Think outside the boat to experience Alaska up close, away from tourist crowds. Small ships are like floating base camps, and AdventureSmith Explorations is your guide to Alaska's largest selection of expedition cruises and guided wilderness adventures by land. Our firsthand experience aboard dozens of vessels carrying 8-100 travelers and at remote lodges ensures you find the right Alaska ship and trip. Want to sail on a family-run historic yacht? Fly to your lodge via float plane? Want to be active kayaking, hiking, stand-up paddleboarding and even snorkeling?! Is whale watching a priority? Let us find the small, sustainable vessel or wilderness lodge for you. Plus, our travelers benefit from Carbon-Free Cruising, a free-to-you program where we offset the emissions from your Alaska trip!