Whales and Sea Kayaking in a Glacier-Carved World

Trip Cost

Prices are for 2019

Cabins 1 and 6 with private bath $5000
Cabins 2 and 3 with shared bath $4500
Cabin 5 with shared bath $4500
Cabin 4 (Single Occupancy Cabin) $4500
Cabin 4 is a single cabin with no supplement; Shared bath


Aug 19-25, 2018   *
Aug 26-Sep 1, 2018
Jun 9-15, 2019
Jun 16-22, 2019   *
Jul 7-13, 2019
Jul 14-20, 2019   *
Jul 21-27, 2019
Jul 28-Aug 3, 2019   *
Aug 4-10, 2019
Aug 11-17, 2019   *
Aug 18-24, 2019
Aug 25-31, 2019   *
Sep 1-7, 2019

*Petersburg to Juneau departures

Departures are available throughout the summer, but we strongly recommend you reserve your trip well in advance in order to get your preferred dates and cabin category. Cabins 1 and 6 feature private bathrooms, the other cabins have shared facilities. Cabin 6 is accessible only by climbing ship ladder. Contact us early to request your dates!

Trip Payment Schedule*

At time of reservation: $1000
100 days prior to departure: Balance

*Please note that this differs from our regular catalog departures.

Cancellation and Transfer Fee Schedule*

Minimum fee: $500 per person
91-150 days prior to departure: $1000 per person
90 days or less: 100% of trip cost

*Please note that this differs from our regular catalog departures.

Deck Plan


Trip Cost Includes

  • Expert leadership of a Trip Naturalist and Captain
  • Accommodations aboard a 75-foot research vessel
  • All meals included
  • Beer and wine
  • Kayaks, paddles, radios, PFDs (life jackets), and boat safety gear

Trip Cost Does Not Include

Airfare to/from points of embarkation and debarkation of the boat, any meals not specified after each itinerary day in the Detailed Itinerary, accommodations in Juneau or Petersburg, travel insurance, optional gratuities to leaders or staff, additional hotel nights made necessary by airline schedule changes or other factors, expenses such as immunizations (if any), and other expenses of a personal nature.