Tours & Attractions
See Alaska’s best on display. Native arts, animals. Free. Summer 9am- 7pm.
Join our upbeat, knowledgeable crowd, as we offer a unique means of exploring a remote beautiful corner of Alaska. Sea kayaking among icebergs in Prince William Sound, rafting the canyons of the Chugach Mountains, backcountry hiking into the depths of Wrangell-St. Elias National Park
Scientific research & education in service to the world's richest waters.
Remote beach front lodge that catering to Alaskan adventure seekers! 8 guest rooms with private cabins overlooking the pristine waters of Prince William Sound. Day adventures include fishing, paddleboarding and kayaking. Week long excursions include fishing, diving and photography tours.
As the largest single species salmon hatchery in North America, It has a permitted capacity of 250 M. Pink Salmon & 2 M. Coho (Silver) Salmon eggs. Visitors to the Hatchery experience a self-guided tour, signs & other visual aids about salmon aquaculture & hatchery operations.
Travel with the local experts through the fjords and passageways of Prince William Sound to Meares or Columbia Glacier. View amazing wildlife such as seals, sea otters, sea lions, whales, and porpoise as well as marine birdlife like puffins. Two tours daily, beginning mid-May through mid–September.
The Valdez Museum occupies two buildings. On Egan Dr. we present stories about Native Culture, early explorers, the 1898 Gold Rush, aviation, the oil industry, and a selection of temporary exhibits. On Hazelet Ave. we highlight exhibits about the 1964 Good Friday Earthquake and “Old Town” Valdez.
We offer a wide variety of services to suit your exploration needs! If fishing is what you’re after, we offer Halibut, Rock Fish, Ling Cod and Salmon Fishing Charters. The salmon fishing is hot and heavy for pink and silver salmon, and don’t forget to buy your derby ticket! If you’re coming to enjoy the sights, maybe sign up for an Alaska Photography Workshop, or join us on an intimate Valdez Alaska Sightseeing Tour. Our group sizes are small so you will get the individual attention you deserve, and we can get much closer to the wildlife! Valdez Outfitters also offers water taxi services to get you and your gear wherever you need to be in Prince William Sound. Whether you’re in Tatitlek and you need a grocery run, or if you want to be dropped off at one of the public cabins, we’re here for you.