EMPRESS OF THE NORTH
Schedule 2006*
* This is the planned schedule. It may vary depending on river stages and for other reasons.
< GUIDED TOUR >
Cruise Date
Rivers
Theme
Nights
Port Stops
Feb 26 - Mar 5
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
Big Band
7
Feb 26 Portland
Feb 27 Stevenson
Feb 28 Umatilla Landing
Mar 1 Lewiston / Clarkston
Mar 2 cruising
Mar 3 Mt. St. Helens
Mar 4 Astoria
Mar 5 Portland
Mar 5 - 12
Columbia River
Willamette River
Lewis & Clark
7
Mar 5 Portland
Mar 6 Portland
Mar 7 Woodland
Mar 8 Astoria
Mar 9 Astoria
Mar 10 Longview / Mt. St. Helens
Mar 11 Columbia River Gorge / Multnomah Falls
Mar 12 Portland
Mar 12 - 19
Columbia River
Willamette River
Lewis & Clark
7
Mar 12 Portland
Mar 13 Portland
Mar 14 Woodland
Mar 15 Astoria
Mar 16 Astoria
Mar 17 Longview / Mt. St. Helens
Mar 18 Columbia River Gorge / Multnomah Falls
Mar 19 Portland
Mar 19 - 26
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
Big Band
7
Mar 19 Portland
Mar 20 Stevenson
Mar 21 Umatilla Landing
Mar 22 Lewiston / Clarkston
Mar 23 cruising
Mar 24 Mt. St. Helens
Mar 25 Astoria
Mar 26 Portland
Mar 26 - Apr 2
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
Wine &Food
7
Mar 26 Portland
Mar 27 Stevenson
Mar 28 Umatilla Landing
Mar 29 Lewiston / Clarkston
Mar 30 cruising
Mar 31 Mt. St. Helens
Apr 1 Astoria
Apr 2 Portland
Apr 2 - 9
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
Wine &Food
7
Apr 2 Portland
Apr 3 Stevenson
Apr 4 Umatilla Landing
Apr 5 Lewiston / Clarkston
Apr 6 cruising
Apr 7 Mt. St. Helens
Apr 8 Astoria
Apr 9 Portland
Apr 9 - 16
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
7
Apr 9 Portland
Apr 10 Stevenson
Apr 11 Umatilla Landing
Apr 12 Lewiston / Clarkston
Apr 13 cruising
Apr 14 Mt. St. Helens
Apr 15 Astoria
Apr 16 Portland
Apr 16 - 23
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
7
Apr 16 Portland
Apr 17 Stevenson
Apr 18 Umatilla Landing
Apr 19 Lewiston / Clarkston
Apr 20 cruising
Apr 21 Mt. St. Helens
Apr 22 Astoria
Apr 23 Portland
Apr 23 - 30
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
7
Apr 23 Portland
Apr 24 Stevenson
Apr 25 Umatilla Landing
Apr 26 Lewiston / Clarkston
Apr 27 cruising
Apr 28 Mt. St. Helens
Apr 29 Astoria
Apr 30 Portland
Apr 30 - May 7
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
7
Apr 30 Portland
May 1 Stevenson
May 2 Umatilla Landing
May 3 Lewiston / Clarkston
May 4 cruising
May 5 Mt. St. Helens
May 6 Astoria
May 7 Portland
May 9 - 20
Inside Passage
Pacific Northwest / Canada / Alaska
11
May 9 Seattle
May 10 Victoria
May 11 Vancouver
May 12 cruising
May 13 cruising
May 14 Ketchikan
May 15 Petersburg
May 16 Sitka
May 17 Glacier Bay National Park
May 18 Skagway
May 19 Juneau
May 20 Juneau
May 20 - 27
Inside Passage
Alaska
7
May 20 Juneau
May 21 Skagway
May 22 Glacier Bay National Park
May 23 Sitka
May 24 Petersburg / Wrangell
May 25 Ketchikan
May 26 cruising
May 27 Juneau
May 27 - June 3
Inside Passage
Alaska
7
May 27 Juneau
May 28 Skagway
May 29 Glacier Bay National Park
May 30 Sitka
May 31 Petersburg / Wrangell
