This unique journey combines a scenic float trip (no white water) through the world famous Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve with a spectacular fjord cruise. En route to the Preserve, you will cruise Alaska's deepest fjord, with its sheer walls and beautiful waterfalls. You'll see historic Haines and Fort Seward before you float quietly down the river through the heart of the Preserve, home of the world's largest gathering of bald eagles. It's also home to moose, bears and wolves. Towering mountains, hanging glaciers, lush forests and fresh air will surround you. Expert guides will share their knowledge of the unique ecosystems and the area's native history. Then, be treated to a delicious picnic-style lunch. This is an unforgettable adventure into the grandeur of Alaska!
Minimum age is 7 years. Maximum weight is 350 lbs. A rain poncho, life jacket and rubber boots will be provided. Wear a warm jacket and bring an extra pair of socks. Excursion starts when waters are high enough to accommodate the rafts. Tour duration includes transfer via fast ferry from Skagway to Haines, 45 minutes each way. Dietary accommodations can be made when requested 48 hours in advance.