The Island is mostly wilderness and uninhabited, therefore beautiful! Unfortunately you cannot see much of it in just a matter of a couple of hours which is all the time we had. Our ship docked in Icy Strait and we took a bus to Hoonah. It is the "wild" of the area that is amazing.
We took a private seaplane and guide from Pack Creek Bear Tours to Chichagof island. The trip exceeded our expectations. Everything was arranged to the smallest detail. We are city people but felt 100% secure going with our little 7 year old daughter into the Alaskan wild to see some bears. Beautiful close up viewing of 3 bears.
it wa sa great trip, we spent half a day there and it was just great.. We used the Bear Creek Outfitters...they were very helpful and Chris the guide was very informative and guided our party which consisted of a elderly and handicapped gentlemen very well...the rest were couples who could walk or wade ably...we saw two families of bears... 更多
We flew in by float plane from Juneau with Bear Creek Outfitters, about a 30 minute flight each way. We stationed ourselves by a water fall and watched a mother brown bear and two large cubs fish for salmon. Beautiful and remote. One of the highlights of our trip to Alaska.
to get to chichagof island from juneau you must take your own boat, or the state ferry. there is no road access... obviously. We stopped in chichagof island a few times while on a cruise. like most of alaska... it is just absolutely magnificent, grand, incredible, truly a natural work of art..... we finished our cruise in stika (on chichagof... 更多
Chichagof is an excellent, resource rich island. Wildlife, and massive timber to the tune of trillions of board feet, await... 更多
Off Juneau is Douglas Island and then Admiralty Island; on the other side of Admiralty Island is Chichagof Island -... 更多
I loved the guided hike on the beach and through the forest. Feasting on Bisque made from King Crab on... 更多