The Chilkoot Hike and Float Tour is a great family-oriented hiking adventure along the world famous Chilkoot Trail. This wilderness hike takes place in the heart of the Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park and is Skagway's most affordable hiking and rafting adventure tour.When your cruise ship docks, depart Skagway for a 10-mile (16 km) van tour along the coastline to the Chilkoot Trail trailhead and then enjoy 1.5 to 2 hours of hiking and 45 minutes on the raft. Have your camera ready for occasional wildlife sightings both on land and in the water.
• 4 hours
Join a 3-hour highlights tour of Skagway with a knowledgeable guide. Hear stories from the Gold Rush and see amazing waterfalls, azure glaciers and mountain views that seem to never end. Visit the Gold Rush Cemetery and a sub-arctic Alpine valley called Tormented Valley, where everything is dwarfed and distorted. Travel in comfort aboard a 24-passenger mini-bus with bucket seats and large windows, perfect for sightseeing along the way. Bring your passport.
• 3 hours
Combine sightseeing and river rafting on this relaxing Skagway shore excursion. Enjoy a beautiful 10-mile (16-km) drive along the coast to the Dyea Valley, an old Gold Rush settlement rich with history. On the drive, you may spot seals, eagles and other wildlife. See the start of the famous Chilkoot Trail, where thousands journeyed in pursuit of gold in 1898.
• 2.5 hours
While you’re in port in Skagway, learn the ancient art of blowing glass at Jewell Gardens! After watching a demonstration by an experienced glassblower, you can blow your own glass ornament to take home — a memorable souvenir of your Alaskan cruise. You’ll also have time to tour the organic flower garden and explore the glass gallery, where spectacular pieces of hand-blown glass are on display. The lesson is limited to six people, ensuring you enjoy a small-group experience.
• 2 hours
Join us for a fun-paced joy-ride through Skagway’s history. Smell the ocean breeze and enjoy the wind in your hair as you experience some of Alaska’s most pristine beauty. On this spectacular 3 hour, 15 mile ride through Skagway - following a stunning ocean road along the Taiya Inlet, you will have plenty of opportunity to take some beautiful photos and possibly even see some wild life.
• 3 hours
Always dreamed of going Dog Sledding? It's time to make that dream come true! Take a stunning trip into the Yukon Territory in comfort in our brand new 2015 Ford Transit Vans! Enjoy the beautiful scenery, look for wildlife and stop at several scenic view points on your way to Iditarod racer, Michelle Phillips' Mushers Camp! Once we have arrived at our destination, you will have plenty of time to hang out with some adorable Alaskan Husky puppies, explore the grounds and go for an exciting dogsled ride through the Yukon wilderness. This tour really has it all!
• 4.5 hours
Explore the first two miles of the Chilkoot Trail with your naturalist river guide who will then row you down the scenic Taiya river in one of our stable 18' rafts. Once your float trip is complete you'll enjoy a riverside snack and warm beverage. From here we'll board back into the van and venture up the White Pass north of Skagway for sweeping views of towering mountains, glaciers and alpine lakes. We'll return back through US customs and back to Skagway once we've made a photo stop at the "Welcome to Alaska" sign.
• 6 hours
Take a short, narrated drive through historic downtown Skagway and up the Klondike Highway where you will hike to the base of majestic rock cliffs recently smoothed by retreating glaciers. After receiving your equipment and safety orientation, you will rope up and start climbing the clean granite. No experience is necessary, choose from more than a dozen routes ranging from easy to very challenging. Each climb ends with a stunning aerial view of the Skagway River, The White Pass & Yukon Route Railway, and the surrounding wilderness. You will have the chance to climb routes matched to your ability level and then try a thrilling 70-foot rappel. Next up is a series of five exhilarating zip lines through the lush Alaska forest canopy. Our double cable system has a hands-free guide-controlled braking system which allows you to focus on having fun and not on braking yourself! This combination adventure gives you the excitement and thrill of two activities!
• 4.5 hours
Explore the beautiful waters of southeast Alaska on a kayaking trip of a lifetime. Board a high-speed catamaran for short 17-mile trip to Haines down the Lynn Fjord. Once in Haines, your expert guides will outfit you with all of the necessary gear and provide instruction for all ability levels. From there we'll experience the astonishing scenery of the Inside Passage by water as you paddle in your two-person kayak. Your adventure will wrap up with a beach side lunch with spectacular mountain and ocean views in the background.
• 6.5 hours
Explore the beautiful waters of southeast Alaska on a kayaking trip of a lifetime. Experience the astonishing scenery of the Inside Passage as you help paddle the voyageur canoe. Board a high-speed catamaran for short 17-mile trip to Haines down the Lynn Fjord. Once in Haines, your expert guides will drive you along the coastline and up the salmon-rich Chilkoot River to scenic Chilkoot Lake. Once at the lake you're receive all of the necessary equipment and instruction before heading out onto the water to explore the far reaches of the lake with your guide in a motor assisted voyageur canoe. Your adventure will wrap up with a beach side lunch with spectacular mountain and ocean views in the background before heading back to Skagway by catamaran.
• 6 hours