Alaska 50th-Anniversary Travel: Rare-Access Small-Group Alaska Grizzly Bear Eco Tours
- Alaska’s Secluded Southeast tour: So new it’s considered “exploratory,” this 10-day small-group
Alaskatour ranges across Alaska’s Southeast Panhandle’s grand-scale wilderness. Kayak in Glacier Bay National Park, helicopter to the Juneau Icefield, and visit brown bears of Pack Creek and black bears of Anan. (From $6,595; July 18, 2009departure; 10 travelers) http://www.nathab.com/america/alaska-secluded-southeast
Alaskatour: Journey to the inner heart of Denali, cruise among icebergs and marine wildlife on a private yacht in Kenai Fjords and watch giant brown bears fish for salmon at the river’s edge. Calving glaciers, Katmai National Park grizzlies, and a deluxe backcountry lodge add to this 13-day small-group tour of wild Alaska. (From $7,295; June – August departures; 13 travelers) http://www.nathab.com/america/hidden-alaska
Kodiakto Katmai tour: Named in National Geographic Traveler‘s new “50 Tours of a Lifetime” (May/ June 2009), this extraordinary-access adventure has travelers walking among massive grizzly bears on a coastal beach as they snag salmon and dig for clams. The 7-day trip begins with a private boat tour of rarely visited Kodiak Island before moving on to refurbished tugboat digs and extreme Katmai grizzly bear viewing. (From $6,595; June – August departures; 6 travelers) http://www.nathab.com/america/grizzlies-kodiak-katmai
A member of Adventure Collection and exclusive Conservation Travel Provider to World Wildlife Fund, Natural Habitat Adventures has been specializing in small-group adventure travel expeditions since 1985. It received a Best Adventure Travel Company ranking from National Geographic Adventure in 2009 and a 2008 World’s Best Tour Operator rating from Travel + Leisure. All Natural Habitat Adventures trips are carbon neutral. For more information and trip itineraries/departures, visit www.nathab.com.
SOURCE Natural Habitat Adventures