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Southeast Sea Kayaks

3 Salmon Landing, 3 Salmon Landing, Ketchikan, AK 99901
907-225-1258
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Ranked #9 of 78 Activities in Ketchikan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours, Adventure
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Owner description: 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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New York, NY
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89 reviews 89 reviews
15 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 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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80 reviews 80 reviews
38 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 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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89 reviews 89 reviews
39 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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
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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
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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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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

In spite of the weather we had a great 2 hours paddling and managed to see some seals as well. Our guide was really fantastic and as there were only 2 of us, it was a very personalised trip. She was very willing to accommodate us in terms of where we wanted to go and how far we wanted to... More

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I really enjoyed my experience with Southeast Sea Kayaks! I was the only person to book the 9:00 AM Orca Bay Tour on that particular day, and I was impressed that they ran the tour regardless. It was just me and my guide, Mary. She was very friendly and knowledgeable about the local area and wildlife. We saw a lot... More

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