Near Homer, the park stands out for its beautiful mountains, lush forests, quiet coves, and plentiful wildlife. Kachemak Bay Water Taxi . Check out Mako's most frequented stops in Kachemak Bay. Water Taxi - Homer, Alaska South Central Alaska is our play ground, let us take you there. Our 24 foot aluminum boat is well suited to moving gear and kayaks throughout the bay. The pins on this map represent sites along the Kachemak Bay Water Trail. We can also be hired for freight hauling. . We operate year round, offering access to the bay and the surrounding areas for those who seek to adventure, transport goods, or otherwise get out and see this amazing part of Alaska. Alan's Water Taxi & Kachemak Bay Adventures. Check out some of our favorites or visit the Homer Chamber of Commerce for business listings. Map of Kachemak Bay Water Trail. We provide transport from Homer to the Glacier Spit Trailhead and then pick you up at the Saddle Trailhead to return you to Homer at the end of the hike. Hiking. Milwaukee, Wisconsin 75 contributions 31 helpful votes. The Homer spit is four and a half miles long, and is where Mako’s Water Taxi has been providing transportation across Kachemak Bay for locals and visitors since 1996. Ms Marian Beck (907) 226-2424. We regularly hike the trails and have local knowledge and current conditions of the trails. Kachemak Bay State Park is one of the largest coastal parks in the United States and includes glaciers, mountains, islands, lakes, rugged shoreline and beaches, plus over 80 miles of trails, 20 developed campsites, and five public use cabins within its boundaries. Homer Ocean Charters offers full water taxi service to most points in Kachemak Bay. If you like birds, we can circumnavigate Gull Island, summer home to 25,000 nesting sea birds. Apollo Beach, Florida 532 contributions 221 helpful votes. W e are your local, Homer, AK water taxi offering a daily service to Jakolof Dock, Sadie Cove, Tutka Bay, Kasitsna Bay, Halibut Cove and many other destinations.. Our knowledgable crew can help you plan your adventure and match your activities-- hiking, biking, kayaking, berry picking-- to locations such as beautiful Seldovia via Jakolof Dock. The town is connected to the road system by Alaska Marine Highway ferries, otherwise the only access is by air or water taxi. Map of Kachemak Bay Water Trail. The second longest is the Farewell Spit on the South Island, New Zealand, at just over 16 miles long. Water Taxi & Bay Tours located in Kenai & Homer, Alaska. In the morning travel by water taxi from Homer across Kachemak Bay to Glacier Spit in Kachemak Bay State Park. Share. We operate year round, offering access to the bay and the surrounding areas for those who seek to adventure, transport goods, or otherwise get out and see this amazing part of Alaska. Its a nice trip and this is a well run business. We hope you get to enjoy one last stroll down the Old Historic Boardwalk. Mako's Water Taxi: Kachemak Bay Transportation - See 145 traveller reviews, 73 candid photos, and great deals for Homer, AK, at Tripadvisor. Located on the tip of the Kenai Peninsula, Kachemak Bay State Park includes 400,000 acres of mountains, glaciers, forests, beaches, and rivers. Ashore Water Taxi, now in our tenth year of operation, is a family owned business providing boat tours, kayak tours, SUP rentals and transportation to Kachemak Bay State Park and surrounding communities.We are always ready to book hikers, campers and kayakers to any destination in the park, and the stability of our boat makes it a great platform for wildlife photography. Serving your Kachemak Bay water transportation needs (water taxi & freight) We have options. Coldwater Alaska provides water taxi and guided tours throughout the Kachemak Bay. Coldwater Alaska provides water taxi and guided tours throughout the Kachemak Bay. Kachemak Bay Water Transprtation Service. Serving your Kachemak Bay water transportation needs. Read more. We serve visitors from all over the world and local residents alike. We are happy to help you plan your next excursion in the park. We are proud to offer a variety of custom tours tailored to fit your group size and time frame. One service we provide is transport to Kachemak Bay State Park from Homer, Alaska. The core of our business is Water Taxi work. The Homer spit is four and a half miles long, and is where Mako’s Water Taxi has been providing transportation across Kachemak Bay for locals and visitors since 1996. The Baylink II has an enclosed aft cabin for a smooth comfortable ride. Kachemak Bay State Park water taxi. For some of the most amazing hikes in Alaska, take a water taxi from Homer Spit across Kachemak Bay. The park has numerous hiking trails, including the extremely popular Grewingk Glacier Lake trail, as well as camping, yurts, and public use cabins. We can accommodate groups and gear of all kinds. L icensed Water taxi service is available through Sailwood Adventures. If you like birds, we can circumnavigate Gull Island, summer home to 25,000 nesting sea birds. Hotels in der Nähe von Kachemak Bay State Park, Homer: Auf Tripadvisor finden Sie 3.943 bewertungen von reisenden, 9.008 authentische