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Sunny Cove Sea Kayaking

1304 W. Fourth Avenue, Seward, AK 99664
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Resurrection Bay 3-hour tour

Seth and Russ were awesome guides. They were incredibly knowledgeable. I have used other kayaking... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Becki D
Great Kayaking in Crazy Weather!

We did the Tonsina Point Kayak & Hike with Arthur. He was a great kayak guide and helped to make it... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
KristyandAndy
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Paddle along the cliffs of Fox Island in Resurrection Bay, watch otters frolic near Lowell Point and Seward, kayak through ice and watch glaciers calve into the ocean in Kenai Fjords National Park. Our personable and professional guides make the experience fun and educational. Providing exceptional eco-friendly tours since 1996. Check out our website tour details and pictures of the area to learn more.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1304 W. Fourth Avenue, Seward, AK 99664
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Seth and Russ were awesome guides. They were incredibly knowledgeable. I have used other kayaking touring guides in the past and this was by far the best. I loved that we left directly from their place of business. They provided whatever we needed. I will...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We did the Tonsina Point Kayak & Hike with Arthur. He was a great kayak guide and helped to make it a great experience, even with rain off & on and a burst of a hailstorm! He had hot chocolate, hot soup, and a great...More

Thank KristyandAndy
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SewardSeaKayaking, General Manager at Sunny Cove Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi KristyandAndy! Thanks so much for joining Sunny Cove and Arthur on our Tonsina Point Kayak & Exploration Tour! We've been having crazy early May weather, and we're so glad you braved the elements to enjoy your adventure. We love sharing this amazing, dynamic place...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Thank you Russ and Cara for a memorable kayaking tour. We are so happy that we booked a tour with Sunny Cove. You both made the trip very enjoyable and you are so knowledgeable about the wildlife and scenery. It was a bonus that we...More

1  Thank Cheryl V
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SewardSeaKayaking, General Manager at Sunny Cove Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hey there Cheryl V! We know you had a few choices when it comes to kayaking in Seward, and we're so grateful you chose Sunny Cove! Russ and Cara loved kayaking with you, regardless of our nutty early May weather. :) Stephanie C Millane Operations...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

My fiancé and I are new residents to Seward and we had an amazing Resurrection Bay guided tour through Sunny Cove with Emma and Emily. They started the day with supplying water proof gear, a brief class on property techniques and provided safety instructions. Then...More

Thank Sarah M
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SewardSeaKayaking, General Manager at Sunny Cove Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Sarah M! Thanks for getting out on the water with Sunny Cove for a Resurrection Bay Tour! Our early season weather has been a bit wet, but the amount of wildlife we've been seeing has been making up for the cool, damp weather. We're...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my husband had an amazing experience on our honeymoon! Saw a lot of wildlife, and had great guides Emma and Seth! These guys were super knowledgeable, funny, and very friendly! Highly reccomend sunnycove kayaking! Ask for Emma and Seth!More

Thank Ekaterina P
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SewardSeaKayaking, General Manager at Sunny Cove Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

He Ekaterina P! It's so exciting that Emma & Seth we lucky enough to share a small part of your honeymoon! We're stoked you enjoyed your time with them on the water and hope to see you again. Stephanie C Millane Operations Manager Sunny Cove...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went on a sea kayaking trip with Sunny Cove around Resurrection Bay. Guides Emily and Emmy were amazing. They really contributed to the experience and were friendly, accommodating and professional. They provided a wealth of knowledge on the area. The group was fortunate to...More

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SewardSeaKayaking, General Manager at Sunny Cove Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks jmccoy2008 for joining us on our Resurrection Bay Tour and for sharing this great review with our TripAdvisor readers! We're glad you saw so much wildlife and had so much fun with Emily and Emmy. See you next time! Stephanie C Millane Operations Manager...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fabulous time on this trip! Wonderful boat ride out to Fox Island. All the gear is provided for the kayaking tour. Guides we extremely knowledgeable and personable! We saw bald eagles, a harbor seal, various fish and birds, etc. Views were breathtaking....More

Thank laurenmO7173NC
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SewardSeaKayaking, General Manager at Sunny Cove Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Wow! Thanks laurenm07173NC for the great review! We love Fox Island too and are so glad we were lucky enough to share such a special place with you. Stephanie C Millane Operations Manager Sunny Cove Sea Kayaking info@sunnycove.com 907.224.4426

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Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I did the Fort McGillvary kayak and hike combo. Neither one of us had kayaked before, but it was a breeze. The weather was overcast and the hike to the fort was great. As a bonus our guide took us on a...More

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SewardSeaKayaking, General Manager at Sunny Cove Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Seatac77! Thanks so much for taking the time to review our Caines Head Kayak & Hike Combo. We love getting up to the old World War II fort to explore! We do hope to see you again, and if you're headed to Fox Island,...More

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Reviewed February 26, 2018

Excellent, friendly guides. Beautiful setting. Interesting wildlife. Fun time for diverse ages. Not overly strenuous.

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SewardSeaKayaking, General Manager at Sunny Cove Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2018

Thank you CliftonParkNative for the great review! We're so glad you enjoyed your paddle with us and we hope to meet again. Stephanie C. Millane Sunny Cove Sea Kayaking Operations Manager info@sunnycove.com 907.224.4426

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Reviewed October 24, 2017

Knowledgeable crew,great teachers for first time kayakers,and loads of fun.the buffet at the end was really good. Price well worth it.

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SewardSeaKayaking, General Manager at Sunny Cove Sea Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2018

Hi jolson2589, Thanks for joining us for a Fox Island paddle! We're glad you had a great time on one of our Fox Island tours. We love the salmon & prime rib buffet too! Stephanie C. Millane Sunny Cove Sea Kayaking Operations Manager info@sunnycove.com 907.224.4426

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samcl1
May 22, 2018|
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Response from Seatac77 | Reviewed this property |
We didn’t do the all day trip, just eight hours. A lunch was provided. I believe the full day trip out to Fox Island has an all you can eat buffet
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sean x
September 9, 2017|
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Response from SewardSeaKayaking | Property representative |
Hello Sean! We've wrapped up our season and will reopen in early May 2018. We'd suggest checking in with the Seward Chamber of Commerce. They'll be able to give you a good list of late season activities available. Have a... More
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Gizic
July 12, 2017|
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Response from SewardSeaKayaking | Property representative |
Hi Gizic, Yes, there is a restroom at all of our launch locations. Thanks for checking in, and we look forward to kayaking with you! ;) SCSK
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