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Resurrection Bay

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This area provides birders with views of fulmars, petrels, puffins, murres, kittiwakes and auklets.
Seward, AK
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Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

It's beautiful in the summer and just as awesome in the winter! Such a peaceful and relaxing bay. Lots of wildlife can be seen all around!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank LJ0627
Reviewed 25 November 2018

We have taken 4 different boat trips out into the Bay. All of the trips were wonderful with new discoveries each time. We have seen wildlife on each trip; a variety each time. Weather out on the Bay is always colder than on shore. We...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank stephbevan
Reviewed 29 October 2018

this is a spectacular bay, with mountains all around. one can view glaciers,mountains, and wide expanse of water. as one travels by boat down the bay ( about 30 minute trip via charter) there is wild life- seals on rocks, mountain goats, orca whales, many...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mikealexander728
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Indeed. Go and see yourself. Amazing. Close to town, a must to go when you are in Seward. And the eagles and other birds fly above you. Very cool!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 773macieks
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Really good.. and exiting place to have a great cruise.. there is a chance of whales and other animals as well.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank sumankundu1985
Reviewed 26 September 2018

We left from Seward, where our ship was docked in Resurrection Bay. It was unusual weather for September as the skies were perfectly clear and the weather warmer than usual, which made for some wonderful vistas of the bay, the mountains surrounding it and the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jer b
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Comfortable boat, with inside seating which was important on our rainy visit. Good drinks too! Narration was done well.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Julie W
Reviewed 18 September 2018

The Bay was stunningly beautiful the day we did the Kenai Fjords cruise, but we were told the weather was unusual for September. Be prepared for overcast skies, but don't let that stop you from going. The scenery is breath-taking, and the sealife abundant. We...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Curious744921
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Best views of the Bay are from the Jeep trail up Mt. Marathon = be sure to look behind you as you work your way up the bench to the higher elevations. Also, a short stroll south from the Sealife Center towards Lowell Point offer...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 5moreminutes
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Take time and walk along the waterfront. You have an opportunity to see whales, sea otters and salmon fishing. The backdrop is just incredible with the water and mountains. One of my favorite places in Alaska!!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Angel S
28 April 2015|
Response from dashAK99664 |
There are several tour companies each offering several time choices and tour lengths.