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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

What an awesome day. It started with a boat ride from Homer. We then geared up our kayaks and enjoyed every minute. The ultimate tour had a hike to a glacier lake and my three teenage boys jumped in the freezing water and our guide...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank GMTX2018
Reviewed 9 October 2018

We had a motor boat ride over to a nearby island off the coast of Homer, we got in our kayaks after a thorough orientation and we were ready for adventure! An easy paddle brought us over to Elephant Rock! The water was calm and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We saw many sea otters during the day we went kayaking with True North Adventure into Kachemak Bay. They are very cute. It was a very safe and wonderful trip!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lilianchoy
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Beautiful unspoiled day of Kayaking around Yukon Island. Mischa our tour guide was amazing. His passion for Kachemak Bay and all it has to offer made our tour all the more special.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BrooklynNYC
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

The review title says it all. Highly recommend! Prompt and personable. Good conversation on the journey. Dog friendly as well.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

On 9/1/18, my wife and I went on a sea kayaking trip with True North. Kelsey was our guide and was amazing! We took a sea taxi from Homer to near halibut cove and did sea kayaking for about 5 miles. After lunch, we were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Brian M
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

This trip was excellent! We had a fun time kayaking and saw some wildlife along the way. The guides were knowledgeable and helped make the trip even more enjoyable.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hollyfred
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing Trip with our two guides around the Yukon Island. We saw sea otters, eagles and some other animals kayaking through the gorgeous scenery. I highly recommend to go out with those guys, they would inform you about the region and answer...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AnneL2078
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Spent a long weekend across the bay at a yurt, so our supplies were plentiful and the staff at True North happily just lent a hand loading the boat. Also our group had two pups in tow which was also no problem for True North...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank danmcintosh90
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Rather than take an expensive tour from our cruise ship, we opted to seek out a local business to support the local community. We were taken in a comfortable small boat with about half a dozen other people on the 15 minute journey to the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from Steve W | Reviewed this property |
Those two layers should be fine. If you are the type of person that is chilled easily, you might feel a little cool early in the morning, but if it's a sunny day and gets into high 50s or low 60s for temps you should be... More