From the Bow – Wildlife Viewing in Seward, Alaska

DECKHAND DIARY, SEWARD SPOTLIGHT The MMT Blog / From the Bow – Wildlife Viewing in Seward, Alaska Most visitors to Alaska get to embark on a glacier and wildlife cruise just once. But what would it be like to cruise day after day? Our guest blogger Tamara Lang, a Major Marine Tours deckhand and interpretive […]

A Day In The Life: 6 Hour Kenai Fjords National Park Cruise

CRUISE SPOTLIGHT The MMT Blog / A Day In The Life: 6 Hour Kenai Fjords National Park Cruise Seward welcomed us with bluebird skies and 75 degree weather—the perfect temperature for a day on the water for our 6 Hour Kenai Fjords National Park Cruise. Upon boarding, we were given our reserved table seats, allowing us […]

Major Marine Tours: Your One-Stop Shop for Alaskan Adventure

SEWARD SPOTLIGHT The MMT Blog / Major Marine Tours: Your One-Stop Shop for Alaskan Adventure Planning your ultimate Alaskan adventure can be both exciting and overwhelming. Where do you start? What should you do? Major Marine Tours makes your travel planning easier by being your one-stop shop for adventure in Seward. In addition to providing […]

Happy 100th Birthday, National Park Service!

SPECIAL EVENT The MMT Blog / Happy 100th Birthday, National Park Service! If you haven’t heard the news yet, the National Park Service is celebrating a big milestone this year. On August 25th, 2016, the National Park Service will be turning 100! In honor of this special occasion the NPS has planned special events and campaigns […]

What’s New in 2016

ANNOUNCEMENT The MMT Blog / What’s New in 2016 Welcome back to the MMT Blog! After a few months off during the winter season we are getting the blog going again as we prepare for the 2016 season. It’s hard to believe, but our first cruise of the season departs in less than one month! […]

Captain’s Blog of President Obama’s Cruise: Captain Josh

SPECIAL EVENT The MMT Blog / Captain’s Blog of President Obama’s Cruise: Captain Josh On September 1st, 2015, Major Marine Tours was honored to take President Barack Obama on a cruise in Resurrection Bay. The President was visiting Seward to witness first-hand how climate change is affecting Alaska’s glaciers. Three Major Marine Tours Captains were […]

Captain’s Blog of President Obama’s Cruise: Captain Nicole

SPECIAL EVENT The MMT Blog / Captain’s Blog of President Obama’s Cruise: Captain Nicole On September 1st, 2015, Major Marine Tours was honored to take President Barack Obama on a cruise in Resurrection Bay. The President was visiting Seward to witness first-hand how climate change is affecting Alaska’s glaciers. Three Major Marine Tours Captains were […]

Captain’s Blog of President Obama’s Cruise: Captain Gary

SPECIAL EVENT The MMT Blog / Captain’s Blog of President Obama’s Cruise: Captain Gary On September 1st, 2015, Major Marine Tours was honored to take President Barack Obama on a cruise in Resurrection Bay. The President was visiting Seward to witness first-hand how climate change is affecting Alaska’s glaciers. Three Major Marine Tours Captains were […]

From the Chugach to D.C.: The 2015 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree

SPECIAL EVENT The MMT Blog / From the Chugach to D.C.: The 2015 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree Many people who live in Southcentral Alaska are fortunate enough to call the Chugach National Forest their backyard, with 5.4 million acres of land and waterways stretching from the shores of Prince William Sound to the Kenai Peninsula and the […]

Alaska SeaLife Center Brings Aboard Special Guests for World Oceans Day Cruise

ENVIRONMENTAL COMMITMENT, SPECIAL EVENT The MMT Blog / Alaska SeaLife Center Brings Aboard Special Guests for World Oceans Day Cruise Every June, thousands of people from around the world participate in events that help celebrate and protect the world’s oceans as part of World Oceans Day. World Oceans Day has been celebrated on June 8th since 2002, […]