Bears! Bears! Bears! Two bear-viewing tours are available from July through September.
Southeast Alaska is certain to charm everyone from nature lovers to photo enthusiasts alike. Climb aboard a floatplane for a bird’s-eye view of Ketchikan and its surrounding wilderness on your way to your destination.
Once you disembark, one of our friendly and experienced naturalist guides will provide you with a complimentary bottle of water and then lead your group on a short hike along a quarter-of-a-mile wilderness trail through the old growth Tongass National Rainforest. Along the way your guide will describe details of seasonal behavior and the habitat of the black bear and the lifecycle of their favorite meal, the Alaska salmon.
Watch the black bears feeding in their natural habitat from the secure, covered bear viewing area nearby. Be on the lookout for other wildlife — eagles, Sitka black-tailed deer, mink, marten, and seals all populate this area.