Adventure Tags: Alaska
Cruise with local Alaskans on a lovingly restored 12 passenger research yacht. Explore rugged coastal wilderness of Alaska’s Inside Passage from the gold rush capitol Juneau to the Scandinavian fishing village of Petersburg. Cruise among an island studded marine wilderness managed by the Tongass National Forest. Visit Frederick Sound,Baranof Wilderness, Tracy Arm-Ford’s Terror Wilderness, including Endicott Arm. Spring cruises in May also include several days of up close exploration inside Glacier Bay National Park. Days are spent kayaking, exploring ashore, and looking for wildlife, while evenings offer quiet solitude in secluded anchorages, a hot shower and warm bed. An Alaska cruise aboard the Catalyst is like having your own floating wilderness lodge, run by local Alaskans.
Experience the very best of Alaska in just over a week: the stunning seacoast teeming with marine wildlife, a cozy ecolodge nestled in the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, our exclusive seacoast lodge situated within Kenai Fjords National Park, and time to explore the splendors of Denali.
This trip is an in-depth exploration of the magical world of two national parks: Kenai Fjords and Denali. This hassle-free Monday through Sunday itinerary is ideal for those who wish to experience two of Alaska’s most stunning national parks with an engaged, participatory style of travel. Begin by exploring the spectacular seacoast, seeking out massive glaciers and abundant marine wildlife; then, travel north, and venture deep within the Kantishna region of the famed Denali National Park. Complemented by cozy lodging and stays in the charming towns of Seward and Talkeetna, the Alaska Coast to Denali Journey is a comprehensive Alaska adventure.