Alaska's Best Whale Watching Charter!

All Photos were taken aboard The TAZ, in the community of Gustavus, and throughout Southeast Alaska.
 John Schnell Photography. All Rights Reserved.

We offer one tour daily into Southeast Alaska's legendary humpback whale feeding grounds in Icy Strait. Our tour departs at 10:00am and returns at 1:30pm. Our on-board naturalist provides excellent information on every tour. The TAZ is also available for custom charters. Wildlife viewing, special needs, or just about any other creative project — we're ready to work with you! We take pride in our professional service, reputation, and style. We commonly service camps, lodges, schools, communities, individuals, and special events.

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Welcome Aboard

We offer one daily excursion (departing at 10:00am) into Southeast Alaska's fabulous Humpback whale feeding grounds. Icy Strait and Point Adolphus (near Glacier Bay) are world-famous for the gathering of these gentle giants.

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Whale Watching

A whale-watching trip aboard The TAZ offers you a great opportunity to see not only humpback whales, but also orcas, brown bears, eagles, sea lions and more. Every trip is unique. Our on-board naturalist provides excellent information on every tour.

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Our Schedule

Join us for an excursion into Icy Strait and Point Adolphus (near Glacier Bay). Our trips offer you a great opportunity to see humpback whales, orcas (killer whales), brown bears, Stellar sea lions, sea otters, Dall’s porpoise, harbor porpoise, bald eagles, puffins, and a variety of other shore birds.

 

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Custom Tours

The TAZ is also available for custom charters, passenger/freight trasnport, weddings and kayaker dropoffs. We take pride in our professional service, reputation, and style. We commonly service camps, lodges, schools, communities, individuals, and special events.

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Gustavus, Alaska

Gustavus is a small homesteading community near Glacier Bay National Park, with five hundred year-round residents. Gustavus Airport is a twenty-five minute scenic flight from Juneau. The Alaska Ferry also connects Gustavus with Juneau.

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Alaska Wildlife

Nothing matches the freedom of our Alaskan whale-watching tours. Our "mobile base" provides unparalleled access to Alaska's whales and wildlife. There is no better way to capture images of the amazing Alaskan wilderness.

The TAZ is also available for custom charters. Wildlife viewing, passenger transport, kayaker dropoffs, freight transport, photography workshops, or just about any other creative project — we're ready to work with you! We take pride in our professional service, reputation, and style. We commonly service camps, lodges, schools, communities, individuals, and special events.
TAZ Whale Watching: Bears, Eagles, Orcas and Whales
TAZ Whale Watching: Bears, Eagles, Orcas and Whales
TAZ Whale Watching: Gustavus
TAZ Whale Watching: Photography
TAZ Whale Watching: Bears, Eagles, Orcas and Whales
 
Whale Watching Tours