Explore miles of tributaries on the stunning, glacially-carved Chilkat River system. A professional guide ensures your comfort every step of the way and provides entertaining, informative narration. This shore excursion is ideal for nature lovers and adventurers.
Start your Skagway day tour with a beautiful glacial fjord ferry ride to the town of Haines, known as Alaska's adventure capital. Enjoy a brief tour of this charming town, stopping at "Picture Point" for memorable photos of the Historic Fort William H. Seward with the Chilkat Mountains as a backdrop.
The adventure part of your tour is next. Your friendly guide drives you up the Haines Scenic Byway to the private property of River Adventures. Prepare for your jet boat journey through the Chilkat Bald eagle Preserve on a powerful, quiet, and uncovered boat for the best views of wildlife, scenery, and photo opportunities. Moose are often the highlight of the tour, along with bald eagles and their massive nests dotting the river banks.
If you encounter a moose, bear, or any other interesting wildlife, your guide can stop the boat for you to capture an Alaska photo for the ages! This Skagway excursion is designed for small groups, ensuring comfort and maximum attention from guides. Warm and friendly staff provide exceptional customer service. Lunch is provided in a covered, heated pavilion. Book today for the Alaska experience of a lifetime!
Definitely could've done without the additional van tour of Haines City. Guide was nice and knowledgeable. Boat ride and scenery nice. No wildlife other than eagles which we can see at home.