Reisefotos und Top-Angebote für 17 hotels Hotels in Homer. ksiss0n wrote a review Aug 2020. Water taxi return to Homer or Seldovia. Clicking the pins will give you the location's coordinates, a description, photos, and any user-generated comments. Kachemak Bay Bungalows PO Box 55 Seldovia, AK 99663. Explore the best of Kachemak Bay with True North Kayak Adventures via kayak, SUP, or water taxi. Call us a local will assist you in planning your Kachemak Bay Adventure. Hop on board the “Dreamchaser” for a scenic ride across Kachemak Bay captained by Zach Porter. If kayaking is your thing, let … Established in 1995. Our 24 foot aluminum boat is well suited to moving gear and kayaks throughout the bay. All reviews saddle trail grewingk glacier great hike water taxi icebergs floating hand tram kachemak bay floating ice lots of water halibut cove gorgeous park marked trail shorter hike black beans sea otters easy hike hiking boots year olds day hiking east end road last frontier boat trip. The tour includes roundtrip water taxi to the kayak launch at Otter Cove. Kayak and paddle board rentals available. Still interested in more info? Mako's Water Taxi _ Homer Spit Road Homer, AK 99603 . Bay Excursions provides birding and wildlife tours, plus water taxi service to the trail heads and cabins in Kachemak Bay State Park on the south side. The pins are color coded to represent the type of ownership over the land (refer to the legend on the right). Check out the aerial imagery below to better understand this cool hike. Don't step in the bear poop on the trail and make lots of noise! Backed by more than 30 years of water taxi marine service experience. Discover Kachemak Bay State Park Alaska. WorldTravelRod wrote a review Aug. 2020. We provide water taxi services for hiking, kayaking, wildlife tours, freight, and custom trips. 907-235-5680. The pins on this map represent sites along the Kachemak Bay Water Trail. Whether you're looking for luxury and creature comforts or just a place to pitch a tent, there are a wide variety of lodging opportunities across the bay and in the Homer area. Mako’s Water Taxi will take you to some of the most interesting, breathtaking, fun places around Kachemak Bay. It was a beautiful, 30 min boat ride to the shoreline of this very remote wilderness area. If kayaking is your thing, let Mako’s take you to protected coves for an intimate encounter with the primordial coastline. ksiss0n wrote a review Aug 2020. Bring your sense of adventure! The highlight of the hike is reaching the shore at the base of the Grewingk Glacier Lake. Our 24' aluminum skiff can take you anywhere you want to go in and around Kachemak Bay State Park. Find us on Facebook and follow our adventures at the end of the road. Paddle Sadie Cove, overnight in same yurt or campsite, paddle around Hesketh Island, explore the Herring Islands. 3 months ago. It is a beautiful trip on waters surrounded by mountains, islands and undeniable beauty, and if you are lucky, you might even see some of the many types of wildlife that call Kachemak Bay home. The #1 hike in Kachemak Bay State Park is the Grewingk Glacier Trail. We can also offer custom tours for families and small groups. Mako has no free time, yet he has served on the boards of Cook Inlet Keeper and KBBI, been elected twice to the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly, is currently on the board of the Prince William Sound Regional Citizens Advisory Council, and is the president of the board of the Friends of Kachemak Bay State Park. In addition to providing State Park access Bay Excursions can also move you and your stuff between the Spit and any destination of your choice. We can also be hired for freight hauling. The Baylink II has an enclosed aft cabin for a smooth comfortable ride. Grewingk Glacier lake, high alpine vistas, old growth rain forests, China Poot bay, peaks and valleys. You will likely see seals, sea otters, porpoises, a variety of marine and coastal birds, and maybe even whales. ksiss0n wrote a review Aug. 2020. Ms Diane Borgman (907) 235-6212. Don't just take our word for it, check out the rave reviews for the trail on Trip Adviser. Homer, AK Water Taxis | Homer Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center | 201 Sterling Highway, Homer, AK, 99603 | membership@homeralaska.org All reviews saddle trail grewingk glacier great hike water taxi icebergs floating hand tram kachemak bay floating ice lots of water halibut cove gorgeous park marked trail shorter hike black beans sea otters easy hike hiking boots year olds day hiking east end road last frontier boat trip. The Baylink II has an enclosed aft cabin for a smooth comfortable ride. He knows the bottom of Kachemak Bay better than anyone. We provide transport from Homer to the Glacier Spit Trailhead and then pick you up at the Saddle Trailhead to return you to Homer at the end of the hike. ksiss0n wrote a review Aug. 2020. Bay Excursions transports people to the various trail heads and campsites. Our boats are equipped with front end loading ramps that are handicap accessible and very easy to load and unload from. 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