Guided Day Trips
Spend the day with our certified, naturalist guides in Kachemak Bay State Park.
Two person minimum.
All day trips originate in Halibut Cove and include kayaks.
Cash or Check preferred. Visa & MasterCard accepted.
Gratuities not included.
Glacier Kayaking: Hike to Grewingk Glacier Lake, then kayak with your guide toward the clear-blue ice. Paddle amidst icebergs and shorebirds as you approach the face of this ancient glacier. Enjoy your picnic lunch on the shore overlooking the 13-mile ice field, surrounded by towering mountains.
Includes gourmet picnic, snacks and drinks. (8 hours— $225 per person)
Kayak Tour of Halibut Cove: Enjoy a guided paddle around our island community by sea kayak. Learn about the natural ecology of the area and the interesting history of this thriving little community. Check out some tide-pools, too. (4 hours-- $100 per person)
Ascend Alpine Ridge: Challenge yourself up this mountain trail, past spruce forests, through alder thickets and finally above tree line to wildflower alpine and unforgettable views of Kachemak Bay, Grewingk Glacier and the glacier river. Includes gourmet picnic, snacks and drinks.
(8 hours $225 per person)
Grewingk Glacier Lake: After an hour kayak or short water taxi ride to the trailhead, your guide will lead you on a mile-long, moderate hike to a pristine, iceberg filled lake. With Grewingk Glacier as your backdrop, explore the beauty of the valley, river & mountains. (5 hours— $125 per person kayak / $175 per person water taxi)
Glacier Spit Beach-Combing: Paddle an hour by kayak or short water taxi ride from Hali-but Cove toward miles of beach line. Discover enchanting driftwood and unique sea-stones upon Glacier Spit, then build a bonfire with your guide and enjoy the long summer day. (5 hours— $125 per person kayak / $175 per person water taxi)
Halibut Cove Lagoon: For the experienced paddler. Feel the excitement of a unique tidal river created as the lagoon fills with water. Discover bountiful wildlife including an array of sea mammals, bears and birds. (5 hours— $125 per person kayak / $175 per person water taxi)
Daily Kayak Rentals
$45 Single kayak
$75 double kayak
All trips and rentals include safety briefing, waiver, park permit, kayak gear, basic paddling instruction and boating etiquette.
Let us suggest one of our partner charter services...
- Bear viewing
- Heli-hiking or glacier picnics
- Deep-sea salmon or halibut fishing
- Let our chef prepare a gourmet dinner with your catch of the day