Haa Aani Adventures
Hike through the Tongass National Forest, known by the Natives as Haa Aaní, meaning “Our Land”.
Learn about Alaska Natives and their relationship to the forest from your guide, an Alaska Native.
Discover how Alaska Natives use local plants and animals for medicinal and household purposes.
Enjoy a refreshing walk through the forest and take in the peaceful natural surroundings.
Pay a visit to the local fish hatchery and follow a boardwalk trail before heading back to town.
Available all year
Level 3: Active - good mobility needed
We recommend wearing waterproof layers and bringing a water bottle. Restrooms are available. Water is included.
Hike with an Alaska Native
Take a transfer to the Ohmer Creek trailhead with your guide, an Alaska Native. As you hike, learn about the life of Alaska Natives and discover their relationship with local plants and animals. Enjoy views of the forest and ponds across a floating walking bridge. Your tour continues with a stop at the local fish hatchery and a boardwalk trail before returning to town.
Remarks/requirements: We recommend wearing waterproof layers and bringing a water bottle. Restrooms are available. Water is included.
Walking information: Moderate two- to three-mile walk on terrain that is flat but uneven and sometimes muddy.