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Hike And Float Combo In Scenic Skagway (4 Hours 30 Minutes)

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Skagway, AK United States

Valid for Travel Now Through: 08 Dec 2018

Hike And Float Combo In Scenic Skagway (4 Hours 30 Minutes)

Skagway, AK United States

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Description

This tour adds one more dimension to the float trip. You begin with a scenic coastal drive to Dyea, the famous Gold Rush town. You'll have the chance to enjoy a search for bald eagles, as well as seals playing in the water, as your driver/guide initiates you in the lore of this area.

Before your float trip, you'll retrace the footsteps of the Gold Rush stampeders with a 2-mile, 1.5 hour hike on the lushly forested Chilkoot Trail. As no group is larger than 11 people, you'll enjoy individual attention from a guide who truly knows the area. This moderately-strenuous hike goes uphill and downhill, and over uneven terrain for about one mile. The last half of the hike is on mostly level ground. We'll take time to rest, talk, and take photos along the way.

After the one-way hike, you'll don a life jacket and rubber boots (and rain gear, if necessary) and board your raft for the float trip portion of this excursion, which requires absolutely no skill. Your relaxing 30-45-minute river float will be the perfect icing on a beautiful experience. Don't forget to have the guide take your picture with your camera! There will be light snacks as well as water/juice provided during the tour.

Departures:
09:45 AM, 02:30 PM, 08:00 AM,



Meeting instructions:
Specific pick up or taxi instructions will appear on your voucher after you purchase your trip.



Special instructions:
- We recommend that you wear sturdy walking shoes and dress in layers.
- This tour operates in rainy weather. Please bring appropriate rain gear for the hiking portion.

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