We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

AK Adventures, Inc.

Beluga Lake, PO Box 2828, Homer, AK 99603
+1 907-235-1805
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #23 of 42 activities in Homer
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
19 visitor photos
Write a Review

11 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    11
    0
    0
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Chevy Chase, MD
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 NEW

Dave is a true professional! His knowledge of bears, their behavior and their habitat is encyclopedic, and he willingly shares that knowledge with his guests. Dave is active in environmental preservation programs and bear conservation groups, and we learned a lot from him about not only the bears, but also plant life and other animals in the region. We spent... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013 via mobile

I went on a bear trip with Dave on Aug 13 th, 2013. This was my 2 nd trip with Dave. Last visit in 7-2011 the bears were in the meadows with glaciers and beautiful terrain. The number of differant types of photo shots I was able to capture was purely due to Dave's experience and desire to give me... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

Took a photographic group trip with Dave in August 2012 to Katmai. Dave was always in control with a calm and relaxed approach and was able to get us incredible photo opportunities by understanding both what we as photographers wanted in terms of light and background whilst at the same time knowing how the bears would behave and predicting their... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Southampton, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
12 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

We were in Katmai with Dave in August 2012. Dave is a calm, organised and highly knowledgable guide who ensured we were able to gain the best photographic opportunities with the bears. Dave ensures your safety with fair but firm rules, without going over the top with instructions. He was prepared to stay in the field with us all day,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Stoneham, Massachusetts
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

I thought I had already reviewed this - I apologize Dave for taking so long! My husband and I did a day trip with Dave on our honeymoon in June 2012. It was absolutely the best experience of our trip. We had an amazing time. We were the only ones booked that day, so it ended up being a personal... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Madison, New Hampshire
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

We spent 3 days and 2 nights with Dave Bachrach of AK Adventures watching the grizzly bears on Katmai Pennisula. This was without a doubt the single best adventure of our lives. Dave is an amazing guide. He is knows the bears, and the environment. He answered our endless questions with patience and thoughtful answers. His awareness and respect for... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012 via mobile

Bears!!!! Best vacation ever! Dave picked a great camp site and great place to view bears. Get great view of salmon coming in with tide. Harbor seals and bears feeding on salmon. And sea gulls and eagles cleaning up.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Muscat Governorate, Oman
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
14 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2011

My decision to go see the bears was relatively last minute (I only decided a few weeks before) and I didn't find much information to distinguish one bear viewing trip from another. One of the reviews here was amazingly helpful in that process and I opted to contact Dave at AK Adventures. As I mentioned, it was relatively last minute... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 7
Georgia
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2010

Why we chose AK Adventures (long) We did a lot of research before deciding on a guide for our bear viewing trip to Katmai National Park. We ended up choosing Dave Bachrach at AK Adventures (Goseebears.com) for the following reasons: 1. Safety. Safety, both in the air and on the ground with the bears, was our most important concern. I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 17
Homer
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2010

My Son and I went June 25th bear viewing to Halo Bay.... It was truly amazing. As soon as we flew over Halo Bay we began our tour seeing several bears strolling along the beach digging from clams.... When we landed the bear safari began as a small group of us with our knowledgably, guide, Dave, took us on an... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4

Been to AK Adventures, Inc.? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage AK Adventures, Inc., register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing