Embark on a small boat tour of Cordova waterfront and Orca Inlet and learn about the ecology of the region and Cordova’s fishing community.
Enjoy a small boat tour of Cordova Waterfront and Orca Inlet.
See Cordova’s fishing harbor and historic canneries.
Many species of birds.
See salmon spawning streams.
Level 3: Active - good mobility needed
Appropriate warm layered clothing according to weather conditions and comfortable shoes.
For more than 100 years Cordova has been a commercial fishing town. On the waterfront there are four working processing plants that buy salmon, halibut, crab, cod and sablefish from local fishermen. We will see working plants as well as historic canneries. Orca Inlet is a rich environment which is home to many species of birds and well as sea otters and sea lions. There are also salmon spawning streams that flow directly into Orca Inlet. You’llseemanyofthesewondersofthenorth.
Remarks/requirements: Appropriate warm layered clothing according to weather conditions and comfortable shoes.