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“rachel”(10 reviews)
“heli”(2 reviews)
The Mindful Marmot is an Alaskan Hiking and Yoga adventure company. We bring your yoga practice into the great Alaskan outdoors and combine it with different adventures such as hiking, helicopter flight seeing, and more. We offer day trips and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Seward, AK
+1 907-717-9167
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Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Rachel guided us on a kayaking/hiking trip to Caine's Head where we enjoyed a picnic lunch overlooking the bay.. Knowing that Rachel also guides what I like to called heli-yoga trips, we jumped at the opportunity.. It was an absolutely perfect day with a fantastic...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Road21070602522
Reviewed 9 October 2018

We met Rachel randomly during our travels in Seward. What a friendly and welcoming person! She invited us to her yoga class the next morning and we scheduled a private yoga class with her for the day after. Traveling to Alaska the first week of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Debi C
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I found Rachel's yoga retreat at a cafe in Seward, AK and am so happy I did! We took a ferry out to Kayaker's Cove, and being on the water at all in Alaska makes me happy :) We had 2 yoga sessions per day...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kristin W
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Our first adventure in Seward was a guided hike to Mt. Marathon Bowl with Rachel. The hike itself was absolutely wonderful, meandering through thick greenery with a serene fog falling over us. Rachel is super knowledgeable about the area and is clearly passionate about sharing...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rachel R
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely weekend filled with adventures and new friends. All the stress of preparing for a weekend away was graciuosly taken care of by the instructor, Rachel. Meals were yummy, healthy and accommodated special dietery needs. The yoga sessions were invigorating and challenging....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Vanessa V
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Rachel led a great guided hike on the Tonsina Point Trail. I was a solo traveler on my Alaska adventures and she was very flexible and accommodating with my schedule. Most outfits don't like to book a solo traveler, but with Rachel -- no problem!...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

I went with Rachel on a hike to the Mount Marathon Bowl and she led a one-hour yoga practice when we reached the bowl. Rachel is really fun to talk to and I'm glad that I had a guide to do this hike since it...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Just got back from a two night yoga kayaking trip with The MINDFUL MARMOT. It was a weekend of firsts for me and I loved every minute of it! The location and accommodations were fantastic- isolated forested cove off Resurrection Bay with a charming two...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I just took Rachel's Heli Yoga excursion to the Marathon Bowl, and it was everything I hoped it would be! The helicopter ride was gorgeous and the best commute to yoga anyone could have! The scenery was out of a storybook - with stunning imagery,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Elyse1122
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful way to spend a morning. The hike up Mt. Marathon was invigorating. Once we reached the bowl we found a soft spot near the creek to practice yoga. Rachel is a wonderful instructor. The mix of yoga and nature on the top...More

Thank Linnea H
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