Fjords of the Inside Passage
(1 – 5 days)
Haines sits at the top of the Lynn Canal, one of the longest and deepest fjords in the world. This area offers excellent kayaking for beginners and experts alike. The beaches are wild and pristine, with more chance of seeing wildlife than people. Marine life includes Humpback and Orca Whales, Sea Otters, Sea lions, Seals, Salmon, Eagles, Waterfowl and more. The sandy beaches make for great campsites and the towering mountains add spectacular scenery. Our guides are trained naturalists and excellent instructors who enjoying sharing their knowledge of the area. Join us for a memorable adventure into this unique marine environment. All equipment is provided and beginners are welcome. Please contact us for more details.
HAINES: Haines, Alaska is the starting/finishing place for this trip. Haines is a small community located along the fjords at the top of the Inside Passage. The natural beauty and wilderness access found here are responsible for Haines’ reputation as a center for wilderness adventure in Alaska.
THE LYNN CANAL: The Lynn Canal is one of the longest, deepest fjords in the world. It offers pristine beaches, abundant marine life, and dramatic vistas. Our trips take place around the Chilkat Peninsula and in Chilkat State Park. There are a number of islands where we often camp. In addition we may paddle to the Glacier Point and hike to the face of the Davidson Glacier.
SEA KAYAKING: Our sea kayaking programs are based in Haines. They focus on quality paddling time, and allow us to visit some of the Inside Passages most beautiful places. The boats are stable and fun. No experience is required to join us for a trip.
LENGTH: We offer trips from half-day to 5 days in the Haines area. Often we can run a custom trip with just 2 people. We can also combine a sea kayak trip with a few days of mountaineering, ice climbing, rafting, skiing, or Mountain Biking. Please contact us for details.
INCLUDED: High quality kayaking equipment including: Necky Kayaks, Aqua Bound Paddles, Lotus Design Life Jackets, Sea Line Dry Bags, Quality Spray Skirts, Kelty Tents, Transportation in Haines, all food during the trip, instructors/guides, park fees and camping equipment.
NOT INCLUDED: Airfare to/from Haines, hotel and food in Haines, and personal equipment.
ADDITIONAL TRAVEL OPTIONS: Haines based programs can easily be combined with rafting, glacier trekking, climbing, and mountain bike trips.
DATES/PRICES: Please see our schedule for current dates and prices information.