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Bear Viewing...Float Plane Excursion To Traitor's Cove (3 Hours)


Ketchikan, AK United States

Valid for Travel Now Through: 08 Dec 2018

Bear Viewing...Float Plane Excursion To Traitor's Cove (3 Hours )

Ketchikan, AK United States

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Your air excursion on board our DeHavilland Beaver Seaplane departs Ketchikan and flies a northwesterly course over Southeast Alaska’s brilliant Pacific Ocean and Revillagigedo Island. Your veteran, experienced pilot has unbeatable local knowledge of the beautiful Southeast Alaska landscape and will point out whales, harbor seals, sea lions, eagles, and more that can often be spotted on the way to Traitor's Cove.

Upon arrival at Traitor's Cove, you'll be greeted by a local guide who will give you an explanation of the area and how to view bears without interrupting their daily routine. You'll be driven by van to the observation platform and can often catch a glimpse of black bears along the way.

From the Traitor's Cove Observatory, you'll have a great view of the Margaret Creek Fish Ladder, which has the busiest aquatic thoroughfare during the summer months. Countless steelhead, coho, sockeye and pink salmon thunder upstream over the steps of this legendary fish ladder. Of course, where there are salmon, there are black bears!

This will be an unforgettable adventure from liftoff to landing--and everything in between.

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

Special instructions:
- Please wear comfortable boots and clothing that can get wet or muddy on the trail or during embarking and disembarking the aircraft off the beach.
- We recommend that you dress in layers. The weather changes from mid-50s to mid-80s.

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