UnCruise ALASKA! – Whales, Wildlife & Glaciers – on the S.S. LEGACY


July 22, 2018 – July 29, 2018

Join John Muir (Lee Stetson) as he retraces his journeys to Southeast Alaska, sailing on UnCruise Adventures’ elegant S.S. Legacy from Sitka to Juneau, and highlighting Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve. The S.S. Legacy, supporting only 83 happy guests, provides an intimate and comfortable exploration of Alaska.  She’s a replica 1898 coastal gold rush steamer with a Victorian-style decor, but with modern machinery she’s capable of fast sailing into the far reaches of the Alaskan wilderness. She’s equipped with kayaks, paddle boards, skiffs and a portable activity launch platform for added explorations, and with every agreeable amenity.

Find out more, and book this special adventure: Whales, Wildlife & Glaciers


Ken Burns’ The National Parks: America’s Best Idea

This 12-hour, six-part documentary, directed by Ken Burns and co-produced with writer Dayton Duncan, traces the evolution of national parks – a uniquely American idea – from  the mid-1800s to the present day. It explores the biographies of the remarkable people who helped create the parks and save them from destruction.  It’s narrated by actor Peter Coyote and features first-person historical accounts, read by actors including Tom Hanks, Andy Garcia, Eli Wallach, Sam Waterston, John Lithgow,  Adam Arkin, and Lee Stetson as Muir scholar and as the voice of John Muir.