- TripBuzz found 15 things to do with kids in or near Gustavus, Alaska, including 13 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Hoonah.
- From Cross Sound Express Whale Watching to Nagoon Berry Trail, the Gustavus area offers 16 different types of family activities, including: Walking Trails, Whale Watching Tours, History Museums and Fishing.
- Gustavus is most famously known as the international gateway to Glacier Bay National Park. With a very modest population, the city is primarily a tourist destination. Travelers has many options when it comes to visiting Gustavus including fishing tours, boat excursions, whale watching, hiking and bike riding, kayaking, golfing, flightseeing and touring local artists galleries and museums.
Enjoy an informative whale-watching tour with Cross Sound Express Whale Watching on board their 50' vessel. Watch hump back whales, porpoises, sea otters, sea lions, sea birds, and even the occasional orca (killer whale) in their natural habitat near the mouth of Glacier Bay.
Spread over approximately two miles, the Nagoon Berry Trail leads to a little known beach along Icy Strait Point. The trail is very easy for all skill levels and features actual berry patches on the way to the water.
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108 Cannery Road, Hoonah, AK MoreLess Info
Guests can learn more about the Huna Tlingit culture, while watching an interactive performance at the Heritage Center Theater. In addition to the Tribal Dance & Cultural Legends at Icy Strait Point, visitors can sightsee in Hoonah, enjoy a seafood feast, or ride on a forest tram through the rainforest.
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108 Cannery Road, Hoonah, AK 99829 MoreLess Info
At Whale & Marine Mammals Cruise - Private Tour, visitors can tour the waters of Point Adolphus to see marine mammals like sea lions, dolphins, and killer whales. The trip provides panoramic views of the native Alaskan forests.
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2 Marine Way, Hoonah, AK 99829 MoreLess Info
Icy Strait Whale Adventures - Private Tours offers its clients no less than 11 touring packages, in which whale spotting is guaranteed. It has a 40 foot-long boat which can welcome an entire family.