Be entertained with tales of the culture, natural history, and life in rural Alaska as you make your way to the private property of Chilkat River Adventures. You'll be outfitted with warm outerwear, then board a river boat for a journey through the Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve. Cruise along miles of tributaries of the stunning, glacially carved, braided Chilkat River system. The boat is powered by four stroke outboard jet motors and is uncovered for the best wildlife, scenery, and photography opportunities. Enjoy narration from your captain along the journey about the many amazing vistas surrounding you. Moose are often the highlight of the tour along with bald eagles with their massive nests that are dotted along the river banks. If you encounter a moose, bear or any other wildlife, make sure you notify your captain to get your Alaska photo of a lifetime! Leave with a meal and a new appreciation for Alaska's Wilderness and those who call it home.Description
Where the road ends, your adventure begins! Experience the true wilderness that Alaska is famous for on our narrated river tour in the heart of the Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve which explores miles of tributaries of the stunning glacially carved, braided Chilkat River system. Meet your guide and embark on a short tour of this quaint town with the Chilkat Mountains in the backdrop. Then it’s off to the adventure part of your tour as your guide drives you up the Haines Scenic Byway to the private property of River Adventures. This is where you prepare for your jet boat tour and your journey through the Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve. The boat is powered by very quiet four stroke outboard jet motors, and is uncovered for the best wildlife, scenery, and photography opportunities. Moose are often the highlight of the tour along with bald eagles with their massive nests that are dotted along the river banks. If you encounter a moose, bear or any other wildlife, your captain can stop the boat so you can get your Alaska photo of a lifetime!
This excursion offers everything in a small group setting of up to 24 guests maximum. Warm and friendly staff provide customer service at the highest level. Extra outerwear to stay warm and dry is provided as well as lunch in a covered, heated pavilion with modern facilities. So bring a smile and you will leave with memories, photos, and a greater appreciation for the Alaskan wilderness and the people who call it their home!Highlights
- Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
- See native wildlife in their natural environment
- Small group ensures personal service
- Family friendly
- Fully narrated tour
- Lunch included
: Haines, United StatesDuration
: 4 hours Voucher Redembtion
: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.