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The drive from the Haines ferry was an tour of its own with the lady coach driver proving a lot of commentary about the local area and life in this remote part of the world. In arrival at the site we were kitted up in...More
JanTBerkshire_UK, Thank you for sharing your experience is such detail, the staff at Chilkat River Adventures prides themselves on top notch service. We want all of our guests to enjoy the beauty of Alaska and we love to welcome you to our backyards. Thank you...More
My husband and I were recently on Holland America's Nieuw Amsterdam and had booked this trip prior to leaving New Zealand - and we weren't disappointed! From the ferry ride to Haines, the fantastic bus driver who was so knowledgeable about the area, to the...More
Miss Trish70, Thank you for taking the time to provide a review for our future guests. We are pleased that you enjoyed your time on our tour. Cheers~
From the pier where our cruise ship docked we walked down to a double hull ferry for maybe a 40 minute ride to Haines, boarded a bus and traveled thru Haines up river for maybe 20 minutes. Traded our shoes for rubber boots and a...More
Wegoustay, Thank you for providing a review, I believe you are referring to Chilkat Guides float trip. We are Chilkat River Adventures and have jet boats with four stroke engines that tour the Bald Eagle Preserve. Please provide a review on their page so they...More
We recently vacationed in the Haines area and decided we wanted to get on the river to really experience Haines. Good company with a nice tour. They pick you up by bus from the ferry/cruise pier. Quick 30 (ish) minute bus ride takes you to...More
Ron M, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, We appreciate the feedback that you have provided for our future guests, if you are ever back in Alaska we welcome the opportunity to take you on another river trip. Cheers!
After you get off the ship, you board a ferry from Skagway over to Haines. Takes about 30 minutes. Then after a short bus tour of town, you ride for about 20 minutes to the river. Then around 90 minutes on the river and reverse...More
ngbtn, Thank you for taking the time to provide a review, we appreciate your experience. Although you may not have seen wildlife on this trip we hope you enjoyed the beauty of Alaska. Thank you for choosing Chilkat River Adventures. Cheers!
We took this excursion via the Carneval cruise line. We went on a riverboat in Haines and had a great time. We had a small group and we spent lots of time on the water and our guide pointed out the sights. We ended our...More
esmith1978, Thank you for taking the time to provide a review, we appreciate your feedback. We enjoy sharing the beauty of Alaska. Thank you for choosing Chilkat River Adventures as your tour. Cheers!
We booked this through Princess Cruise Line. We had two adults and 3 teenage kids in our group. We took the ferry from Skagway to Haines. It wasn't raining when we arrived in Haines but it did rain off and on during our jet boat...More
10S4Annette, Thank you for taking the time to leave an informative review for our future jet boaters. I am glad you pointed out what we offer for warmth and advising our customers to take the items offered, we want everyone to be as comfortable as...More
During our trip, we saw total of 3 eagles in mid July. One was on the drive over to the start of the boat ride. No other wildlife spotted as I feel the noise of the engine scares away the wildlife. Food provided was excellent...More
amp471, Thank you for sharing your experience. Chilkat River Adventures is in their 27th season on the Chilkat River. Over the years we have upgraded our engines from two stroke to four stroke to lesson the impact on pollution and noise. Sometimes the wildlife are...More
We booked Chilkat river adventures thru our Princess cruise excursions. What a great adventure !! The ferry trip from Skagway to Haines was very informative the bus ride to the boat dock was excellent!! Cheryl our driver was so much fun and full of knowledge...More
Julimowrer, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with future jet boaters. Our staff truly enjoys sharing Alaska with our customers. Thank you for choosing Chilkat River Adventures for your tour. Cheers!