Harbor seals sun on an ice floe in Tracy Arms.

Marine Mammals - Sea Otters and Whales

See the remarkable variety of wildlife that calls the Tongass National Forest home.

  • Enjoy a comfortable ride in a covered and heated boat on the way to the Tongass National Forest.
  • Search for native species, from sea otters and Steller sea lions to eagles and humpback whales.
  • Gain valuable knowledge about the wildlife and local area from the specialist guides.
  • Get fantastic photo opportunities and take home special memories of your experience within the Tongass National Forest.
  • Season

    Available all year

  • Difficulty level

    Level 2: Moderate - some mobility needed

  • Duration


  • Min. passengers


  • Max. passengers


  • Booking code


  • From

    289 €

  • Please note

    Lunch is included (sandwich and a snack)

Wrangell’s animals 

Join your captain and biologist guides for a boat ride through the waterways of the Tongass National Forest, where wild nature rules. Your expert captain and guide will decide on the best wildlife to see, and wherever you go, you’ll want to keep your camera ready. Whether the humpback whales are feeding on sand lance and herring, or the Steller sea lions are fighting over the best sunning spots, you’re in for a treat.

Practical information: 

  • Remarks/requirements: Lunch is included (sandwich and a snack) 
  • Language: English 
  • Walking information: Guests must be able to navigate the ladder from the boat for access to the beach for bathroom purposes. 
  • Wheelchair accessible: No