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Lazy Otter Charters

East Boat Ramp, Whittier, AK
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Most amazing day cruising Prince William Sound.

This was the most amazing day. We looked at the 'bigger' boats, but this was recommended by a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cynthia K
Can't beat Lazy Otter!

We've gone with Lazy Otter when kayaking in Prince William Sound for years. Owners, Kelly and Mike... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jcarlstrom
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“salmon spread” (16 reviews)
“captain mike” (13 reviews)
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East Boat Ramp, Whittier, AK
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"salmon spread"
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"prince william sound"
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"captain mike"
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"sea otters"
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"cookies"
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"calving glaciers"
in 6 reviews
"many glaciers"
in 5 reviews
"small boat"
in 6 reviews
"bagels"
in 4 reviews
"ice floating in the water"
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"charter boat"
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"surprise glacier"
in 6 reviews
"highly recommend this charter"
in 2 reviews
"his knowledge"
in 5 reviews
"bald eagles flying"
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"great company"
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"great trip"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was the most amazing day. We looked at the 'bigger' boats, but this was recommended by a 'local' in Anchorage. So grateful we chose Lazy Otter. 5 of us on the boat, more personalized and private---not jockeying for pictures/videos. Experienced, friendly and knowledgeable Cpt...More

Thank Cynthia K
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've gone with Lazy Otter when kayaking in Prince William Sound for years. Owners, Kelly and Mike, have always been so reliable and know the Sound inside and out! I've never had anything but an awesome experience with them. If you are going on a...More

Thank Jcarlstrom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the full day cruise of Prince William Sound with Lazy otter Capt Mike. Because the trip leaves at 9 am, we had to rearrange our itinerary and arrive the previous night at Whittier but it was well worth it. It is a small...More

Thank petertheobald
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us where in Whittier to board our cruise ship. When looking for an excursion to enjoy Prince William Sound, there were none offered with our time constraints... Lazy Otters worked with us to fit our needs. We ended up having an excellent cruise...More

Thank karrah k
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

We are a family of five and did this tour on the first of May 2018. We had the boat to ourselves, we did the Best of Prince William Sound tour exclusive. Ben was fantastic and pointed out numerous wildlife sightings and took us to...More

Thank P8077YDkevinn
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

My daughter and I went on this trip in March. They have limited trips at that time of year so plan accordingly. Captain Mike and his assistant were excellent giving detailed information and pointing out sights as we enjoyed the beauty of the sound. We...More

Thank Beachtraveler29576
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

A couple of months ago, my daughter and I went on an afternoon boat excursion with Lazy Otter Charters exploring Prince William Sound. What a gorgeous place--glaciers, snow capped mountains, floating ice, dolphins playing with our boat, birds just migrating back, seals sunning themselves on...More

Thank Beate L
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Reviewed April 12, 2018

Though pricy, you made your money worth. The scenery was breathtaking. Staff is very friendly and professional. Just go.

Thank laipenglee2007
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Reviewed March 30, 2018

We had a fascinating time visiting the glaciers. The staff were knowledgeable and entertaining, the views breathtaking, try it if you can.

Thank Lesley S
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Reviewed March 27, 2018

Captain Ben and deckhand (not absolutely sure of his name, but think it is Sam) were awesome. They were extremely knowledgeable, entertaining, and respectful (to us and to each other). Safety was a priority the entire tour. The glaciers and marine life were stunning. Photo...More

Thank Margot323
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GlobalGramma
April 11, 2017|
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Response from Sarah N | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! Yes it was clear most nights, and although the northern lights can be seen this time of year it's hit and miss. You can track solid flares on a website that I can't post here!Just Google Aurora Forecast. Your best... More
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Azmomtravels
December 30, 2016|
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Response from lazyotterak | Property representative |
One of the advantages of Prince William Sound is that it is mostly protected so we enjoy calm seas. occasionally well get a storm and we are very cognizant of weather conditions. We don't have the threshold for waves as the... More
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Linda N
March 21, 2016|
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Response from lazyotterak | Property representative |
We look forward to seeing you on Saturday, Linda!
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