June 1 Ketchikan
June 2 cruising
Jung 3 Juneau
June 3 - 10
Inside Passage
Alaska
7
June 3 Juneau
June 4 Skagway
June 5 Glacier Bay National Park
June 6 Sitka
June 7 Petersburg / Wrangell
June 8 Ketchikan
June 9 cruising
June 10 Juneau
June 10 - 17
Inside Passage
Alaska
7
June 10 Juneau
June 11 Skagway
June 12 Glacier Bay National Park
June 13 Sitka
June 14 Petersburg / Wrangell
June 15 Ketchikan
June 16 cruising
June 17 Juneau
June 17 - 24
Inside Passage
Alaska
7
June 17 Juneau
June 18 Skagway
June 19 Glacier Bay National Park
June 20 Sitka
June 21 Petersburg / Wrangell
June 22 Ketchikan
June 23 cruising
June 24 Juneau
June 24 - July 1
Inside Passage
Alaska
7
June 24 Juneau
June 25 Skagway
June 26 Glacier Bay National Park
June 27 Sitka
June 28 Petersburg / Wrangell
June 29 Ketchikan
June 30 cruising
July 1 Juneau
July 1 - 8
Inside Passage
Alaska
7
July 1 Juneau
July 2 Skagway
July 3 Glacier Bay National Park
July 4 Sitka
July 5 Petersburg / Wrangell
July 6 Ketchikan
July 7 cruising
July 8 Juneau
July 8 - 15
Inside Passage
Alaska
7
July 8 Juneau
July 9 Skagway
July 10 Glacier Bay National Park
July 11 Sitka
July 12 Petersburg / Wrangell
July 13 Ketchikan
July 14 cruising
July 15 Juneau
July 15 - 22
Inside Passage
Alaska
7
July 15 Juneau
July 16 Skagway
July 17 Glacier Bay National Park
July 18 Sitka
July 19 Petersburg /Wrangell
July 20 Ketchikan
July 21 cruising
July 22 Juneau
July 22 - 29
Inside Passage
Alaska
7
July 22 Juneau
July 23 Skagway
July 24 Glacier Bay National Park
July 25 Sitka
July 26 Petersburg / Wrangell
July 27 Ketchikan
July 28 cruising
July 29 Juneau
July 29 - Aug 5
Inside Passage
Alaska
7
July 29 Juneau
July 30 Skagway
July 31 Glacier Bay National Park
Aug 1 Sitka
Aug 2 Petersburg / Wrangell
Aug 3 Ketchikan
Aug 4 cruising
Aug 5 Juneau
Aug 5 - 12
Inside Passage
Alaska
7
Aug 5 Juneau
Aug 6 Skagway
Aug 7 Glacier Bay National Park
Aug 8 Sitka
Aug 9 Petersburg / Wrangell
Aug 10 Ketchikan
Aug 11 cruising
Aug 12 Juneau
Aug 12 - 19
Inside Passage
Alaska
7
Aug 12 Juneau
Aug 13 Skagway
Aug 14 Glacier Bay National Park
Aug 15 Sitka
Aug 16 Petersburg / Wrangell
Aug 17 Ketchikan
Aug 18 cruising
Aug 19 Juneau
Aug 19 - 26
Inside Passage
Alaska
7
Aug 19 Juneau
Aug 20 Skagway
Aug 21 Glacier Bay National Park
Aug 22 Sitka
Aug 23 Petersburg / Wrangell
Aug 24 Ketchikan
Aug 25 crusing
Aug 26 Juneau
Aug 26 - Sep 2
Inside Passage
Alaska
7
Aug 26 Juneau
Aug 27 Skagway
Aug 28 Glacier Bay National Park
Aug 29 Sitka
Aug 30 Petersburg / Wrangell
Aug 31 Ketchikan
Sep 1 cruising
Sep 2 Juneau
Sep 2 - 9
Inside Passage
Alaska
7
Sep 2 Juneau
Sep 3 Skagway
Sep 4 Glacier Bay National Park
Sep 5 Sitka
Sep 6 Petersburg / Wrangell
Sep 7 Ketchikan
Sep 8 cruising
Sep 9 Juneau
Sep 9 - 20
Inside Passage
Alaska / Canada / Pacific Northwest
7
Sep 9 Juneau
Sep 10 Juneau
Sep 11 Skagway
Sep 12 Glacier Bay National Park
Sep 13 Sitka
Sep 14 Petersburg
Sep 15 Ketchikan
Sep 16 cruising
Sep 17 cruising
Sep 18 Vancouver
Sep 19 Victoria
Sep 20 Seattle
Sep 23 - 30
Puget Sound
Pacific Northwest / Canada
7
Sep 23 Seattle
