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Kayaking in Uyak Bay, Kodiak Island, Alaska USA

Levels:
All
Equipment:
Provided
Dangers:
Some sea animals
Kodiak Island is the second largest island in the United States and the largest in the Kodiak Archipelago. The island is situated on the south coast of Alaska and it is separated from the mainland by the Shelikof Strait.

Sea kayaking is one of the most unobtrusive and peaceful ways to explore the beautiful coastal lines of Kodiak Island. Uyak Bay is one of the many spots that are suitable for sea kayaking, offering amazing vistas and an unforgettable kayaking experience.

The sparkling clear water allows you to observe the magnificent underwater life of starfish, anemones, urchins, crab and sea cucumbers. Out of the sea, the most common living creatures that you will see are seals, bears, otters, puffins, whales and more while paddling along the beautiful Uyak Bay.

Local rent shops and schools will provide you with the necessary equipment and will transport you to prime wildlife areas aboard the Shelbee -D. The thing that tourists like most is the freedom they feel, participating in this amazing tour with a guide to ensure safety.

If you are a highly experienced kayaker, you can always rent a kayak or bring your own and find many protected bays in the area, so as to explore endless miles of coastline. Kayaking on the sea of Kodiak Island is one of the most amazing experiences that you shouldn’t miss.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Anchorage
221 miles/356 km, 4 hours 7 minutes
Head north on I St toward W 4th Ave. Take the 1st right onto W 4th Ave. Turn right onto Gambell St. Continue onto AK-1 S/Seward Hwy. Slight right onto AK-1 S/Sterling Hwy. Turn left onto Greatland St. From Homer take the ferry and you will reach Uyak Bay.
BY AIR
Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport,
221 miles/356 km
BY AIR
Larsen Bay Airport,
0.6 miles/0.9 km.
BY TRAIN

Kodiak Island has no train service available.

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