Visit the Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve and take a relaxing trip down the river in an inflatable raft.
Enjoy a narrated drive up the Haines Highway and see historic Haines and Fort William H. Seward on the way.
See native wildlife, like moose and swans in the marshlands, and eagles, bears, and wolves by the river.
Relax and take in the view as you float through the heart of the Bald Eagle Preserve.
Be treated to a picnic lunch before returning to Haines and joining your ship at the pier.
Available all year
Level 2: Moderate - some mobility needed
A picnic lunch is provided; restrooms are available at the pier, and there are outhouses at the river put-in and take-out; warm and weatherproof layers are recommended
Take a transfer to the Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve, and after a safety talk and lifejacket fitting, your river float adventure begins. Float silently downstream aboard inflatable rafts and spot predators drawn by the salmon: eagles, bears and maybe even wolves. Admire the preserve’s incredible beauty, with its towering mountains, hanging glaciers, and lush forests. After your float, you'll enjoy a picnic.
Remarks/requirements: A picnic lunch is provided; restrooms are available at the pier, and there are outhouses at the river put-in and take-out; warm and weatherproof layers are recommended
Menu: Variety of sandwiches, crisps, cookies, fruit, and hot and cold drinks