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Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures

112 Toivo Cir, Sitka, AK 99835-9552
+1 907-752-0660
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Excursion you must do in Sitka, Alaska! :)

Me and my cousin Owen, had the most amazing time kayaking with Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures. Our... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cambridge Springs, Pennsylvania
Amazing experience

We only had two days in Sitka and we are so glad we chose this as our main activity. This was a... read more

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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
+1 907-752-0660

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Reviewed yesterday

Me and my cousin Owen, had the most amazing time kayaking with Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures. Our tour guide Dayton was extraordinary. He was very helpful when instructing us on how to use the kayak. I had some prior experience but my cousin did not....More

Thank mz150087
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We only had two days in Sitka and we are so glad we chose this as our main activity. This was a great way to explore the Sound and see a lot of wildlife. Garrett (guide) and John (boat captain/owner) were so friendly and very...More

Thank 2014AAH
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I are a couple of 60 somethings who dared to give sea kayaking a try on our one day in Sitka and boy, was it worth it. Our group was six in total (two per kayak) and all the others were much...More

Thank ColinL451
Reviewed 6 days ago

Mitch was an excellent guide - very personable, knowledgeable of the area, patient and a good trainer for our first time kayak experience. Sitka is beautiful and it was a treat to experience it on the water, see eagles and a harbor seal.

Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My spouse David and I had a fantastic two days of kayaking around Sitka islands and bays with Liz. It was amazing. We saw seal lions, Whales, eagles, and beautiful mountain scenery. Liz was a wonderful guide. She was knowledgeable about Sitka's history, the environment...More

Thank joleneco
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I wanted the chance to get out on water and experience the wildlife and we got just that. The staff was really get at helping us prepare and making sure we were comfortable and knew what to expect when we got out...More

Thank kld112017
Reviewed 1 week ago

You MUST do this while in Sitka! Garrett truly made our visit to Alaska and was the best guide we have ever had! This experience is the absolute best way to see the beautiful scenery that Sitka has to offer. Garrett was patient and interesting...More

Thank Julia D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was really a worthwhile and wonderful trip! After getting super water proof dressed and basic instructions and safety awareness we started with our kayak adventure in Sitka Sound! We had incredible weather, great views and a really good time! Fortunately we were also lucky...More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This family-owned business has a great team of experienced guides who take good care of you and your family. Very accommodating as we did not have any reservations! They went out of their way to get more kayaks and were on the water within an...More

Thank Jeanette M. F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff and guides at Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures were knowledgeable and fun. They weren't in a hurry (only to get us on the water!)--we took time to look at wildlife and learn about the town and surrounding area as we were paddling. The scenery...More

Thank erodabough
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When does your season start. Thinking of coming over spring break mid march 2017
31 January 2017|
Response from caroljeangraham | Reviewed this property |
Visit their website, I am guessing May-October??
We are arriving on Holland America Wed. July 27th and have a 10:30am tour. How do we find you from the cruise ship?
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
Any thoughts on comfort of kayak? Would love to go, worry about sitting due to previous back issues. How much kayaking is in the 4.5 hour trip?
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