Alaska Adventure Photography Cruise Leon Werdinger

"DawesWe are excited to offer a 10-day Alaska cruise May 26 – June 4th with renowned adventure photographer Leon Werdinger. Leon’s work has appeared in Backpacker, National Geographic Adventurer, National Geographic Traveler and Sierra Magazines.

This cruise starts in Petersburg and winds its way to Juneau over the course of 10-days. Each day will be a different adventure with a new anchorage and new sights. There will be lots of time for hikes, kayaking, whale watching, looking for brown and black bears, botany, and of course photography.

Visit Leon’s website for sample of his work:Leon’s website


Day 1 – Petersburg to Thomas Bay: humpback whales, hike, kayak

Day 2 – Thomas Bay to Pybus Bay: humpback whales, hike, kayaks, possible bears

Day 3 – Pybus Bay -Kake – Halleck Harbor: Native village, fossils, whales, beach combing, kayaking

Day 4 – Halleck Harbor to Baranof Warm Springs: walk, hot springs, kayak, possible sea otters, whales

Day 5 – Baranof Warm Springs – The Brothers: humpback wahles, possible sea otters, hike or kayak "Baranof

Day 6 – The Brothers – No Name Cove: humpback whales, possible orca whales, kayaking, icebergs, possible brown or black bears

Day 7 – No Name Cove – Fords Terror: Hike, skiff, kayak – current dependent, possible brown and black bears

Day 8 – Fords Terror – Dawes Glacier – Wood Spit: tidewater glacier viewing, shore walk, seals, arctic turns, possible mountain goats, possible brown and black bears.

Day 9: Wood Spit to Taku Harbor: humpback whales, possible orca whales, icebergs, abandoned cannery and outdoor sculpture garden, possible black bears.

Day 10: Taku Harbor to Juneau: possible black bears, humpback whales, possible orca whales.









Dates: May 26-June 4, 2012
Boards: Petersburg 12:00pm May 26
Arrives: Juneau 3pm June 4
Cost per person: $5000
Last Minute Discount 20% from April 11-May 20, 2012 = $1000 off