Enjoy a motor assisted canoe on the Chilkoot Lake taking in the serenity of the lake with fantastic photo opportunities.
Motor assisted canoeing on the Chilkoot Lake.
Fantastic photo opportunities.
Explore inlets, coves and salmon spawning.
Picnic on the beach.
Level 3: Active - good mobility needed
Appropriate warm layered clothing and rainproof jacket.
This half-dayexcursion, whichincludes 1.5 hoursonthe water, begins by embarkingon a scenic drive from downtownHainespastLutakInlet and intotheChilkoot River Valley. At Chilkoot Lake, you’llbeginwith a safety briefing, paddlinginstruction and a fitting for a personal flotationdevice. You’ll be stepping into a Voyageurcanoe, which is stable, comfortable and quiet; perfect for observingnature’ssplendor and thewildlifethatabounds in peacefulChilkoot Lake. These motor-assistedcanoesarebuiltusingsimilardimensions as thecanoes used by trappers and gold miners at the turn ofthecentury. Powered by eitherpaddle or motor, theVoyageurcanoes offers theopportunity to paddle in theserenityofChilkoot Lake and let the motor do theworkwhen it is time for relaxing and taking photographs. You’ll be outonthe water for about 1.5 hoursexploringtheinlets, coves, salmonspawningstreams and numerous waterfalls that spill offthemountainsintothe lake. Afterenjoyingthebeautifulviewsonthe lake, we’llreturn to Haines and serve a picnic-style lunch at an oceanbeach location.
Included: Picnic lunch – A variety of sandwiches, chips, cookies, fruit, hot and cold drinks.
Remarks/requirements: Appropriate warm layered clothing and rainproof jacket.