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Sea Hawk Air

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506 Trident Way, Kodiak, Kodiak Island, AK 99615-7401
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Stunning! And I felt safe and secure the entire time.

I would fly with this pilot any time anywhere without concern! He does this daily yet he showed... read more

Reviewed November 5, 2017
suzannecV2225LT
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Colorado Springs, United States
Better and Better

My wife and I have bear viewed with Seahawk Air 4 times. This year my daughter and husband joined... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2017
Tyee Beach E
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A high quality seaplane service for Kodiak Island and the Alaska Peninsula. Since 1987, Rolan Ruoss has been flying sportsmen, tourists, and local Alaskans throughout our Islands, serving their recreational, business, and personal flying needs year-round. Offering the highest quality Bear Viewing Tours around, let Jo Murphy and Rolan Ruoss guide you through this once in a lifetime experience with their insurmountable knowledge.
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506 Trident Way, Kodiak, Kodiak Island, AK 99615-7401
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Reviewed November 5, 2017

I would fly with this pilot any time anywhere without concern! He does this daily yet he showed methodical concern and care as if he couldn't have done it with his eyes closed. Jo, our guide, knows the bears -- some of them almost personally...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2017

My wife and I have bear viewed with Seahawk Air 4 times. This year my daughter and husband joined us on September 1st. It was another amazing trip with Roland pointing out whales on the way to Katmai and on the way back. Bear viewing...More

1  Thank Tyee Beach E
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Reviewed August 14, 2017

I can not tell you how great of an experience this was. It has been on my bucket list for years and it did not disappoint. From the moment we took off with Rolan is was everything i expected it to be. He is very...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

This trip is absolutely sensational- you get to walk around amongst Kodiak Bears in the National Park, so no bears have been brought up by hand, they are just used to having humans around every day. We got within about 20m of a few bears,...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

I never thought I would ever get as close to a bear as we were and yet feel so safe! The flight was amazing and the guided trip was even better! It was a trip of a lifetime! Well worth the money!

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Reviewed August 2, 2017

Rolan is an amazing guide and we had an amazing experience viewing Bears at Frazier Lake. We saw several adult brown bears fishing and catching salmon in the lake. We also saw a pair of 2 year old cubs and another pair much younger. Sea...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2017

Our trip with Sea Hawk Air was not only a bucket list item but one of the most memorable times of our lives. Our guide, Jo Murphy, was the most amazing people we have ever meet. She is totally concerned with the safety of not...More

Thank M N
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Reviewed July 30, 2017

The entire Sea Hawk Team ensured that this trip to Hallo Bay in Katmai was a memorable one. It is worth to go for because the views are just amazing. Roland is a highly experienced pilot, and he knows how to get passengers excited already...More

Thank Bernie C
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Reviewed July 25, 2017

Our group of three went on the bear viewing trip and it far exceeded our wildest expectations. Roland is a terrific knowledgeable pilot who took right above a pod of fin whales on way to the sight. Jo is literally a bear whisperer, we felt...More

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Reviewed July 20, 2017

Our family of 4 went bear viewing with Roland in early July and my wish to "see a bear catch a salmon in a river" came true. My husband and I are senior citizens, in our low 80's, and had made 9 previous trips to...More

Thank Ruby B
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Response from Kathy E | Reviewed this property |
The bear watching trip with Seahawk takes the better part of a half day. Plus, you need to factor in rain or foggy conditions that may cause the trip to be cancelled. When you fly to Frazier Lake, you are going to the... More
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