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Southeastern Alaska Fly throughs
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Southeastern Alaska
Fly throughs


This series of maps shows the expedition route and selected stopping points for the expedition in the Southeastern portion of Alaska. Topographic data is from the U.S. Geological Survey, Department of the Interior; bathymetric data is from the National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA.

 

This locator map shows the areas in Southeastern Alaska where the 2 fly throughs below take place, Wrangell and Prince William Sound.

Fly through of Southeast Region, Wrangell

In the fly through of the Southeast Region you begin about 20 miles south of Wrangell, Alaska and slowly wind through Zimovia Strait during a rainstorm.

Wrangell Reference Map

This image shows the path of the fly through for the southeast region, Wrangell.

audio symbol Click for an audio description of the Inside Passage, Southeast Region (RealAudio, 2.3 MB)

The image below is a preview of the fly through and shows the Southeast Region as it might appear from the ground-level perspective of a member of the Harriman Expedition.

 

Wrangell Map

 

Fly through of South Central/Gulf Coast Region, Prince William Sound

The fly through of the South Central/Gulf Coast Region takes place in northwestern arm of Prince William Sound in a body of water called Port Wells, taking you 25 miles straight up an icy fjord to Harvard Glacier.

Prince William Sound Reference Map

This image shows the path of the fly through for Prince William Sound.

The image below is a preview of the fly through and shows the South Central/Gulf Coast Region as it might appear from the ground-level perspective of a member of the Harriman Expedition.


Prince William Sound Map


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