Discover an authentic, wild Alaska unreachable by the big ships

Exploring the southern regions of Southeast Alaska on our expedition is an unrivalled experience. Navigate narrow channels like Behm and Blake, Walker Cove in Misty Fjords, Eastern Passage, and Wrangell Narrows. Lower Zodiacs to explore places like Hole in the Wall State Marine Park on Prince of Wales Island and drop kayaks and paddleboards into salmon-studded waters to trace the rugged, wildlife-rich shorelines of Kupreanof and Kuiu Islands.

  • Leave the ship every day with active options for exploring Alaska's wildness up close

  • Venture by Zodiac into a fjord choked with blue ice from Leconte or Baird Glacier and walk along the shoreline among the ice sculptures stranded on the beach

  • Sail Behm Canal into Misty Fjords National Monument in search of humpbacks, killer whales and sea lions, then hike the moss-draped cedar and Sitka spruce forest of nearby islands

  • Visit a tribal house and a beach famous for native petroglyphs on remote Wrangell Island, or take a jet boat excursion up the Stikine River.

  • Whale-watch daily from the bow of our small ship, and witness breaching humpbacks and orcas on the hunt.

  • Explore Ketchikan’s local port with its vast fleet and thriving commercial fishery.

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Duration

6 Days

Price

From $4,660 per person
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Dates

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Every day you’ll get off the ship to explore on these active expeditions. Hike, kayak, cruise by Zodiac, stand-up paddleboard. Choose hikes bushwhacking through the woods or take a more leisurely stroll with a naturalist to identify the flora and fauna and share stories.

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Juneau, Alaska

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Ketchikan, Alaska

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Ketchikan, Alaska

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Juneau, Alaska

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Every day you’ll get off the ship to explore on these active expeditions. Hike, kayak, cruise by Zodiac, stand-up paddleboard. Choose hikes bushwhacking through the woods or take a more leisurely stroll with a naturalist to identify the flora and fauna and share stories.

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iStock-519622494-C.pngJoin us aboard the June 13, 2022, and August 12, 2022, departures of Wild Alaska Escape: Juneau to Ketchikan for specially-designated Photography Expeditions. National Geographic photographer Rich Reid and a roster of certified photo instructors will guide you on photo-specific outings and provide help with gear, composition, light, and more. 

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