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Southeast Exposure Outdoor Adventure Center

Ketchikan, AK, USA
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About Southeast Exposure Outdoor Adventure Center
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 to beautiful Clover Pass, three miles from the end of the road. The protected waters here are dotted with evergreen islands. To realize our dream of having a zipline course and move the kayak tours away from the floatplanes, large boats, wind and the noise of the waters of downtown, we purchased an estate and started to renovate and add. We built a zipline course with 8 lines in the big cedars and installed transition elements as well as a zipline that zooms down to an ocean platform. We also installed an optional climbing wall with stairs to climb to the top platform. We support our Tatoosh Islands and Misty Fiords kayak tours with three vessels: Two 24’ Rigid Hulled inflatables (RIBs) and a 24’ landing craft. Our Zodiac Boatman Tour features three custom built 14’ rigid hulled boats. The kayak fleet would never fit anywhere in our two previous locations. What will you see out here in Clover Pass? Islands ringed by protected waters Seals, sea lions, eagles, intertidal life, jumping salmon, deer and possibly orcas on the hunt and transiting humpback whales.
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Ketchikan Shore Excursion: Rainforest Canopy Ropes and Zipline Adventure Park

Adventure seekers and nature lovers alike will enjoy this fun shore excursion at Ketchikan. Swing through the Alaskan treetops on a zipline and canopy tour. The course has eight canopy ropes and seven ziplines, so whether you're a jungle-gym novice or have done this before, there will be something to excite you. Don't forget your camera, as there will be opportunities to take some awesome photos.
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3 hours 30 minutes
from $125.00

Ketchikan Shore Excursion: Eagle Island Sea Kayaking

While your ship is docked in Ketchikan, kayak around Eagle Island, part of Tongass National Forest, on this 3.5-hour guided shore excursion. Enter the protected waters of Clover Pass and as you paddle around the island, spot wildlife including bald eagles, seals, salmon, and perhaps even humpbacks and orcas. The tranquil waters provide a perfect opportunity for beginning kayakers and the more experienced alike to enjoy the Alaskan wilderness.
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3 hours 30 minutes
from $99.36
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This excursion made our Alaskan cruise! We kayaked with whales and it was amazing! We booked our excursion before we left on our cruise. We knew we wanted to kayak in one of the ports and after reading the reviews chose wisely with Southeast Exposure. Finding our way to our
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We did this tour as an excursion on our Alaska cruise. Jared and Peter did a great job with our group of 12. They provided rain gear and dry bags for the zodiac ride to the island where we launched the kayaks. Kayaking was about 3 miles in about 2 hours; we had hot cocoa and
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Our family had a wonderful time on the ziplines. The location was very scenic, with the temperate rain forest, towering trees, and coastline. We even saw whales. Our guides Abrey and Spikey were very thorough and knowledgeable, and we felt very safe on the course. Abrey and
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We arrived on the Norwegian Joy. We booked directly through Southeast exposure which saved a ton of money vs booking through NCL. Southeast exposure provided very good instructions to the pick up point which was near the dock, only a few min walk. The ziplines were really fun
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Jake and Dan were excellent guides on our fun kayak tour! They were very knowledgeable about kayaking as well as the area. They were helpful when it came time to get in and out of the kayaks(my least favorite part). We saw plenty of jellyfish and sea lions nearby as we kayaked
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