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Southeast Sea Kayaks

3 Salmon Lndg, Alaska Fish House Marina, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6567
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Ketchikan's local kayak company. Sea kayak tours of Ketchikan, Orcas Cove and kayak/hike at Icehouse Cove. Small groups and fun, friendly guides. First time kayakers welcome!
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3 Salmon Lndg, Alaska Fish House Marina, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6567
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Best day ever !! This excursion exceeded our expectation. The crew was so wonderful, they made it educational, exciting and fun. Our kayak guide, Cassandra, did such a great job and made our experience a wonderful memory. We had hoped to see some wild life...More

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Ketchikankayaker, Front Office Manager at Southeast Sea Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank YOU for coming paddling with us - such a great day! No matter how many tours we take out, we are always in awe of the wildlife and scenery we get to encounter. We're so glad you were able to make so many wonderful...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Best kayaking trip ever. We were on the Norwegian Pearl, and Ketchikan was one of our stops. We booked 2 days before. Angel was our guide, and we took a little boat out to Orcas Cove, where the kayaks were waiting. It was absolutely breathtaking...More

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Ketchikankayaker, Front Office Manager at Southeast Sea Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for the kind words, Fedora! Angel had a great time taking you kayaking and we're thrilled to hear you had so much fun too. Our Orcas Cove tour is super popular this year and we're glad we were able to get...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had an amazing time kayaking with Southeast Sea Kayaks and the entire staff was extremely friendly and helpful. We had researched the Ketchikan Kayak tour before we had left on vacation and lucked out and that the weather turned out to be beautiful and there...More

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Ketchikankayaker, Front Office Manager at Southeast Sea Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much! Our staff enjoy sharing their love and knowledge of Ketchikan with guests and we're so happy you got such a beautiful day to experience it in. We hope you come back to Alaska and paddle with us again soon!

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Don't worry if you haven't sat in a Kayak before. Rebekka did a great job and the whole team made us feel very welcome. This is a great way to start to appreciate the beauty of Alaska guided by proud Alaskans! But even Rebekka was...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2017

We went out early at 8am & they were 4 of us. Rebekka was our guide, super fun & knowledgeable. It was simply a fun relaxing & amazing experience, we loved kayaking & what a wonderful way to start the day. Highly recommend to try...More

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Ketchikankayaker, Front Office Manager at Southeast Sea Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2017

Thank you so much for joining us! We love Rebekka and are glad you had a good time. Come back and see us next time you are in Ketchikan :)

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Reviewed September 6, 2017

So glad we booked to kayak with these guys. All the staff members were very friendly and informative. It was a fun, relaxed trip with a small group. As an added bonus, we were greeted on our return from kayaking with a lunch picnic which...More

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highgater
April 9, 2016|
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Have answered my own question with online research, which I should have done before of course. Booked for a July trip and very much looking forward to it!
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pamccrc
March 21, 2016|
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Yes. Anyone with an average level of physical fitness can join the kayak tours. You don't need any previous experience, just to be an active person with a spirit of adventure. The guides will teach the basics and the pace is... More
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Sunshine_Traveler_8
February 16, 2016|
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Response from Andrea F | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Michael about the timing; it was the same for us, and we had time for perusing Creek Street after our tour. For us, finding our guide was a little trickier. As long as you are aware that you may have to do some... More
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