LODGE INFORMATION AND ITINERARY
The Kenai Fjords Wilderness Lodge is located on Fox Island in Resurrection Bay,
about an hour by boat from Seward.
Boat transportation is combined with a boat cruise into Kenai Fjords National
Lodge setting and accommodation:
Kenai Fjords Wilderness Lodge and overnight cabins are located on Fox Island,
in the heart of Resurrection Bay. The main lodge is also used for day guests
visiting the island for the salmon buffet lunch. Further away, undisturbed, are
cozy overnight guest cabins and another dining area where overnight guests
enjoy breakfast and dinner. Each guest room has a private bathroom and two
beds. There are never more than 18 overnight guests.
Meals: Meals are served privately for overnight guests.
One of the lunches can be a grilled salmon buffet served in the main lodge
(with day guests).
Activities: Quiet walks on secluded
beaches, hikes on the mountain trail. Guided sea kayaking is available at
additional cost. On the day guests return to Seward, a 2.5 hour Resurrection
Bay cruise is included. There are also options to upgrade to longer cruises into Kenai Fjords National Park
1/Arrival: Transfer on own to Seward small boat
harbor. At 12:00H depart for a 1 hour cruise to Fox Island. On arrival at the
lodge you will receive a short orientation and will enjoy a delicious
lunch. The afternoon is available to explore this beatuiful
area. Take a self guided hike or a guided kayaking tour (additional
cost). A National Park ranger led beach walk will also be available this
afternoon. Appetizers and dinner served this evening. Overnight Fox
Day 2/Departure: Resurrection Bay
Today travel back to Seward. Depending on the cruise
option there might be free time in the morning. On the cruise back to
Seward, there is an opportunity to see marine wildlife, steep jagged cliffs,
seabirds and Bear Glacier. The chances of seeing whales are
greater on the Kenai Fjords or Northwestern Fjord cruise option.
Cruise options and time schedule:
-Resurrection Bay cruise (included):
depart Fox Island at approx. 2pm (14:00H), arrive in Seward at approx. 4:30pm (16:30H)
-Kenai Fjords National Park Cruise (additonal cost): depart Fox Island at
approx. 8:45am (8:45H), arrive in Seward at approx. 2:00pm (14:00H)
Cruise (additional cost): depart Fox Island at Approx. 9:45 am (9:45H), arrive in Seward
at approx. 6:00pm (18:00H)
If you stay longer: Kenai Fjords Wilderness Lodge offers
independent activities including quiet walks on secluded beaches, hikes on the
mountain trails, as well as guided sea kayaking trips (additional cost), bird
watching, and observing local marine life on Fox Island.