Preparing for the Canoe Journey to Homeland

Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve


July 2016: Excitement is building in Hoonah. The Huna canoe pullers prepare for their arduous journey from Hoonah to Bartlett Cove as part of the Tribal House Dedication. They have been training every other day canoeing to Halibut Island and back. The 40-footer handles well and is proving to be very seaworthy.