Point Adolphus, Chichagof Island, Alaska

Point Adolphus is located on Chichagof Island, in the Icy Strait located in the heart of the Tongass National Forest, Alaska. It is best known for being an excellent viewing area for Humpback whales from Mexico and Hawaii, who come here in summer to feed.

This coastline is ideal for sighting sea lions, porpoise, orca, and sea birds. Popular activities in this area include camping, fishing, wildlife viewing, sea kayaking and of course whale watching.

Things to See & Do

* Fishing
* Whale watching
* Wildlife viewing
* Sea Kayaking

General information

Cruise Season – May - September
Currency - US Dollar (USD)
Language - English
Land Area – 97.6 sq km’s (Gustavus)
Electricity – 110 vlt 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below
Time - GMT minus nine hours
International Country Telephone Code – +1

Port Location – The port is located at Gustavus.

Transport Links – Access to Point Adolphus is available by boat from Gustavus. Flights are available from Juneau and Achoragae to Gustavus.

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