Haines, Alaska, US
Haines Adventure Hike
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Approximately 3½ Hours
Join this spectacular hiking adventure that immerses you in the incredible beauty of Southeast Alaska, where you will be surrounded by amazing mountain and ocean views.
Your adventure begins with a fascinating driving tour of the town, including Fort Seward National Historic Landmark and the parade grounds. Your guide will impart the interesting history and culture of the Haines area, including the local gold rush and chronicles of the Native Tlingits.
From the trailhead, spend the next three hours hiking, surrounded by views of towering, snow-capped mountains and Lynn Canal. Your naturalist guide will share his/her knowledge of the area’s flora and fauna, and the amazing glacial history of Alaska. You may see eagles, waterfowl, whales, seals, bears and moose. Each group is outfitted with binoculars to maximize your opportunities to see up-close the wildlife and the spectacular mountain and river scenery.
Midway through your hike you will take a beach break to enjoy a delicious smoked salmon snack and to take in the magnificent views. This is a great family experience and kids are welcome.
The exact hiking location may vary with weather conditions. Minimum age is 8 years. Not advisable for guests using a wheelchair or for those with mobility limitations. Wildlife sightings are likely but are not guaranteed.