Alaska Charter Yachts

M/V Sea Mist

M/V Sea Mist

Design your exclusive itinerary then join SEA MIST as you cruise the wildlife-rich shorelines and open waters of Prince William Sound or Southeast Alaska. Relax on board the spacious 78-foot Knight and Carver custom-built yacht while watching for the abundance of resident marine mammals like Killer whales, Steller sea lions, otters and over a hundred species of birds. Enjoy kayaking in peaceful coves, beach exploration or hike among old-growth trees. You can visit an oyster farm and pick up fresh oysters for the chef to prepare while you relax among ancient glaciers.

Captain and Crew

Jeff Gorton, Captain
With Captain Jeff Gorton at the helm, you will always have “locals only” access to some of Alaska’s greatest hidden gems.

A lifelong Alaskan, Jeff has been navigating these waters for decades. He started his ocean career at a young 15 years old, running local boats and working local lodges. He purchased his first ocean vessel five years later, spending the next two decades cruising around the Prince William Sound and Southeast Alaska. Jeff is a recent retiree who worked in the North Slope oil fields for 15 years. During his career, he would spend his two weeks on the oil fields working and his two weeks off boating. Over the course of time, Jeff has led various river floating trips and fishing charters. He currently holds a 50-Ton USCG Master’s License and is both CPR and First Aid certified.

Born in Montana, Jeff moved to Alaska at just six months old and has lived in Anchorage ever since. As a father of three hardy Alaska boys, 21,18 and 13, he has instilled a love for the sea and encouraged the lessons of living outdoors through hunting, fishing, snow-machining and working on their cabin.

Kate Boudreau, Crew Member
Kate was born in Olalla, Washington along the Puget Sound where she spent the first 10 years of her life developing a strong sense of adventure. After years of moving around the West Coast she moved with her mother and sister to Atlanta, Georgia where she attended high school and university. Kate has worked in restaurants and hotels gaining skills in hospitality as well as developing her skills as a freelance photographer. Shortly after graduating with her Bachelor’s in Advertising and Photography, Kate decided that she really wanted to begin a career in the yachting industry and has now been thriving in it for 2 years. She works hard and loves learning new things. In her free time, Kate enjoys traveling, hiking, running, and being in good company

Vessel Specifications

  • Length: 78′
  • Beam: 22′
  • Draft: 6′
  • # of Cabins: 3
  • Builder: Knight and Carver
  • Flag: US
  • # of Crew: 3

Tenders & Toys

  • 14′ Novurania with 50 hp Yamaha
  • 2 Double Kayaks
  • 2 Single Kayaks
  • 2 Paddleboards


  • All meals, appetizers, snacks, house beer and wines
  • Bedding, Linens
  • Guided Activities

Not Included

  • Crew Gratuity
  • Specialty beer/wine, hard alcohol

Why Go?

1. Explore wildlife-rich shorelines and tide water glaciers privately

2. Design your own custom itineraries and excursions

3. On board chef creates local fresh fare including shrimp caught right off the boat!

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Passengers Up to 6
Length 78'
Staterooms 3
Crew Captain, Chef, Deckhand/Mate
Area of Service Prince William Sound, Inside Passage, Whittier, Seward
Activities Kayaking, hiking, glaciers, photography, whale and wildlife watching
Equipment 14' Tender, 4 Kayaks, 2 Stand up Paddleboards
Rates $6,995 per night for an all-inclusive charter

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