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Seward to Skilak - Backcountry Adventure Day Trip

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2 adults
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You'll start at
Alaska Coastal Explorer
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  • 1
    Kenai National Wildlife Refuge
    Stop: 7 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Skilak Lake
    Stop: 7 hours -
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You'll end at
Alaska Coastal Explorer
1300 4th Ave, Seward, AK 99664, USAIf you are not wanting us to pick you up at a local hotel, etc., please meet us by the large anchor statue located in front of the Seward Harbor Master's Office.
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Departure Point
Alaska Coastal Explorer, 1300 4th Ave, Seward, AK 99664, USA
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Small-group exclusive tour
  • Round-trip transport from Seward by tour van
  • Transport by boat on Skilak Lake
  • Lunch (deli wraps, granola bar, piece of fruit)
  • Professional backcountry wilderness guide
  • Interpretive guided hiking
  • Pickup and drop-off near cruise ship dock
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Kenai National Wildlife Refuge
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • What To Bring:
  • Sturdy, well broken-in hiking boots or shoes. Waterproof rain jacket and rain pants. Clothes for dressing in layers; dress for current weather conditions. Camera, sunglasses, sunscreen, bug spray, water bottle and any personal items.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Infant meals not included
  • Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • A maximum of 6 people per booking, with options to accommodate large groups, please inquire with operator directly
  • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
  • Oversized or excessive luggage may have certain restrictions, please inquire with the operator prior to travel to confirm if your luggage is acceptable
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: Kenai Backcountry Adventures
Bucket List Trip!!!!
This trip was just plain fantastic! I think the trip is not for everyone as the company, Kenai Backcountry
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Banner Elk, North Carolina
An epic adventure thanks to outstanding guides with intimate knowledge of the Kenai backcountry
Review of Kenai Mountains & Glaciers Base Camp First remember this is Alaska and the weather will always be a
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Great experience, great guide!
We went on a hike to exit glacier with Isaac. Glacier was an incredible experience! Isaac was very knowledgeable,
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Remote bear trip to Lake Clark NP
From the first phone call/email, founder Kyle was incredibly flexible, forthcoming and friendly. We wanted to do
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Good Alternative to a Cruise Shore Excursion
This company arranged a nice hiking outing for us. The guide (Todd) showed up on time and met us right at the
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Marilyn B
Great option for shore excursion
We arrived by ship and the available shore excursions were either boring or overpriced. Instead, we booked a hike
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Sydney, Australia
Not to be missed adventure
We are not experienced hikers but under the capable guidance of Todd we felt we could take on the world.
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Fantastic trekking adventure
Todd and Katie were absolutely superb. Just perfect. This is a moderately strenuous hike, which could be very
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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
This is a MUST-DO in Kenai Fjords NP!! Highlight of our 2 week Alaskan trip!
I cannot recommend this trip, and specifically KBA, strongly enough. This was the one excursion that I did not
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Steve W
Amazing experience, our top adventure while in Alaska
We loved our hike up the Exit Glacier with Kenai Backcountry Adventures. Kyle and Isaac were both very friendly
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Key Details
  • Duration: 11h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
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