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Our DeHavilland Otter is at the cutting edge of seaplane aviation.
Misty Fjords National Monument is 2.3 million acres of rugged wilderness, awe-inspiring geography, and spectacular beauty. It has been called "The Grand Canyon of the North."
Finally! We have a spacious cabin that can accommodate 10 passengers. Our newest seaplane, the DeHavilland Turbo Otter, is perfect for flightseeing to the Misty Fjords. Each passenger will have a window with a panoramic view.
View the vast 2.3 million acres of rugged wilderness, awe-inspiring geography and spectacular beauty. This pristine country is considered to be on of the last untouched landscapes on the planet. It has been called 'The Grand Canyon of the North' and is, simply put, breathtaking. Your trip to the Misty Fjords will take you away from crowds and will amaze you with its secluded serenity, and ironically its close proximity to the urban life of Ketchikan.
Upon arrival at our seaplane base, you will be greeted by your pilot who will personally assist you aboard your aircraft. After takeoff, the flight will pass through Ketchikan airspace and take you over the vast expanse of Revillagegedo Island and the Tongass National Forest enroute to the Misty Fjords.
During the flight you'll likely spot a variety of wildlife in their natural environment. The highlight of this trip will be landing in the heart of the Misty Fjords National Monument for a wilderness stopover to breathe the fresh air and take in the awe-inspiring scenery.
Your Executive Class Seaplane features an onboard audio entertainment system that includes ANR (active noise reduction) headsets to block out engine sounds, as well as voice-activated microphones for verbal communication with the pilot and fellow passengers. Your pilot will provide narration on this popular shore excursion.
- Passenger weights will be required to book this excursion.
- Please allow 2.25 hours for this trip. Flight duration is approximately 1.3 hours, plus a water landing and 20-minute wilderness stopover in the Misty Fjords.
- This trip is wheelchair-friendly for collapsible chairs. When making a reservation, you will be asked to advise us if you are traveling in a wheelchair.
- The maximum number of passengers is 10.
Days offered: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday