Volcanic Coastline Hike

From USD $240.00
  • Duration: 6 Hours (approx.)
Your excursion begins at Sitka Alaska Outfitters shop where you will meet your guide and be outfitted for your trip.  A van will take you to the boat that will take you across Sitka Sound  to Kruzof Island where the hike takes place.  The Captain will put you and your guide ashore on a beautiful black sand beach where you will begin your coastal exploration and hike.  the captain will then leave you with the guide to enjoy 5 Hours of guided hiking and exploring and a picnic lunch on the beach.  You will want to bring a outdoor clothing and footwear appropriate for Southeast Alaska and a small day pack, Shoes should be sturdy with solid heel, sides and toe, and you should wear layered clothing with with a water and windproof outer layer top and bottom.  Your day pack should be big enough to carry water and lunch and your outer layer if it is not needed.  Your guide will carry all safety equipment including bear deterrents, first aide kit, and communication equipment,  This hike around the coast is relatively flat but the terrain is uneven and can be slippery.  The unique geological features and natural charactaristics of this area make this one of the most interesting hikes in the Sitka area.