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Alaska Peak & Seas. Mark Galla guides wildlife trips, Stikine jet-boat tours, and boat trips to surrounding areas. Wrangell, AK, 99929. 907/874–2454. www.wedoalaska.com.
Alaska Vistas and Stikine Wilderness Adventures. Jet-boat trips run by Alaska Vistas depart from Wrangell for the Anan Wildlife Observatory; other tours include guided sea-kayak adventures and rafting trips. This outfit also offers custom tours and itinerary planning. City dock, Wrangell, AK. 907/874–3006 or 866/874–3006. www.alaskavistas.com. From $50.
Breakaway Adventures. This outfitter, which celebrated 25 years in Wrangell in 2014, leads a variety of jet-boat trips, including a tour to Chief Shakes Glacier and the nearby hot springs. You can catch one of its water taxis to Petersburg or Prince of Wales Island. City dock, Wrangell, AK, 99929. 907/874–2488 or 888/385–2488. www.breakawayadventures.com. From $140.