Alaska

Great Escapes July/August 2014: Juneau, Alaska

Sojourn’s Alaskan routes can be customized to suit the interests of passengers, but typically the 130-foot charter embarks from the state’s capital city and cruises by the colossal Sawyer Glacier, which frequently—and dramatically—sheds slabs of blue ice into the fjord. The yacht might then head south through Fords Terror, another curving fjord lined with stunning […]

Ultimate Adventures: Peak Experience

The Adventure › A 10-day heli-skiing excursion in Alaska’s Western Chugach Mountains. The Outfitter › Launched in 1997, Chugach Powder Guides is the largest heli-ski operator in Alaska. Today the company lays exclusive claim to some 750,000 acres of soaring peaks, towering ramps, consistent couloirs, and steep spine lines in the south-central region’s Western Chugach […]