-day backpacking Treks
- Scuba (shipwrecks)
- And Much More!
Learn How to Take Better Pictures
Not only will you be taken to some of the best locations in Juneau, learn how to take epic images. Peter will be there personally to teach you how to take the dynamic types of pictures that he is known for. Don’t worry about skill level, he teaches basic through advanced levels and has over 20 years of teaching experience. If you’re in town for more than a few hours, we can also teach editing techniques to go along with your pictures.
Cruise Ship Passengers
If you’re in town for a few hours, Juneau Photo Tours can take you to the best locations for the day you are here. You have no control over what the weather is like on your day in Juneau. We will be happy to take you to the best spots for that day.
On your Juneau Photo Tour, we tailor our locations based on fitness level, so no need to worry about doing big hikes if you just want a short walk from the car. We will also make sure to get you back to your ship so you don’t miss your sailing (though an extra day in Juneau is never a bad thing).