Orca Inlet Natural History Tour
Discover the rich fishing history and see diverse marine life as you explore Cordova Harbor and Orca Inlet.
See the diverse marine life that flourishes in the rich waters of Prince William Sound.
Get a deeper understanding of the importance of the salmon fishing industry to small Alaskan communities.
Learn about the devastating Exxon Valdez oil spill and its impact on the region.
Take in Prince William Sound from the water and see important salmon spawning streams.
Available all year
Level 3: Active - good mobility needed
Please dress according to the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes.
Delve into the rich fishing history of Cordova. See the fishing boats in the city’s harbor and view its shoreside processing facilities, including one of the first salmon canneries in Alaska.
Learn about the devastating Exxon Valdez oil spill and the emerging industry of kelp mariculture. As you explore, see the amazing diversity of wildlife, including bald eagles, sea otters, sea lions, and many types of sea birds.
Remarks/requirements: Please dress according to the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes.
Walking information: Physical activity on uneven surfaces and/or steep terrain. You may be expected to carry your own backpack and equipment. Not suitable for guests with limited mobility.