Get ready for the adventure of a lifetime. Your exclusive tour will start immediately at the cruise ship dock. There you will board a Blackbird Hovercraft and enjoy a narrated tour en route to a local beach. As you fly 20 inches over water, your tour guide will describe the operations of this “air cushion” vehicle and what makes a hovercraft eco-friendly. The pilot will take you over gentle waves and along the jagged shoreline before flying your craft from the water to the beach.
Make sure to have your cameras ready as the hovercraft transitions from sea to land. Pulling up onto the shore will be the ultimate display of what makes a hovercraft such a unique vessel. Once ashore, guests will get the opportunity to step out onto the remote beach and walk around the beautiful shoreline while taking in the breathtaking scenery.
Guests will load into a Blackbird Hovercraft and take a flight from Ketchikan to a remote beach on another island. Throughout the flight, the pilot and Tour Guide will explain how a hovercraft operates and what makes the vessel so unique.
Once the guests have pulled up onto the shore, they will get to enjoy the beach looking for wildlife, beach combing, and taking pictures of surrounding area. Opportunity for taking pictures with the hovercraft in a remote setting.
On the way back to the pier, the guests take a scenic coastal cruise around Pennock Island. The Tour Guide will give a narrated tour of the surrounding points of interest, wildlife, totem poles and much more.