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Southeast Exposure Ketchikan - Kayaking, Zipline & Zodiac Boat Tours. Welcome to Southeast Exposure. We started taking Kayaking Tours in 1986 from our home in downtown Ketchikan. Kayaks soon took over the yard. In 2005 we moved our operation north...more
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37 Potter Rd, Ketchikan, AK 99901-8929
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Reviewed yesterday

We were out with Rainy, Nate, Grace, Trevin and Captain Tim for a wonderful day of paddling among the starfish, rocks, eagles, massive trees and kelp. An educational ecological fun time. We had perfect weather, but would have enjoyed it in the rain - so...More

Thank Kristine W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a fine day on the water with JT and Dan. They led a group of kayak novices out to see eagles, seals and other wildlife, and made us all comfortable and safe on the water.

Thank awilliams53
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was our excursion during our stop at Ketchikan on our Alaskan Cruise on the Disney Wonder ship. We took this in early Sept. 2018. The adventure consisted of 7 (or was it 8?) ziplines and 3 rope bridges. Our guides, Clay and Andrew, were...More

Thank Zeke Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this sea kayaking excursion through our Norwegian Bliss cruise, and it was one of highlight of our trip. Even the journey from the ship to the start of the kayaking tour was great with history telling of Ketchikan on the way. We were...More

Thank Dawn D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had so much fun on this zip lining trip. The guides (Trevin & Rainy) were fabulous and made us feel so safe and relaxed. We were laughing up a storm and had a fun time on the various lines and obstacle courses. They have...More

Thank skoszyk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My mom, sister and I went kayaking with Grace on 8/27/18 and had a wonderful time. We had great, grey weather with no rain, calm water, and such peace and quiet around the islands. We saw eagles and their massive nest, tons of starfish, sea...More

Thank Nicole S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ben & Kelly really took their time and made safety the number one priority. I don't like heights and I felt safe and secure under their instruction.They were patient, friendly, and knowledgeable. Also funny and understanding.Very good about complimenting us when we did a task...More

Thank barb4jean
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Peter and Sasha were fantastic kayak guides to Eagle and Clover Passage islands. They’re uninhabited and belong to local Indian tribes. We saw a 900 pound (approximately) Eagle next. September is a great time to take this trip. Heartily recommend!

Thank Palmtree200
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once we arrived we were quickly outfitted and instructed on the procedures and safety requirements. The guides made it very entertaining and available for all skillsets. The views were breath taking, and the trees offered a good amount of cover from the torrential rain

Thank LoufromWantagh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guides were excellent and informative, they walked us through the safety requirements and in a short time we were whisking through the trees. We had terrible weather but the trees offered a good amount of cover from the rain and it was a very...More

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Julie_Gerard
June 29, 2015|
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Response from caramello51 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think this operation has rooms, tubs, or showers. It is strictly kayaking, biking, and zipllining tours. I'm not sure where you got the idea it was a "hotel" type of operation?
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John L
June 7, 2015|
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Yes. They have GoPros for hire, or you can use your own
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Ashleigh A
January 3, 2015|
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Response from Jennifer H | Reviewed this property |
We did the Tatoosh Islands kayak tour. The 20 minute zodiac trip took us to the island where the second guide was waiting with the kayaks. It was very quiet and serene, with beautiful views, old growth forest, sea life, and... More
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