ALASKAN STORY sleeps 8 guests in 4 guest staterooms (each with an ensuite bathroom) plus 1 single bed:
- 2 Staterooms aft, each with Queen Bed.
- 2 Staterooms forward , each with 2 Twin Beds (side by side).
- 1 Single Bed in the common TV Lounge. A guest sleeping here can share a bathroom with 2 crew who are forward, and/or use a bathroom in one of the other guest staterooms and use the upstairs Powder Room with toilet and sink. Adjacent to the TV Lounge are the 2 Staterooms with Twin Beds. The 2 crew enter the TV Lounge to access that bathroom, and all guests coming and going to the 2 Staterooms with Twin Beds walk through the TV Lounge.
|Length||90 ft / 27.4 m|
|Cruising Speed||10 knots (nautical miles per hour)|
17′ Boston Whaler with 90 hp 4-stroke engine.
3 double kayaks
Salt-water fishing gear for salmon and halibut, including down riggers on the yacht. You can fish in comfort on the yacht will all guests joining in and watching.
Crab and shrimp pots.
12′ back up inflatable tender with 18 hp 4-stroke engine (rarely used).
A charter week is 6 24-hour days and nights of cruising on the yacht.
i.e. “7 days / 6 nights”
Two optional hotel nights are also included, one before and one after your time on board
$46,000 for 4 guests
$52,000 for 5 guests
$58,000 for 6 guests
$64,000 for 7 guests
$70,000 for 8 guests
Less 15-20% for select weeks in March-May or September. Please inquire.
Rates are “all inclusive” of the yacht, 4 crew (Captain, Chef, Stewardess and First Mate), fuel, meals, standard beverages, beer and house wines. Fishing is also included, including halibut. Two optional hotel nights, one before and one after your charter.
Additional are a customary crew gratuity at your discretion (15-20% advised for a stellar experience), hard liquor and fishing licenses.
Charters begin and end at 12 Noon.
Most trips are Juneau to Juneau, Sitka to Juneau and Juneau to Sitka.
Itinerary options include cruising the spectacular fjords and tidewater glaciers of Tracy Arm near Juneau.
ALASKAN STORY also has special permits to cruise Glacier Bay all summer so that can be another option for you. Glacier Bay has the tradeoff of adding considerable distance, so many clients prefer Tracy Arm to use the additional time for other activities. Please contact us for details.
PLEASE INQUIRE FOR FURTHER PRICING DETAILS
Captain Mariah Warren is a lifelong Alaskan with deep roots in the maritime community. In addition to extensive experience on private and passenger vessels, she has been commercial fishing since 2006, and a Captain in the fishing industry since 2015. When not working at sea, she enjoys traveling the world (preferably also by sea!) and striving to capture life’s adventures through photography and the written word.
Chef (and co-Owner) Ryan grew up in Juneau and in the waters around Southeast Alaska. In 2018 Ryan opened Devil’s Club Brewing Company in Juneau. Devil’s Club has won many awards for its beer and food and is the highest reviewed brewery in Alaska. With the brewery up and running, Ryan’s interest turned back to the sea, and along the way he became a helicopter pilot. After being the chef on multiple Alaskan charter yachts, he knew this was his future. If you enjoy pasta, he loves making his own pasta!
Stewardess “Cath” (Catherine) grew up working on her family cattle ranch in northeastern Oregon. Her upbringing “working the cattle chutes and driving grain trucks instilled a rock-solid work ethic, based on strong family values and the rewards of an honest day’s work.” Cath has managed a fine dining restaurant and lodge outside Lassen Volcanic National Park in the Southern Cascade mountain range and was a ski guide in Montana and at Alaska’s Alyeska resort. She writes, “Exploring the ocean environment of Alaska is my dream job. My goal is to use my skill set to make certain every guest’s experience is truly once in a lifetime; or at least until they return to ALASKAN STORY!”
They are joined by one additional crew member.