Discover a botanical garden paradise nestled in the midst of the mighty Tongass Rainforest. These rare northern Alaskan botanical gardens feature the widely acclaimed Upside Down Flower Towers made from recycled rainforest debris from a previous landslide on the property. Guided tours aboard easily accessible shuttles escort you through beautifully designed landscapes and into the heart of the Alaskan temperate rainforest where you will learn all about this fascinating environment. Breathtaking scenic views of Juneau and the Mendenhall Valley wait 580ft atop Thunder Mountain. Look into an active Alaskan Bald Eagles nest from our Visitor's Center atrium adorned with captivating hanging gardens and floral delights unlike any you have ever seen. A complete garden gift shop and cafe is located in our atrium for your enjoyment.