Icy Strait
07/14/2020 12:00 AM
07/14/2020 12:00 AM
Nothing like kick-starting the morning with on-deck yoga stretches and a chaser of exploration mode du jour—motor, paddle, boots. It might be your toughest transition of the day. In and around Icy Strait, glide through giant bullwhip kelp (it can grow to over 100 feet long). Skiff to a rocky outcropping and watch sea lions play. Mud boots serve their purpose on a forest hike with your top-notch guides, who are sharp and have plenty to share about everything Alaska—animals, plants, and even geology. At the end of this unforgettable day, you've earned a soak in the hot tub.,