Channel Islands Marine Park Paddle


Imagine an uninhabited island landscape of lush and vibrant temperate rainforest, exquisite snow-capped peaks and flowing glaciers. Your neighbors may be feeding humpbacks, curious sea lions, playful porpoise, soaring eagles or other wildlife.

Channel Islands Marine Park Paddle Juneau Alaska

Water taxi transport will take you on a 20 minute ride over an inland water crossing to a private cove on Lincoln Island in the protected Channel Islands Marine Park.

Explore this remote wilderness by kayak and trail, as your guide leads you on a paddle adventure and hike through the rainforest to hidden observation points.

Relax at our island base camp and enjoy a healthy snack while taking in the magnificent scenery. From both water and land, you may see humpback whales, harbor seals, steller sea lions; dall’s porpoise; harbor porpoise; orca; and numerous bird species including bald eagles and blue heron, and deer or river otters along the shore. Throughout this trip, our expert guides and boat captain will share their local knowledge of the area and interesting information about the wildlife and their behaviors. Be prepared to take in the beauty of glaciers in the distance and the majestic mountains of the Chilkat and Coast Ranges.

Expert guides and boat captain will share their local knowledge and interesting information about wildlife and their behaviors.

Expect views of distant glaciers and the spectacular Chilkat and Coast mountain ranges and a unique and serene outdoor activity. This is the preeminent Southeast Alaska paddling and island adventure.

Family friendly and suitable for all experience levels. This eco-adventure is sure to provide a new perspective on the world of remote Southeast Alaska!


Other Information

Trip Activities: Boating, kayaking, light hiking

Duration: About 6.5 hours

Tour Operator Provides: Transportation from/to cruise ship harbor, professional guide and boat captain, water taxi to Channel Islands, tandem kayaks (individual kayaks require private trip), all necessary paddling equipment, rain gear, rubber boots, required permits, gourmet snacks, bottled water

You Bring: Dress in warm layers, sunglasses, and sunscreen

Special Notes

Call or email to check pricing and request reservation: #ABAK-5