Custom Locations in the Alaskan Wilderness!

At Above and Beyond Alaska we specialize in assisting with custom locations for film and media productions. We have the perfect combination of experienced staff, appropriate equipment, and access to boats, planes or helicopters that allows us to safely assist with onsite management in any of Southeast Alaska’s environments from the snow covered ice field to the coastal waters.

Film Location Examples

  • Helicopter Glacier – A full day of getting that perfect shot on the Herbert, Mendenhall, or Lemon Glaciers.
  • Endicott Arm – Assistance in chartering a boat and all necessary supplies to remote Endicott Arm Fjord.
  • Tracy Arm Fjord – Assistance in chartering a boat and all necessary supplies to what John Muir described as the “Yosemite of the north.”
Peter near crevasse
Top of ice climb
Above and Beyond Alaska guides at Mendenhall
Mendenhall Glacier ice climbing

Southeast Alaska Coastal Waterways

  • Channel Islands/North Pass – From Lincoln Island to Benjamin Island, this area is known as the humpback whale’s feeding grounds and home to orcas, sea lions, porpoises, seals, eagles, and a variety of other sea birds.
  • Idaho Inlet and the Inian Islands – Home to the vast wilderness of Chichagof Island, Icy Strait and Cross Sound. Rugged islands, humpback feeding grounds, kelp beds home to sea otters, brown bears, and a sea lion haul out combine to make a unique backdrop.

World Renowned Bears

  • Admiralty Island/Pack Creek/Tracy Arm/Lincoln Island Expedition – A water taxi assisted photographers trip for Alaska’s big three: brown bears salmon fishing, calving glaciers, and breaching humpback whales
  • Admiralty Island/Angoon  – Scenic Floatplane flight to world renowned island that has the one of largest concentration of brown bears anywhere on earth.

Talk to an Expert

Please contact us if you would like to request a quote or need planning assistance. We are always excited to help plan the ultimate wilderness experience!