Sep 24 Victoria
Sep 25 Vancouver
Sep 26 Seattle / Blake Island
Sep 27 Tacoma
Sep 28 Anacortes / La Conner
Sep 29 Friday Harbor
Sep 30 Seattle
Sep 30 - Oct 7
Puget Sound
Pacific Northwest / Canada
7
Sep 30 Seattle
Oct 1 Victoria
Oct 2 Vancouver
Oct 3 Seattle / Blake Island
Oct 4 Tacoma
Oct 5 Anacortes / La Conner
Oct 6 Friday Harbor
Oct 7 Seattle
Oct 8 - 15
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
7
Oct 8 Portland
Oct 9 Stevenson
Oct 10 Umatilla Landing
Oct 11 Lewiston / Clarkston
Oct 12 cruisng
Oct 13 Mt. St. Helens
Oct 14 Astoria
Oct 15 Portland
Oct 15 - 22
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
7
Oct 15 Portland
Oct 16 Stevenson
Oct 17 Umatilla Landing
Oct 18 Lewiston / Clarkston
Oct 19 cruising
Oct 20 Mt. St. Helens
Oct 21 Astoria
Oct 22 Portland
Oct 22 - 29
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
7
Oct 22 Portland
Oct 23 Stevenson
Oct 24 Umatilla Landing
Oct 25 Lewiston / Clarkston
Oct 26 cruising
Oct 27 Mt. St. Helens
Oct 28 Astoria
Oct 29 Portland
Oct 29 - Nov 5
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
7
Oct 29 Portland
Oct 30 Stevenson
Oct 31 Umatilla Landing
Nov 1 Lewiston / Clarkston
Nov 2 cruising
Nov 3 Mt. St. Helens
Nov 4 Astoria
Nov 5 Portland
Nov 5 - 12
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
7
Nov 5 Portland
Nov 6 Stevenson
Nov 7 Umatilla Landing
Nov 8 Lewiston / Clarkston
Nov 9 cruising
Nov 10 Mt. St. Helens
Nov 11 Astoria
Nov 12 Portland
Nov 12 - 19
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
7
Nov 12 Portland
Nov 13 Stevenson
Nov 14 Umatilla Landing
Nov 15 Lewiston / Clarkston
Nov 16 cruising
Nov 17 Mt. St. Helens
Nov 18 Astoria
Nov 19 Portland
Nov 19 -  26
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
Holiday
7
Nov 19 Portland
Nov 20 Stevenson
Nov 21 Umatilla Landing
Nov 22 Lewiston / Clarkston
Nov 23 cruising
Nov 24 Mt. St. Helens
Nov 25 Astoria
Nov 26 Portland
Nov 26 - Dec 3
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
7
Nov 26 Portland
Nov 27 Stevenson
Nov 28 Umatilla Landing
Nov 29 Lewiston / Clarkston
Nov 30 cruising
Dec 1 Mt. St. Helens
Dec 2 Astoria
Dec 3 Portland
Dec 3 - 10
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
7
Dec 3 Portland
Dec 4 Stevenson
Dec 5 Umatilla Landing
Dec 6 Lewiston / Clarkston
Dec 7 cruising
Dec 8 Mt. St. Helens
Dec 9 Astoria
Dec 10 Portland
Dec 10 - 17
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
7
Dec 10 Portland
Dec 11 Stevenson
Dec 12 Umatilla Landing
Dec 13 Lewiston / Clarkston
Dec 14 cruising
Dec 15 Mt. St. Helens
Dec 16 Astoria
Dec 17 Portland
Dec 21 - 28
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
Christmas
7
Dec 21 Portland
Dec 22 Stevenson
Dec 23 Umatilla Landing
Dec 24 Lewiston / Clarkston
Dec 25 cruising
Dec 26 Mt. St. Helens
Dec 27 Astoria
Dec 28 Portland
Dec 28 - Jan 4 2007
Columbia River
Willamette River
Snake River
Path of the Explorers
New Years
7
Dec 28 Portland
Dec 29 Stevenson
Dec 30 Umatilla Landing
Dec 31 Lewiston / Clarkston
Jan 1 cruising
Jan 2 Mt. St. Helens
Jan 3 Astoria
Jan 4 Portland