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Address: 3 Salmon Landing, 3 Salmon Landing, Ketchikan, AK 99901
Phone Number: 907-225-1258
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Description: Ketchikan's local kayak company. Sea kayak tours of Ketchikan, Orcas Cove...
Ketchikan's local kayak company. Sea kayak tours of Ketchikan, Orcas Cove and Misty Fjords. Small groups and fun, friendly guides. First time kayakers welcome!
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A nice physical activity compared to some of the other options in Ketchikan. Good equipment included and energetic staff. Kind of wish we had signed up for a longer time instead... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 14, 2015
Bryan Y
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Chicago, Illinois
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Chicago, Illinois
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135 reviews 135 reviews
43 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

A nice physical activity compared to some of the other options in Ketchikan. Good equipment included and energetic staff. Kind of wish we had signed up for a longer time instead of just the quick trip across and around the northern edge of Pennock Island and then back under Creek Street.

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Lakeside, California, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

This is by far the best tour we have taken in Alaska. Small company who offers larger than life tours with a very small group. If you are looking for fun and adventure but a get away from the cruise crowd and ability to enjoy nature and learn a little while at it this is the place to book. Greg... More 

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New York, NY
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89 reviews 89 reviews
15 attraction reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We are a family of four with two teenagers who did the Orca's Cove adventure, and it was one of the highlights of our trip. It is a short walk to their offices where you are outfitted with your gear, and then a short trip on a motorboat to "home base" in Orca's Cove - another larger ship where you... More 

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Belmar, New Jersey
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86 reviews 86 reviews
39 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This is a great family owned ( Australian) kayacking business. We were so glad the larger operation was filled. To be that close to bald eagles and to view the sealife so up close was so memorable. We went at a steady pace and Greg found out that someone was having their birthday and when we got on the boat... More 

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Kiama, Australia
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105 reviews 105 reviews
43 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The day was perfect, sun shining, eagles hovering and a fabulously knowledgable guide - wouldn't have been be dead for quids!. The business owner Greg was OK too - but aren't all aussies!! Seriously though, it was a really good experience and one I have recommended already a few times to people along our travels. The snack at the end... More 

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San Diego
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I was on a cruise with Norwegian Jewel. We booked this excursion on our own, saved big by cutting out the middle men (Cruise Line) and didn't have to deal with big lines. One of the more memorable days of our cruise. Quaint quality.

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Ontario, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We booked this solely on the 5 star rating we saw from here. Loved every minute of it for a lot of reasons: -Weather remained beautiful the whole time we were there -Water was very calm for the most part -Saw natural wildlife: Bald Eagles, Harbor Seal and Salmon -Great intimate setting Here are a few of my personal view... More 

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altamonte springs, florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Our experience was great. Tess our guide was fantastic and patience as my wife was terrified at first. She kept the group together as we cached up. She shared with us information about the area story. We were able to see an Bold Eagle that graciously posed for our pictures. We felt safe all the time even when we crossed... More 

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Victoria, Canada
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

The weather that we had was great, sunny and a slight breeze. It just made the kayaking tour better. There was only 4 of us plus the guide Lukas. He was knowledgeable about the area and the local wildlife. We paddled around Orcas Cove for a while, we saw some bald eagles and an eagles nest. On the way back... More 

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Richmond, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Having never kayaked before, Southeast Sea Kayaks offered a short tour which included fish creek and seemed appropriate for a first time experience. I went with a friend in a two person kayak. I had no issues with their on-line booking. We were met at the quayside on time as pre-arrangeed and walked to their office where we were kitted... More 

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