Lituya, Adventures in Southeast Alaska

Exploring Southeast Alaska aboard Lituya, a classic Nordic Tug 42 based in Juneau, AK. Not currently available for charters.

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Onboard Lituya


Glaciers, fjords, islands, and local cultures... explore the hidden gems all around Southeast Alaska.


Discover all five species of salmon, along with halibut, crab, and more...


Wildlife abounds. Humpback whales, brown and black bears, and orcas around every corner.


Visit Petersburg, Sitka, Gustavus, and others for unique views of life in Alaska.

Charter Info

NOT current available. Launched in 2009, Lituya is a 42′ Nordic Tug built by Nordic Tugs of Burlington, Washington. Lituya hails from Juneau in Souteast Alaska. Currently, Lituya is NOT available for charter.



  • Starboard settee 'L' w/large storage beneath (converts to full bunk)
  • Hi-Lo mounted teak table
  • Bose entertainment system with 23-inch flat panel TV
  • DVD and CD player
  • 110 volt AC outlets
  • LED Flashlight
  • Day/Night custom window shades
  • Double, aluminum watertight entry door
  • Fully equipped galley for eight people
  • U-shaped Corian counter
  • Force 10 LPG 3-burner stove with oven
  • Microwave oven
  • Icemaker
  • Electric toaster
  • Mini food processor
  • 12-cup electric coffee maker
  • Double stainless steel sink
  • Nova Kool 9.1 cubic foot refrigerator/ freezer

Pilot House

  • Raised watch settee (converts to bunk) with table
  • Chart table with day/night chart light
  • 110v AC & 12v DC outlets
  • Binoculars
  • SE Alaska cruising guide
  • Emergency flares
  • Air horn (backup)
  • Portable (handheld) Spotlight
  • LED Flashlight
  • Escape Hatch w/screen
  • Cummins Smartcraft VesselView
  • ZF single engine throttle control
  • Auto Pilot (approved skippers)
  • Dual 12-inch RayMarine MFD (multi-function display) GPS/chart plotters
  • Raymarine radar
  • RayMarine software w/ Navionics charts and AIS Class B
  • RayMarine wind speed and direction sensor
  • Raymarine depth sounder
  • Uniden VHF marine transceiver with Class D DSC and hailer
  • Laptop with full electronic charts and backup GPS
  • Tank monitoring system
  • Additional USB port GPS connection
  • Compass

Exterior / Fishing

  • Oyster white with grey trim fiberglass hull
  • Magma rail-mountable, propane BBQ grill
  • Two folding chairs
  • Bow anchor, 300 feet of chain rode
  • Spare Fortress anchor w/300-feet of nylon rode
  • Lofrans electrically operated windlass
  • Steelhead WD800 (800#) hydraulicly operated davit
  • 10.5′ Bullfrog rigid hull tender on top deck (w/ 15hp Honda outboard)
  • Lifesling2 rescue sling
  • Top loading freezer on top deck
  • Aft deck camera (fixed)
  • Forward and aft deck washdown hose bibs
  • Top deck (sundeck) access ladder w/hand rail & steps
  • Two single kayaks w/side rail racks (upon request)
  • Aft ZF helm throttle control station
  • Stainless fishing pole rack
  • Salmon net and gaff hook
  • Halibut harpoon and spare dart
  • Scotty starboard and port downriggers
  • Rail-mounted fish cleaning table


  • 500 hp Cummins diesel main engine, QSC8.3 electronic
  • Cummins trolling valve
  • 24V Bow and Stern thrusters w/joy stick controller
  • Northern Lights 9 kw electric generator
  • Xantrex Inverter/charger (approved skippers)
  • 2-300 gallons diesel fuel tanks (600 gal total)
  • 200 gallons fresh water tank
  • Espar diesel hydronic heating system
  • FireBoy fire extinguishing system
  • Reverso oil change system
  • Racor dual fuel polishing filters
  • Tool kit


  • Main cabin with Queen
  • Guest cabin with Double berth
  • Master head and walk-in shower
  • Aft head and walk-in shower
  • Splendide Washer/Dryer in aft cabin
  • Hanging lockers w/automatic lights
  • Under berth storage drawers
  • Mirror on back of cabin door, full length
  • Berth reading lights
  • 110v AC outlets
  • Hatch w/screen