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Important Information
Departure Point
540 Water St, Ketchikan, AK 99901, USA
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local taxes
  • Bottled water
  • Light refreshments
  • Professional guide
  • Waterproof outerwear
  • Drybags for guest cameras
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Sea kayaking requires a moderate level of physical activity. It is not recommended for guests with back problems, limited upper body strength or anyone who is prone to seasickness. In addition to paddling a kayak, guests need to be able to climb short sets of stairs; walk to the departure point; climb on and off the office boat; ascend and descend a short ladder; and sit on the dock or loading platform to get in and out of kayaks.
  • A maximum of 6 people per booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
140Reviews
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thelma344 wrote a review Sep. 2019
10 contributions2 helpful votes
Despite being the only person booked for the 8am tour/outing, Devon and his crew accepted my booking and my keen interest in paddling in some of the waters in the Ketchikan area became a reality! From my initial contact with the company until our goodbye, I have nothing but
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Date of experience: September 2019
Mare T wrote a review Sep. 2019
8 contributions3 helpful votes
This was a gorgeous trip- cheaper than the cruise companies, MUCH smaller groups, and a very competently-run outfit. Our only bit of caution: While the most arduous part of the excursion may be the stairs leading to the office, we were glad our elderly folks opted out of this
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Date of experience: September 2019
ehd wrote a review Sep. 2019
15 contributions14 helpful votes
Devon and his crew did a great job for our group of 7. Very friendly staff, nice facilities, relaxing and educational kayak trip. Our guide, a retired veterinarian, was seasoned and experienced, and made for a fun outing. The snacks on the boat after our kayak ride hit the spot.
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Date of experience: August 2019
Timothy B wrote a review Sep. 2019
4 contributions
My partner and I had a beautiful time seeing the town of Ketchikan by kayak this week while in port with Holland-America. Our guide Kevin was stellar; informative and entertaining. The water was calm enough even for a couple of novices, and the scenery was breathtaking. We both
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Date of experience: September 2019
PaulMButlerIV wrote a review Aug. 2019
6 contributions2 helpful votes
We found the activity by doing a quick google search and came across the company. We called as we were coming in to port to ask about timing, pricing, etc. I particularly liked this business because it is independent, locally owned and operated, and not owned by the cruise ship
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Date of experience: August 2019
About the operator
By: Southeast Sea Kayaks
Sharon
10
A great experience!!!
I can not thank you enough for a wonderful kayaking trip. Charlie was a great captain and Matt a wonderful
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thelma344
Whitehorse, Canada
102
Such a great experience!
Despite being the only person booked for the 8am tour/outing, Devon and his crew accepted my booking and my keen
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Mare T
Denver, Colorado
83
Super alternative to a cruise company excursion
This was a gorgeous trip- cheaper than the cruise companies, MUCH smaller groups, and a very competently-run
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ehd
914
Most enjoyable trip
Devon and his crew did a great job for our group of 7. Very friendly staff, nice facilities, relaxing and
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Timothy B
Houston, Texas
40
Excellent tour w/ Orcas Cove Kayaking Co!
My partner and I had a beautiful time seeing the town of Ketchikan by kayak this week while in port with
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PaulMButlerIV
22
Orcas Cove Sea Kayaking
We found the activity by doing a quick google search and came across the company. We called as we were coming in
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alvinmc67
Ridgeway, South Carolina
30892
Great Excursion
First, this was a great day weather wise. The sea was calm for a two person kayak to paddle. The scenery was
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Daniel P
Buenos Aires, Argentina
95
Gorgeous place, needs more action!
We've been researching online a lot, and even if we weren't expecting to see orcas, we would have loved to see a
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TravelDerm
Boston, Massachusetts
385
Family/Friend Kayaking in Orca's Cove
Thank you to Devon for accommodating our group of 8. We had a beautiful sunny day albeit choppy waters (frankly
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Liz K
51
Great experience seeing and learning about the area
Such a fun activity for us to do as a family. We were greeted with such friendliness. Our guide Katie was
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