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She said they were happy to go home and tell everyone they had bushwhacked through an Alaskan rainforest. The Wilderness Discoverer has two exercise bikes and two elliptical machines out on the back deck, all of which were used more than I expected, given the activity level of the shore excursions.
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Glad all those gale winds had disappeared. We rode around Frederick Sound all afternoon watching for whales. The water was calm, but we only saw a few whales in the distance a couple of times.
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As we gathered in the bar area, an announcement came over the loud speaker; a large pod of orcas killer whales were ahead! Ned, we all grabbed coats and hats and scurried outside with our binoculars and cameras. At first, the pod was quite a ways ahead, near the Safari Explorer, a sister ship of the Wilderness Discoverer. Apparently the passengers on that ship had been entertained for a while by the orcas, Married lady want sex Saint John the ship moved off soon.
We watched the orcas for over an hour. They were in a very tight pod, and one of the guides said that might mean they were sleeping or resting, since they couldn't feed packed so tightly together, and they weren't exhibiting any play-like activity similar to what Ronnie and I had seen orcas doing a few years ago when on the Safari Quest in the Sea of Cortes. We counted at least 14 orcas, three big males, some females, and some young ones.
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They came very near the ship one time as they rested before diving again, and we all got a great close-up look. After an hour or so, Marce slowly moved the ship Ketcikan and we adjourned to dinner. After dinner, Jenny did a presentation on marine mammals.
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We had a good laugh during breakfast. The Captain came Toop the PA and announced that there was an orca cruising off the stern of the ship. The day before, we had all ran to see the orcas and humpbacks. Eighteen hours later, almost all continued to sip their coffee and taste the delicious frittata vegetarian or sausage. One of our table mates said, "Don't think I'll go outside for only one orca.
Captain Marce had moved the Wilderness Discoverer to the back of Port Houghton bay, and we were anchored, with the kayaks out by 8: This day featured an all-day hiking and kayaking excursion, which included a box lunch ashore. Half the group would kayak and Ketcgikan other half would hike to the lunch spot, switching for the return trip. We had six groups on the ship, depending on Top in need for bubble butt Ketchikan Alaska your cabin was located.
Who gets to sign up first rotates each day. So, Julie and I signed up for a small boat tour in the morning and a meadow hike in the afternoon. We weren't too disappointed to miss out on the full day excursion, especially since we knew we'd be miserable if it rained all day or the kayaking was more strenuous than we wanted.
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Julie Top in need for bubble butt Ketchikan Alaska I both thought he was a baby, but Aron said he was full grown and just looked ned since the grass was so tall.
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The onboard lunch was much better than eating a box lunch in the rain--meat loaf, buttered noodles, vegetables, and chocolate chip cookies.
Ketchkkan was still Too rain over Port Houghton, so Julie and I scratched the meadow walk. We decided even the wildlife would stay out of this rain. In the late afternoon, we all enjoyed galley and engine tours. The bridge on the Wilderness Discoverer is almost always open, which is certainly different than what is found on the mega-ships.