Hidden Bay Retreat
Offered at $3,495,000
Awake each morning to a bounty of natural splendor from this safe and serene corner of the world. Friends and family will rejoice the opportunity to come together in one of the most breathtaking natural environments on earth. So whether it's dining on the catch of the day alfresco-style, reading a book on the veranda or storytelling fireside on the beach - the opportunities for quality time is endless. And the journey to Hidden Bay Retreat is always half the fun, be it a two-day cruise up from major West Coast ports or a quick three-hour flight for impromptu weekenders. This destination property is an heirloom treasure that will stand for generations.
The waterways throughout the Inside Passage of this region rival the Mediterranean and the Caribbean for the most discerning of yachtsman and sailors alike. The Alaskan portion of the Inside Passage extends 500 miles (800 km) from north to south and 100 miles (160 km) from east to west. The area encompasses 1,000 islands, 15,000 miles (24,000 km) of shoreline and thousands of coves and bays. Known as the Alexander Archipelago, these waterways are mostly protected from the Pacific Ocean. In addition to thousands of serene bays for quiet moorage, the most popular destinations include the famous Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, where the glacier meets the bay and icebergs are formed in dramatic fashion to the delight of onlookers.