Boat Captain
Alaska Mountain Guides & Chilkat Guides

Alaska Mountain Guides

Chilkat River Adventures is looking for captains!

Traverse many channels in the Chilkat River

  • spring
  • summer
  • fall
Haines, Alaska
unknown / hour + tips
Some experience required
Start Date:
Starts in about 1 month. (May 01, 2023)

Taking guests on the Chilkat River, you will traverse many different channels and travel at least 20 miles into the wilderness. Your vessel is specially designed for navigation on this silt-laden river which is the only access to a remote, roadless portion of the preserve. While guiding you will entertain your guests with tales of their backcountry lifestyle and some "real Alaska" stories.


Availability from the middle of April to September 17th
CPR and First Aid classes required
25-ton captain license or higher


Potential to live on private property along the Chilkat River located in the Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve in Haines, Alaska. RV available or space to bring your own. Shower, kitchen facility, and washer and dryer available on site.

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