On a clear day (a thumbs up day!) the mainland mountains near Petersburg, Alaska provide excellent photo opportunities from several waterfront locations. Devils Thumb (9077ft) is located within these mainland mountains providing a palette of changing colors and shifting shadows that will challenge even the most experienced photographer’s eye.
For the more adventurous traveler and photographer, flightseeing tours of Devils Thumb are offered by Kupreanof Flying Service. Your flightseeing adventure begins soon after your departure from Petersburg. The rugged Alaskan wilderness, just outside of Petersburg, begins to unfold below the plane as you climb towards Devil Thumb. Clear blue ice fields and alpine topped mountains share their majestic beauty with moose, mountain goats, Sitka Blacktail deer, and black bear that can sometimes be observed feeding or resting in the sub-alpine grasses. Your tour around Devils Thumb leaves you mesmerized as this special place shares its secrets with you. After your return to Petersburg, you are immediately drawn to seek out and gaze upon Devils Thumb, satisfied that you experienced “a thumbs up day” with Butch Williams of Kupreanof Flying Service.
Exciting and memorable floatplane tours and charters can be arranged with Kupreanof Flying Service. For more information contact Butch Williams - firstname.lastname@example.org
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