Private Chilkoot Lake Wildlife Kayak Tour from Haines

Chilkoot Lake Wildlife Kayaking Haines
Excursion Highlights:
  • Immerse in nature's splendor on this serene outdoor adventure, featuring pristine turquoise lake, snow-capped mountains and a rich wildlife.
  • Gear up for a thrilling kayaking experience, perfect for beginners and seasoned paddlers, with expert guidance provided.
  • Experience close encounters with wildlife including bald eagles, brown bears, migratory birds and salmon, in a safe and controlled environment.
  • Seasonal delights on offer – from wildflowers and bald eagles in summer to brown bears feeding at water's edge in the fall.
  • Enjoy a picturesque seaside drive to and from the Chilkoot Lake State Park, making for a memorable 4-hour private tour.
From $404.00/person to $1,019.00/person (Select "Individuals" below) Price varies based on number of individuals in your group
Choose Options My Cruise Itinerary
Shore Excursion Size ? Private
Shore Excursion Type Scenic, Active
Shore Excursion Duration 4 Hours
Activity Level ? Moderate
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? If you are arriving by cruise ship, this tour departs from the cruise ship pier. If you are staying in a hotel, custom pick-up is provided from hotels within a 3-mile radius of downtown Haines. Please enter your desired pick-up location above.
Food/Beverage Provided Not Included
Recommended Dress We recommend dressing in layers, with the top layer being waterproof, as this tour operates in all weather conditions. We also suggest wearing sensible walking shoes that may get wet. Please bring a reusable water bottle as water refills will be provided periodically throughout the tour.
Restrictions This tour is not wheelchair accessible, as it includes walking over uneven terrain and ascending steps to board the transportation. The minimum age to participate is seven years old and the maximum weight per passenger is 250 lbs.

Escape the crowds for some down time in nature as you enjoy a seaside drive to Chilkoot Lake State Park. This park boasts important Tlinglit cultural sites and a picture-perfect turquoise lake and salmon-filled river with a stunning backdrop of snow-capped mountains. Once at the lake you will be expertly fitted with your gear, then take to the lake in a sturdy sea kayak for a memorable time on the water.

Glide past huge waterfalls and the lush, green forest full of wildlife including bald eagles, brown bear, migratory birds and more. Be sure to bring your camera! Depending on the season, the lake will wow visitors with wildflowers, bald eagles and sockeye salmon (June and July) to brown bears that come to the water's edge to feed (August and September). You guide will do his best to get you up close and personal to the wildlife in a safe manner for both you and the animals.

This kayaking tour is perfect for beginners and seasoned paddlers alike; newbies will take to the water quickly following a brief lesson on the basics, while more established paddlers can work on their stroke and canoe maneuvering skills.

After kayaking you will enjoy a scenic ride back to Haines and your ship. Go ahead, recharge your mind and soul when you book this 4 hour private tour now.