Gas. Check. Life jackets. Check. I’m on my way to pick up a group of hikers.
Bay of Pillars is one of my favorite places to spend the day. We visit this bay on the Western Coves itinerary.
Day one of our adventure and already the bar was set high! We had barely left our mooring at Sitka when, to the delight of everyone aboard, we encountered a small group of humpback whales bubble-net feeding.
Expedition Guide at large, Kathy V., sent us this report from a recent Kids in Nature cruise in Alaska. What is that you ask? It's a cruise date specially geared toward families with young kids.
I am Scott, the assistant engineer on the Wilderness Discoverer, and fortunate to be in charge of running equipment on this vessel. I'm from California, and have never been to this beautiful paradise called Alaska.