Alaska Rainforest Walk and Totem Park Small-Group Tour

Alaska Rainforest Walk and Totem Park Small-Group Tour
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$71
Duration: 2 hours
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Join this amazing 2-hour Eco Tour with an experienced guide in a small group with maximum 11 travelers. Enjoy a walk through the Rainforest on a trail in the Tongass National Forest and visit the Totem Park in Ketchikan. Admire lush green rainforest with giant trees, cascading creek and moss covered ground.

Meet your guide at the Ketchikan Cruise Port for this 2-hour Eco Tour. On the scenic coastal drive, your guide will narrate on the local history and lore of Ketchikan.
You will experience the lush rainforest of Alaska with trees towering above you and moss blanketing the forest floor. This rainforest trail is in the Tongass National Forest, which is the nation's largest national forest. Your local guide will lead you through the easy nature trail while pointing out indigenous trees and plants along the way. You will learn how these abundant resources were vital to the Alaska Native people. During this, off the beaten path excursion, stop at a beautiful waterfall viewing area, where there is a bench if you would like to relax for a few minutes. The walking time on the trail is approximately 40 minutes total.  After the rainforest walk, enjoy bottled water and a snack of tasty smoked salmon dip with crackers. This is a family-friendly excursion and can include a scavenger hunt and geocaching for the kids on the trail.
The journey then takes us to a Totem Park where you will see the majestic Alaska Native Totem Poles with the Pacific ocean setting the perfect backdrop. You will have the opportunity to step inside the historic clan house while learning about the culture of the Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian people. Your local guide will share the stories and meanings behind these magnificent carvings with you.
There are wonderful photo opportunities throughout this nature adventure. Transportation to and from the cruise ship dock is included. small group sizes of 11 guests or less, which enables us to offer you a quality personal experience.

Join this amazing 2-hour Eco Tour with an experienced guide in a small group with maximum 11 travelers. Enjoy a walk through the Rainforest on a trail in the Tongass National Forest and visit the Totem Park in Ketchikan. Admire lush green rainforest with giant trees, cascading creek and moss covered ground.