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True North Kayak Adventures

Homer, AK 99603
+1 907-235-0708
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Amazing kayak and hiking tour

We did 3/4 day kayak and half day hiking to glacier lake, both are beautiful and amazing. Thanks... read more

Reviewed yesterday
kobuk2018
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Redmond, Washington
Excellent tour and all around experience

True North knows how to get someone out on the bay and lead them into activities and areas that one... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jan L
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Homer, AK 99603
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"yukon island"
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"water taxi"
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"sea otters"
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"day trip"
in 23 reviews
"kachemak bay"
in 22 reviews
"sierra club"
in 3 reviews
"ultimate trip"
in 2 reviews
"an easy trip"
in 2 reviews
"shared great stories"
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"hour paddle"
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"an abundance of wildlife"
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"beautiful coastline"
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"calm waters"
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"bull kelp"
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"getting wet"
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Reviewed yesterday

We did 3/4 day kayak and half day hiking to glacier lake, both are beautiful and amazing. Thanks Calthy and True North for the accommodation and guide. Unforgettable trip and I am sure we will come back again.

Thank kobuk2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago

True North knows how to get someone out on the bay and lead them into activities and areas that one would not know of on their own. They can take you on a tour of the bay on their water taxi, transport you to and...More

Thank Jan L
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I’ve been using True North Kayak Adventures services for several years, I’ve booked numerous trips, Kayaking, group and solo, numerous water taxi trips, I’ve always found Alison and her excellent staff to be courteous and Knowledgeable of trail conditions, they’ve managed to book me on...More

Thank j_newtoninak
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Kelsey was my tour guide. She is very knowledgeable about the vegetation and the areas we visited. She made my experience much better.

Thank Martha G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the 3pm trip to Yucon island and payed $50/person. The trip was supposed to take us around the Yukon island and back to homer. We came all excited at 3pm and the boat took off around 3:10pm. In about 20 minutes on the...More

1  Thank shrixkulkarni
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kayakhomer, Owner at True North Kayak Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

This trip is called a "Ride Along". Basically you ride along on an existing water taxi run which is dropping and picking folks up on islands and at trails across Kachemak Bay. It's a quick and cheap way to hop on a boat and see...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This whole outfit is top notch! They know the water, places to go and safety is a huge priority! We were out in some rough swells and they handled everything with efficiency and experienced knowledge!!! We always felt safe! The staff were helpful and also...More

Thank kellymcdevitt
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for a fun family outdoor activity to do while in Homer and decided to book the Ultimate Kayak and Hike tour. We’ve been to a lot of places and done many tours and this was by far one of the best tours...More

Thank magMPK
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time kayaking in Kachemak Bay. Kelsey was our guide and she was great in explaining things to us; the animals we saw (eagles and otters), bull kelp that was floating everywhere, and the beautiful volcano we saw across the water. It...More

Thank Michele G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am SO very pleased with my experience with True North Adventures. Dealing with them for scheduling a kayaking trip was just wonderful. The kayaking trip itself was just fantastic. Our guide was simply the best. She was knowledgeable and helpful. Everyone i dealt with...More

Thank cclausson
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

True North has a beautiful house on Hesketh Island overlooking Kachemak Bay. My friends and I stayed there for 2 nights. True North provided transportation via their water taxi and rented several of us kayaks. It was a fabulous trip and I would highly recommend...More

Thank suzymacAlaska
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tlreimer
June 28, 2017|
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Response from Steve W | Reviewed this property |
Those two layers should be fine. If you are the type of person that is chilled easily, you might feel a little cool early in the morning, but if it's a sunny day and gets into high 50s or low 60s for temps you should be... More
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