Tracy Arm Fjord

When visiting Juneau, Alaska, one should not miss the opportunity to plan a visit to The Tracy Arm Fjord. With Tracy Arm Fjord only 45 Miles away from Juneau, this natural wonder is a must-see. This is a fantastic opportunity for those who enjoy exclusive tours.  Part of the adventure is how one gets to this spectacular location. Simply because the most common access is either via boat through Stephens pass or via seaplanes from Juneau. Both of these modalities afford an extraordinary experience for travelers.

Tracy Arm Fjord is characterized by narrow inlets, steep cliffs, gorgeous waterfalls, massive mountains, and breath-taking glaciers. Tracy Arm Fjord is a part of The Tracy Arm-Fjords Terror Wilderness. It covers over 600,000 acres and is the largest national forest in the US. Not only is Tracy Arms beholden to mountains, waterfalls, and glaciers galore, but it is a part of the rainforest as well. Luxury tourism can be had when planning your adventure to Tracy Arm Fjord. You can exclusively fly or ride a boat to this spectacular location. We are here to help your magical experience come true.

The Silverbow Inn and Suites is an exclusive boutique hotel located in heart of downtown Juneau. Our location is perfect for you to have your adventure at Tracy Arm Fjord and all of the activities Alaska has to offer. After a long day of exploring, let us take care of you with our little piece of heaven. Our charming boutique hotel will provide all the comfort and luxury you deserve. Start planning your Juneau adventure and book with us today! 


Enjoy the breathtaking views from Tracy Arm Fjord

Prepare for Exploration of the Tracy Arm Fjord

When preparing for your adventure to Tracy Arm Fjord, you will need to be mindful of a few things. One consideration is the mode of transportation to this spectacular location. The best means is by private charter, small and intimate luxury cruises, or by flight. Not only will these luxury modes of transportation offer you a close-up view of all the sites that are offered at Tracy Arm, but you will be site-seeing in style. We also recommend a few sites as you pass through Tracy Arm Fjord that we will discuss further.

Here are three ways to prepare for your adventure to Tracy Arm Fjord:

  1. Two popular private/small tours for Tracy Arm Fjord are: Adventure Bound Alaska and The Local Guy Charters and Siteseeing.  Adventure Bound Alaska offers a 56′ vessel, which departs from downtown Juneau and takes you on an exciting 10-hour tour. With a full walk-around deck and large cabin windows, you are assured of unobstructed views and unsurpassed photo opportunities.  The Adventure Bound and other vessels are available for custom-planned private charters. Adventure Bound Alaska will reopen for reservations for the upcoming season in January 2022.  The Local Guy Charters and Siteseeing is a small family-operated charter and site-seeing company that carters to private groups. The Local Guy Charters and Siteseeing, Tracy Arm Fjord tour is approximately an 8-9 hour tour. They will provide you and your group with snacks, non-alcoholic beverages, and a meal on this wonderful adventure.
  2. Seaplane-If your adventure leads you to explore Tracy Arm via seaplane, then be sure to invest your time with Alaska Seaplane Adventures. This dramatic adventure will last approximately 1.5 hours. Arrangements can be made for pick up and drop off to downtown Juneau. Once you arrive at the Juneau airport, you will meet your pilot and have the opportunity to inform your pilot of any special sites of interest to make your experience tailored to your desires.
  3. Sites in Tracy Arm Fjord-Filled with wildlife mountain goats, whales, bears, harbor seals, and birds. During the summer, Tracy Arm is home for pigeon guillemots, kittiwakes, and arctic terns. Mountain goats are typically seen on the rocky slopes near the awe-inspiring, Sawyer Glacier.  Be sure to pay close attention to Stephens Pass and Holkham Bay, as they are the best places to view eagles, bears, and whales.  Not only is the wildlife spectacular to behold, but the amazing landscapes are sure to please. Breath-taking waterfalls, cobalt-blue icebergs floating in the ocean, mountains towering over the passes, and hundreds of thousands of acres of forestry are found throughout Tracy Arm.

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The Most Luxurious Boutique Lodging in Downtown Juneau is Waiting for you

Our Inn offers the most convenient location for all of your upcoming adventures. Not only are we walkable to some of the most delicious cuisines and unique shopping, but we are close to the port and tour departures. After you spend a full day exploring Tracy Arm, you will be pleased to settle into your cozy room with a complimentary cup of coffee, tea, and a snack; or maybe even take a glass of wine to the rooftop hot tub to reflect on your special day.

In the morning you will be spoiled with our delicious, freshly made breakfast. Dive into some Kodiak Cakes with organic maple syrup, Chef Stef’s Famous Local Granola, and fresh fruit to fuel you for the day. There is always a special treat awaiting you at Silverbow Inn. Join in on our charming Cookie & Cocoa Happy Hour! Allow us to make your stay special, Book your stay with us today!