Alaska – Unique, Private, Up Close and Personal
Private Yacht and Custom Adventure Boat for Fishing, Photography, and Exploration
Cruise aboard a private yacht to remote locations. 2-4 guests only. Perfect for 2 couples, an anniversary trip, or a unique cruising experience. Anchor in quiet bays, watch sea otters and seals, go crabbing, tour glaciers, close up whale watching, beach combing, fishing, and of course, great photography. There is no better way to explore SE Alaska than by boat, especially a private boat that can go where you want and take you into the best places. We can help you plan a unique cruising adventure that will give you an intimate and real experience of the wilds of SE Alaska.
Private guided or self guided trips available. Because we are mobile we tend to fish away from the crowds and in more remote locations. Fish with one of the best guides in the region on his custom built boat, or use our 18′ boat to fish on your own. Visit: http://NightNGalecharters.com You are almost certain to have a trip of a lifetime and great experience. Don’t be stuck at a lodge with strangers. Travel to new locations and fish away from the crowds.
Educational or Self-guided photography tours. Capture the perfect image. Book one of our custom educational trips with Vern Bartley, award-winning photographer with 40 years experience. He will customize and educational experience that will expand your abilities with fine art photography. This is a unique opportunity to visit some of the most scenic areas in the region, capture thousands of images, and gain valuable insight and instruction from one of the best photographers in the Pacific Northwest. Visit: http://VernBartley.com Or, we will take you on a private photography safari on your own.
The Yacht – After cruising in SE Alaska for several years, we named our current boat Quiet Chaos. The name says it all. Cruising in SE Alaska is long periods of serene peace and quiet, interrupted by moments of adrenaline surging chaos. That is what we love about it. There is always something different to see and somewhere new to explore.
Fishing Boat – Our fishing boat is Reel Chaos, an 18′ aluminum Stabicraft with safety chambered hulls. This is where the most of the chaos happens. Whether it is fighting a big king, landing a halibut that barely fits in the boat, getting up close to whales, or nudging amazing blue icebergs. Reel Chaos can take you there. We also team with Night N Gale Charters (http://www.nightngalecharters.com) for private fishing excursions aboard their 28′ custom aluminum fishing boat.
Dinghy – Then there is our 10′ dinghy, Little Chaos. This is the perfect landing craft for taking to shore to do a day hike or exploring. The dinghy is the perfect way to cruise the shorelines and rocks. We frequently will catch salmon from the dinghy, which is more fun than you can imagine.
We were visited by a group of curious sea lions today.