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Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures

112 Toivo Cir, Sitka, AK 99835-9552
+1 907-752-0660
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A Nice Day on Sitka Sound

This trip is exactly as advertised. We were on the Lost Islands kayak and hike tour. Although... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
Venice, Florida
Paddling in the rain

Sitka Sound provided a delightful experience paddling the islands despite the frequent rain. They... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures is an Alaskan family-owned business. We employ a select group of exceptional guides who proudly specialize in small-group and private adventures. Join us for a sea kayak adventure to explore the very heart of one of the most spectacular marine wilderness environments in the world. We offer a range of services to match any schedule ability and preference - guided day trips, multi-day expeditions, outfitting and water taxi. Let's go paddling!
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112 Toivo Cir, Sitka, AK 99835-9552
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

This trip is exactly as advertised. We were on the Lost Islands kayak and hike tour. Although they take up to six persons per guide, we were the only two which made it really special. Our guide Garrett was friendly and knowledgeable and the entire...More

Thank Goldenbeacher
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Sitka Sound provided a delightful experience paddling the islands despite the frequent rain. They supplied all of the appropriate equipment except shoes/boots -- don't wear any that you want to keep out of the water, as your feet will get wet getting in and out...More

Thank DRF616
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Arriving to find my original excursion booked thru another company had been cancelled I was welcomed and invited to participate in another kayaking excursion. First let me say that the Sitka Sound tour operator was most cordial and helpful in resolving the refund issue with...More

Thank Carolynne D
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We did the Harbor & Islands Guided Paddle with Kailee late August. It was a fantastic trip, Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures make kayaking fun, enjoyable, safe and easy. The communication and instructions pre- and post- trip were great. They really care about your safety and...More

Thank honourarytexan
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We lucked out and were the only paddlers on our two hour trip around Sitka bay with Connor. It was our last day in Alaska, and a perfect way to end a very memorable trip. Since it was a short paddle, so we stayed close...More

Thank MTC1462
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I booked the sea kayak trip right outside the cruise ship shuttle stop in Sitka which was very convenient. Our guide Kailee was personable and knowledgeable about our beautiful surroundings and gave us a nice brief on sea kayaking. Any level of experience could enjoy...More

Thank Don F
Reviewed 29 August 2017

First time in Alaska, couldn't have asked for a better way to start the holiday. The team were extremly friendly and informative, excellent value for money and a great experience. Garret was our guide, very knowledgable and friendly, gave us lots of stories about the...More

Thank Heather D
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We had a small group of six and our guide, Kailee, on this tour of the Sitka Sound. Kailee was extremely knowledgeable and very friendly. She was easy to talk with and gave us some insights into the area. Prior to the kayak adventure, the...More

Thank tmlentz2017
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Highly recommend! From booking through to tour completion everything was straight forward and well organized. Everyone we encountered was knowledgeable, helpful, and enthusiastic. Equipment and gear was all provided and of good quality. Orientation was efficient and we were on the water quickly. Having only...More

Thank kim_l_dave
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

This was our second time booking kayak tours with Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures. This is a great family business, ran by a group of thoughtful and passionate people. If time allows I recommend a full day paddle, but half day paddles are a lot of...More

Thank joregon
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31 January 2017|
Response from caroljeangraham | Reviewed this property |
Visit their website, I am guessing May-October??
20 July 2016|
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Response from Robert H | Reviewed this property |
Their # is 907 752 0660. Your ship tender will take you in to the dock, there you will catch the Sitka city shuttle (one arrives about every 15 minutes)to Crescent Harbor. That's where the kayak tours are launched from. Look... More
Brent N
25 April 2016|
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Response from John-SSOA | Property representative |
Hello Brent, John here. Great question - I occasionally have lower back problems so I share the same concerns. The 4.5-hr Paddle & Cruise trip includes about 2.75 hours of paddling at a relatively leisurely pace. The... More