Jet Boat Adventure from Skagway
Travel the Chilkat River in a Jet Boat
Explore miles of tributaries on the stunning, glacially carved Chilkat River system. A local professional guide/naturalist ensures your comfort every step of the way and provides entertaining, informative narration about living in Haines and why they love it. This Haines shore excursion is ideal for nature lovers and adventurers. When you arrive, be sure to enjoy the amazing scenery around you. From the mountains to the Chilkoot Inlet, to the quaintness of Haines, this town is known as Alaska's Adventure Capital. Ask any local and they will agree!
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 scenic drive to the Jet Boat Facility where they have all the necessary amenities for your comfort.
The adventure part of your Skagway tour is next! Your friendly local guide/naturalist and certified Captain will take you on a jet boat journey through a small portion of the Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve on a powerful, yet quiet and uncovered boat for the best views of wildlife, scenery and amazing photo opportunities. Moose are often the highlight of the tour along with bald eagles and their massive nests dotting the river banks. The captain will stop the boat when water depths allow, so you can capture an Alaskan photo for the ages!
This Haines excursion is designed for small groups, ensuring comfort and maximum attention from your guide/naturalist. Warm and friendly staff provide exceptional customer service. A riverside picnic lunch will be provided before returning to the ferry and your waiting cruise ship in Skagway. Book today for an Alaskan experience of a lifetime and leave with an appreciation for this beautiful place that the Locals love to call their home.