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Paddles & Propellers (Combo Boat & Kayak Adventure)

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About 10 minutes before your reserved departure you’ll find us on Berth 2, holding an Alaska Kayak Company sign, beside the Liquid Sunshine Gauge, in front of the Visitors Borough, and beside of beautiful bronze sculpture called “The Rock”. This location can be a 1 minute to 15 minute walk from your cruise ship depending on where it docks. Please allow time to find us before tour departure time

Duration: 10 minutes

Location: Alaska Kayak Company, 131 Front St Meeting Location Only, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6413

After meeting up at the rain gauge we will head to our boat to explore Ketchikan's coastal Pacific waters.

Duration: 45 minutes

Location: Inside Passage, Alaska

When we get to the best water of the day we unrack the kayaks from our boat and go paddling/exploring the coastline!

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Location: Inside Passage, Alaska

After taking in the beauty of our coastal ecosystem and the creatures that live here we will get back in the boat for a snack of wild caught smoked salmon.*Gluten/Vegan snack options available upon request.

Duration: 20 minutes

Location: Inside Passage, Alaska

Heading back to Ketchikan we explore the beauty of Southeast Alaska's near coastal waters.

Duration: 25 minutes

Location: Inside Passage, Alaska
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are 5 of us in the family, the 3 kids are youngest 12, and oldest 17, and we hike and backpack a bit. Tim and Mary take the time to understand a bit about your background and tailor the trip to it. For those...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Paul D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As you read through some of the other reviews, you may notice a recurring theme: the owners, Tim and Mary, are simply some of the most welcoming and personable guides around. We booked this trip as part of our Ketchikan stopover from our cruise, and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Ryan P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are having trouble deciding which excursions in Ketchikan to book, look no further. This is a perfect way to experience not only the beauty of Alaska, but also the expertise and hospitality of awesome tour guides. I can’t say enough about Tim and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 5gregk
AkKayakCo, Owner at Alaska Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Charming? Oh my goodness! Thank you for such kind words. We love sharing our home on the water and exploring with new paddlers and old hats alike, I'm glad it shows.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked this excursion months before our Alaskan cruise in July. My husband, father and sons went salmon fishing and I needed something for my daughter (16) and my elderly mother to do. My daughter and I really love to kayak and anything outdoorsy but...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Patti J
AkKayakCo, Owner at Alaska Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It was really great to have 3 generations of you lovely people out the other day. It was such a pleasure to be able to accommodate you all and share some time out on the water! Tell your mother her kayak partner says hi! Best,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As someone who would never classify himself as outdoorsy I was initially apprehensive about participating in a kayaking excursion. Mary and Tim at Alaska Kayak Company made the experience fun and enjoyable, and something I would definitely recommend to friends and family looking for something...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank 204henryo
AkKayakCo, Owner at Alaska Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hank, it was great to have you all out, it felt like we had known each other for years! Keep on adventuring outside! Best, Tim & Mary

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