Explore the rich multitude of botanical offerings the Tongass Rainforest has provided to its inhabitants, both two & four-legged, for thousands of years.
Tongass Botanicals Forest Walk
Your guide will lead you into a miniature getaway from the hustle & bustle and into the unique ecosystems within our coastal temperate rainforest on the Wrangell Nature Trail. Learn about the interconnectedness between tidal, muskeg, alpine, and deep forest ecosystems, and discover a variety of edible and medicinal uses of local flora and fauna that have and continue to be relied on throughout Southeast Alaska. You will be sure to leave this walk with a wealth of knowledge and an enjoyable experience among the lush, quiet, and peaceful surroundings that the mighty Tongass Rainforest has to offer. Guests pass through Wrangell’s Historic Sites on the way to the Nature Trailhead. Complimentary bottled water is provided. The tour departs from and returns to your pier.