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Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures

112 Toivo Circle, Sitka, AK 99835
(907) 752-0660
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Ranked #1 of 22 activities in Sitka
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures is an Alaskan family-owned business. We employ a select group of exceptional guides who proudly specialize in small-group... more » Owner description: Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures is an Alaskan family-owned business. We employ a select group of exceptional guides who proudly specialize in small-group and private adventures. Join us for a sea kayak adventure to explore the very heart of one of the most spectacular marine wilderness environments in the world. We offer a range of services to match any schedule ability and preference - guided day trips, multi-day expeditions, outfitting and water taxi. Let's go paddling! « less
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Griffin, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

Sitka was our favorite stop, and the kayaking only made it better. Blake was knowledgeable about the sea life and we got up close to some sea lions. Take your camera if at all possible, as some of my favorite shots were taken around the islands, esp the little lighthouse, and Blake got a good one of us in our... More

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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

We scheduled a half day tour and as it turned out we were the only ones scheduled for that day...so we had the guide and the whole trip to ourselves....Boy did we feel spoiled. We are a bit adventurous yet look to stay within safe boundaries and this trip filled the bill. We got close enough to a group of... More

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Alaska
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62 reviews 62 reviews
30 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

We were dismayed that we couldn't rent single kayaks, but the doubles worked out fine, and was probably a better idea as I think we were all of different strengths. Anyway our guide Blake was an energetic young man and very entertaining. We were very lucky that the weather was beautiful which is unusual for SE Alaska. It was sunny... More

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Anchorage, Alaska
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

We went out today with Holly. It was great! Rainy weather, but she took us all around places that were beautiful and also protected from the wind. She was friendly, fun and good at knowing the area and keeping a perfect pace for us. We saw otters and starfish and amazing rocky cliffs and beautiful landscapes. Very fun day. We... More

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San Diego
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We were able to rent single kayaks for a 2 hr tour that was fantastic...so many thing to see....a completely different view of the city...

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

What a perfect day! From the moment we showed up to start our trip to the wonderful picnic on the beach at the end, the whole experience was outstanding. The orientation for kayaking was clear and thorough. Our guide, Oats, was very professional and had outstanding knowledge of the area. We did a four hour paddle, and saw sea lions,... More

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Canyon Country, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We had a great time on our trip with Blake & Oats!! They took their time with all of as (there were 8!!!) as only one had any previous experience. Loved every minute of it especially Grandma's cookies!!! Highly recommend Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures if you are in the Sitka area!!!

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Seattle, Washington
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We had an absolutely beautiful day and time on our kayak trip. We were a small group of just 6 and had a very relaxing time out on the water. I've never seen so many eagles! The scenery is amazing. We had so many great photo opps. The homemade cookies they gave us were amazing too! I highly recommend going... More

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Arlington, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We lucked out and did the 2.5 hour kayaking trip on what ended up being our only non-rainy day in Sitka. We had a great time with our guide, Oats. He did a great job walking through the safety procedures and how to properly use the paddle/kayak. While out on the water, he took use to little coves so we... More

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Portland
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We are here for a week in Sitka and decided to rent kayaks today since the forecast was "cloudy" according to the National Weather Service. "Cloudy" here in Alaska means light rain, so this was going to be a wet trip. I can't say enough about the quality of our experience with these people. They had in depth knowledge of... More

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