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3-Day Sitka Alaska Wildlife Photo Expedition Spring

Spend three days with experts helping you capture impactful images of Alaska’s wildlife, jaw-dropping landscapes and amazing fishery operation with whales and the marine ecosystem serving as your muse.

Duration: 24 hours
Cancellation: No refunds for cancelled bookings.

What You Will Do

  • Every spring as herring come back to spawn in the pristine waters in Sitka Sound, the marine environment kicks into high gear with Humpbacks, Orcas and predators galore gorging on this bounty called Sac Roe
  • For avid & aspiring wildlife photographers whose goal it is to create meaningfully, tack sharp and storytelling photographs
  • Features five (5) expeditions (a minimum of Twenty (20) hours) conducted at sunrise and sunset with personal mentoring and instruction from our photography experts
  • Two (2) hours of in-depth photography instruction prior to shoving off on day one (1) in our float house meeting room
  • We limit these expeditions to just four (4) people for a more meaningful and personal experience
  • Transportation to and from your Sitka lodging
  • Learn about each creature you see and behavioral habits as well as some with insights into local history
  • Reduced room rates at our host lodge; please E-mail for details. (Neil@awhalessongexpeditions.com)

What's Included

  • Friendly, knowledgeable and accommodating, coast guard Master rated captain
  • Our vessel is ideally designed for smooth and safe travel, the 300 HP powered Parker hull will transport guests to the action safely and swiftly
  • The restroom equipped warm cabin and a sizable back deck for all to easily get, “the shot”
  • Hot Beverages including Coffee, Hot Chocolate, Tea and Bottled Water and Snacks

Additional Information

    • Unfortunately, we are not wheel-chair accessible
    • Pets and smoking are prohibited
    • Consumption and possession of alcohol or being under the influence of any substance is prohibited
    • This activity is not recommended for pregnant women
    • Minors under 18 must be accompanied by an adult
    • Take your motion sickness remedies at least 1 hour in advance
    • Weather can change rapidly; please bring rain gear
    • Wear comfortable closed-toed, rubber soled, flat shoes
    • Have batteries fully charged; we do have a limited amount of USB ports for charging onboard
    • Arrive at vessel 15 minutes before departure
  • If you must, the following fees apply; Cancel (CXL) 90 days or more from expedition departure date fee is entire deposit amount. CXL between 89 & 61 days a $850 fee. CXL 60 days or less 100% of expedition cost. Every effort will be made to keep to the itinerary. For safety concerns, the captain may choose times of the day when are more favorable. In the event, any of the on-water segments does not occur you may choose a refund or credit in the amount of $250 per on water segment that was canceled.

485 Katlian St, Sitka, AK 99835, USA