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Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures

112 Toivo Cir, Sitka, AK 99835-9552
+1 907-752-0660
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A very scenic way to spend the morning!

Last Monday I wandered over to the blue bus outside the Sitka Visitors Center to ask about kayaking... read more

Reviewed yesterday
via mobile
Excellent Opportunity to get up close with nature!

We had a blast sea kayaking in a group of six plus one guide. We paddled through a few aquatic... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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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 via mobile

Last Monday I wandered over to the blue bus outside the Sitka Visitors Center to ask about kayaking the next day. John, the owner and Liz the guide were very informative and let me know I was in time to book and have their food...More

Thank WanderingTaxman
Reviewed yesterday

We had a blast sea kayaking in a group of six plus one guide. We paddled through a few aquatic environments and we marvelled at the beautiful scenery during out nearly 3 hour outing...it was a once in a lifetime opportunity to interact with sea...More

Thank Basililta
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful scenarios with unexpected wildlife appearance such as the bold eagle on one of the picture frames. It would have been a 5 star rating if it weren't for not getting my promised email picture from the excursion

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 3 days ago

I highly recommend Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures! This was a very well run and fun sea kayaking trip. We especially enjoyed our guide, Dayton, who really went out of his way to make sure we had a great time. I hope we can go back...More

Thank pkdanie
Reviewed 3 days ago

A group of 6 of us did the 2.5 hour outing. It happened to be an incredibly beautiful day that showcased Sitka's stunning landscapes and the water was pretty smooth.Might have been a less fun experience if was really rainy. Everything was great, but it's...More

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We chose this excursion from Costco travel that coordinated with our cruise. Dayton and his family made the excursion very exciting and has so much knowledge of the area. The personal attention to each person was amazing too.

Thank Kathy I
Reviewed 6 days ago

Wonderful group of people. All guides and staff were very helpful and knowledgable! Homemade cookies from grandma and a business run by a husband and wife team. Such beautiful full day kayak experience. Thank you!

Thank Emily P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Liz was our guide and she and the others did an excellent job of getting us properly outfitted for the trip plus all safety aspects were covered. Dry sacks were given to us for camera and other important items. More importantly she gave us some...More

Thank Jnoe2020
Reviewed 1 week ago

This experience was a tie for the best, most enjoyable event during our week in Sitka. Family owned, not some big franchise tourist trap. Our guide was the grandson of the worlds best cookie baker. Cookies were part of the kayaking experience furnish by Grandma....More

Thank Dennis P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures helped us plan a multi-day trip from Sitka to Kanga Bay. They were very responsive to my e-mails about recommended gear and other questions prior to the trip. The day before our trip, Alison gave us a rundown of the kayaks,...More

Thank Michael K
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1 February 2017|
Response from caroljeangraham | Reviewed this property |
Visit their website, I am guessing May-October??
21 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
26 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