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Homer Spit

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Spectacular views

Even in winter, when the sky clears and the rain stops, the views from the spit are spectacular... read more

Reviewed yesterday
sbm007363
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South Africa
Very interesting place to go and see what is happening in Homer

A must see place if you are in Homer! Stop and see the lagoon and ice cream shop! All of the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
mtfuge1984
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Stevens Point, Wisconsin
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salty dog” (54 reviews)
“lots of shops” (28 reviews)
“lands end” (27 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Homer, AK 99603-8001

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Reviewed yesterday

Even in winter, when the sky clears and the rain stops, the views from the spit are spectacular. Claustrophobics, here's your spot to rest and feel free! There are several RV parks where the adventurous can brave the elements, shops and eating spots aplenty, and...More

Thank sbm007363
Reviewed 2 days ago

A must see place if you are in Homer! Stop and see the lagoon and ice cream shop! All of the charter fishing shops are a good place to see how the fishing is.

Thank mtfuge1984
Reviewed 2 days ago

The quaint little shops carried unique interesting items. Loved the shop that had a bubble stand set up outside (Sorry, I don't remember the name)

Thank kathybM6160RX
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The spit is the biggest tourist attraction in Homer. So, during the summer, even though there will be crowds, it doesn't feel crowded. There are lots of shops to browse, restaurants with fresh seafood, and even a theater with live entertainment. You can charter fishing...More

Thank thusarik
Reviewed 2 days ago

The spit is several miles long and has many great places to visit. The Salty Dog Saloon is always good for s drink and some local fish tales. There are many shops of various offerings and many restaurants. Only draw back is the parking is...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The iconic Homer Spit is where lots of visitors convene during their time in this charming town by the sea... the cool shops, art galleries, eateries, charter boat agents, and busy harbor attract tourists + visitors both :)). The city continues to add nice features...More

Thank G C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Tourist trap with rv's parked everywhere. Can't even begin to imagine the appeal -- views are just as good elsewhere. I would rather read a good book than spend time here.

Thank ChicagoPair
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So this is the place to be in this town. We planned both our culinary adventures as well as our outdoor escapades all from the spit whether it was talking with locals to find out what to do or wandering in each place. So much...More

Thank Ashly_Miller
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are an RVer this may be a great place as the views toward the water are spectacular. But driving down the Spit was headache inducing. Bumper-to-bumper traffic, cars and pedestrians pulling out in front of you, and overzealous parking nannies drove me away....More

Thank conniegum
Reviewed 5 days ago

The boardwalk is a fun spot to walk around, look at the sites, shop, eat, drink, and all around enjoy the scenery that Homer has to offer. Great place to visit if you're from out of town.

Thank Soniyae R
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rwimech
2 July 2017|
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Response from joerG4235WS | Reviewed this property |
That's an easy one, Seward.
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533dawn
26 June 2017|
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Response from Robert H | Reviewed this property |
We were there 6/14/17 for 3 days and never saw the trolley. Seemed to me like that was still early season and the trolley and crowds might really pick up in July and August. The one thing I did notice is the busiest section... More
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fwsparano
16 May 2017|
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Response from joerG4235WS | Reviewed this property |
We were there in August and I can't remember seeing any.
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