Alaska Jetboat & Riverboat Tours
Rivers are the historic way of traveling in the country, so take the time to explore the heart of Alaska through these watery passageways. Watch for eagles in the trees and wildlife along the shores while the powerful waters help carry you to your destination. Water travel is certainly an experience for all of the senses, and an experience that should not be missed. Best of all it is an affordable way to get deep into the wilderness without having to hike or take a plane. In addition, most boats are covered, so even if the weather does not cooperate, you stay happy and dry.
Jetboat & Riverboat Tours
Get hands-on and up close as you learn about local animals, trappers, and the Dena’ina Indians, with the wilderness as your classroom. Mahay’s Jet Boat Adventures makes it possible with their jet boat adventures on the Susitna, Talkeetna and Chulitna Rivers. For some visitors, this exploration will be their deepest immersion into the Alaskan wilderness — something you just can’t get from a flightseeing tour, a cruise, or a car.
Climb on board an authentic Alaskan sternwheeler, the Riverboat Discovery, and take a journey back in time along the Chena and Tanana rivers. Sternwheeler boats transport you out into the Alaskan wilderness, and also back to a time when Gold Rush fever was sweeping across the state. The Discovery II and Discovery III offer fully narrated three-and-a-half-hour tour. But all your time isn’t spent on the boat. You’ll make an unforgettable one-hour ...more