Sitka, Alaska, US
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Approximately 4 Hours
Exciting, exhilarating, memorable -- welcome to Expedition Experiences by Seabourn. Zodiac, kayaking or hiking activities enable you to experience the wonders of nature up close; in-depth cultural, ethnographic and archaeological discoveries connect you to the human and natural history of Seabourn's world. Each Expedition is expertly planned, professionally operated, and escorted by skilled expedition staff.
This moderate-to-difficult hike takes you from Herring Cove to Beaver Lake. Transfer to the trailhead with the Expeditions team and a local guide.
As the trail climbs, you will experience stunning views of rugged mountains, waterfalls and alpine lakes. Your guide talks about the local culture, history, flora and fauna of Sitka as you cover between 4.8 miles (7.7 km) on this three-hour hike with a total elevation gain of 600 feet (180 meters).
A snack is provided.
Please note: Terrain is uneven and features steep grades at the beginning and end. Terrain at Beaver Lake is level. Suitable only for guests in good physical condition. Not advisable for guests using a wheelchair or for those with mobility limitations. Dress warmly in layers with a wind- and waterproof outer layer (pants and jacket); bring gloves, a scarf and a warm hat. Bring a backpack to hold any layers you shed and rain protection for your camera. Wear hiking boots. Bring binoculars. Bring sunglasses; wear biodegradable sunscreen. Bring bottled water. Please advise any special dietary requirements at the time of booking. Wildlife sightings are likely but are not guaranteed. Tour duration may vary depending on group ability. Minimum age is 8 years. Tour operates rain or shine, but may be cancelled in the event of extremely bad weather or unsuitable conditions.