The Great Alaskan Running Cruise is designed with every type of runner and walker in mind! You’ll actively explore “the Last Frontier with your own two feet, and take on the challenge of running or walking the beautiful trails in Anchorage, Juneau and Ketchikan, and a fun and amazing race in Skagway. Every event is well marked, safe and by the end of the week you’ll earn a big honkin’ Alaskan Medal!
We’ve wrapped this running and walking cruise around the authentic sites and activities in Anchorage, and as we float down Alaska’s Inside Passage including:
Enjoy extensive interaction with Coach Jenny and John at numerous social events, private dining with fellow GARC cruisers and a wonderful sense of camaraderie. In addition to all the wonderful activities aboard the Radiance of the Seas and in port.
|Date||Day||Port of Call||Arrive||Depart|
|July 22||Thursday||Anchorage, AK
Moosehead 5K Run/Walk – Pizza and Beer Party
|July 23||Friday||Seward, AK
|July 24||Saturday||Hubbard Glacier (cruising) and Clinics with Jenny and John|
|July 25||Sunday||Juneau, AK
The Glacier 5K, 10K and Half Marathon
|July 26||Monday||Skagway, AK
|July 27||Tuesday||Icy Strait Point, AK||7:00am||4:00pm|
|July 28||Wednesday||Ketchikan, AK
5K or 10K Trail Race through the Tongass National Forest
|July 29||Thursday||Cruising the Inside Passage, Rise and Shine Run/Walk and Coach Jenny Session|
|July 30||Friday||Vancouver, BC||7:00am|
*We offer group and team discounts! Ask us here.
$2,091 per person Double Occupancy
$3,007 Single Occupancy
Two lower beds convertible to one Royal King bed, flat panel TV, shower, safe. 165 sq ft
$2,285 per person Double Occupancy
$3,395 Single Occupancy
Ocean-view windows, two lower beds convertible to one queen-sized bed, flat panel TV, private bath with shower, safe. 164 sq ft
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Sitting area, private veranda, two lower beds convertible to one queen-sized bed, flat panel TV, shower, safe, mini-bar, refrigerator, floor-to-ceiling windows. 299 sq ft + 66 sq ft Verandah
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Concierge services, spacious sitting area, large private veranda, two lower beds convertible to a king-sized bed, 2 flat-panel TVs, shower/tub, safe, mini-bar, refrigerator, floor-to-ceiling windows 387 sq ft + 93 sq ft Verandah
PP = per person
Double = double occupancy cabin
Single = single occupancy cabin
3rd & 4th = guests sharing with two full-fare guests in the cabin are available on request.
Booking Deposit – A deposit of $500 per person is due with the completed cruise registration. The full balance is due March 25, 2021. If this application is received after March 25, 2021, the full amount of cruise will be charged.
The Great Alaskan Running Cruise is an exclusive group. In order to participate, you must book your cruise package through The Cruise & Vacation Authority / Alaskan Running Cruise office. Discounts are available for multiple registrations for running clubs and groups. Call for details.
Roommate Finder – If you are a single looking to share a cabin, please indicate this on the application and we will do our best to accommodate your request. You can also post to our private Facebook group for the already registered participants. Please note, if we are unable to arrange a roommate or if a roommate cancels, single rates will apply.
Air Travel – If you are scheduling your own air transportation, it is recommended to schedule your arrival into Anchorage leaving plenty of time for flight delays and arriving no later than 1:00 pm on Thursday, July 16th. Departure flight times should be arranged for after 11:00 am from Vancouver, BC on Friday, July 24th. If you need assistance with booking your air travel and ground transfers, please contact The Cruise & Vacation Authority – 1-888-484-4441.
If you are interested in a cabin category that waitlisted (full) and it does not open up, you will not be booked on this cruise. You will be contacted for approval prior to our booking of the cruise and charging payment if a waitlist cabin does open.
If you make a first choice which is waitlisted and a second choice which is not waitlisted, you will be booked on this cruise and payment will be charged at the time of booking. Full cancellation penalties will apply. If prior to sailing, the waitlist for your first choice does clear you will be moved into that cabin category and a refund will be processed or the additional funds will be charged.
Prior to February 23, 2021: $100 per person
February 23 – March 25, 2021: $500 per person
After March 25, 2021: 100% of cruise/package
*Cancellations must be received in writing by the date indicated. Fax or email is sufficient notification. Guests must confirm receipt by The Cruise & Vacation Authority. Failure to appear for embarkation for any reason constitutes a cancellation subject to full penalties. Note that all staterooms are non-smoking.
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*Royal Caribbean International reserves the right to impose a fuel supplement on all guests if the price of West Texas Intermediate fuel exceeds $65.00 per barrel. The fuel supplement for 1st and 2nd guests would be no more than $10 per guest per day, to a maximum of $140 per cruise; and for additional guests would be no more than $5 per person per day, to a maximum of $70 per cruise. Failure to appear for embarkation for any reason constitutes a cancellation subject to full penalties. New Policy: All staterooms are non-smoking.
Our Host hotel is located in the heart of Downtown Anchorage, a short taxi ride from the Anchorage (ANC) Airport. The Marriott is in an ideal location near the city’s most popular attractions. Popular attractions, downtown dining, and shopping are all within walking distance of the hotel.
This year we are offering three options! One, two, and three-night packages with options for hiking and other fun activities! Once you’re booked on the cruise, you will receive the detailed information for the Pre-Cruise Packages.