Alaska offers some of the most remote, breathtakingly pristine wilderness in North America. Here, traditional ways stand in contrast to expansive, mind-blowing natural wonder.

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Great opportunity for wildlife viewing in Tracy Arm Wilderness and Frederick Sound.

Explore El Capitan Cave - one of the largest mapped caves in the Americas.

Kayak, paddle board, skiff, and hike in Chatham Strait and Tongass National Forest.

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Day by day Itinerary

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Day 1

Ketchikan, Alaska

Welcome aboard! Cruise through the Tongass Narrows out of Ketchikan. (D)

Day 2

Tongass National Forest

Wake in a remote cove surrounded by breathtaking Tongass National Forest–the largest
national forest in the US. Take to the water to explore by kayak, paddle board or skiff. (B) (L) (D)

Day 3

El Capitan Passage/Prince of Wales Island

Take a walk on the wild side to El Capitan Cave, one of the largest mapped caves in the Americas. (B) (L) (D)

Day 4

Chatham Strait

Explore the intricate passages and shores along Chatham Strait’s Kuiu or Baranof Islands. Join your expedition team on (or in!) the water. B L D

Day 5

Frederick Sound

Lush forest, spectacular views and wildlife–they are all in abundance in Frederick Sound. With
many secluded coves to choose from. (B) (L) (D)

Day 6

The Brothers Islands /Stephen’s Passage

Plenty of wildlife viewing today. The Brothers, a pair of tiny, rocky islands at the confluence of Stephen’s Passage and Frederick Sound, are home to some of Alaska’s most abundant wildlife. (B) (L) (D)

Day 7

Tracy Arm Wilderness

At the end of Tracy Arm, a winding fjord with sheer granite walls, hundreds of cascading waterfalls and some of the largest icebergs in all of Alaska, sits the twin Sawyer Glaciers. (B) (L) (D)

Day 8


Your journey comes to an end in Juneau upon disembarkment.

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