Kenai Lake KayakingSea Kayaking on Kenai Lake in Alaska
Home to world famous salmon runs and the source of the Kenai River, Kenai Lake is the emerald heart of Alaska's Kenai Peninsula. Over 25 miles long, and with miles of Forested wilderness shoreline, it is an ideal location for paddle touring in sea kayaks. Our Kayak tours are perfect for paddlers wishing to participate in the sport of sea kayaking without the risk of ocean swells and title currents. Our guides provide instruction on paddling techniques and safety at the start of each tour.
Quartz Creek Half-Day Tour
This 3-hour Alaska sea kayak tour begins with basic instruction on paddling techniques and safety. We'll explore the shoreline of Kenai Lake as we look for wildlife and salmon. This trip is a great introduction to the sport for first time paddlers.
Check-In Times: 9am, 1pm, and 5pm
Porcupine Island Tour
This full day Alaska sea kayak tour travels seven miles along the shore of the Kenai Lake from Quartz Creek to Porcupine Island. This is a long trip for paddlers desiring an extended length tour. Upon reaching Porcupine Island we'll have a hearty lunch and do some exploring. We'll travel home by charter boat, arriving back at the Quartz Creek launch in time for dinner.
Check-In Time: 9am
Porcupine Island Overnighter
This Alaska sea kayaking tour spends the night on Porcupine Island, enjoying a gourmet dinner as we relax around the campfire. We'll start the next day with a hearty paddlers breakfast, leaving early to maximize your wildlife viewing opportunities as we paddle back to the Quartz Creek launch. We provide tents, sleeping bags/pads and all meals on this tour.
Check-In Time 9am
Equipment we'll provide
Things You Should Bring
- You must be in good health and physical condition.
- Dress warm - long
- Disposable cameras only please
Responsibility - All adventure sports, including sea kayaking are inherently risky activities. Chugach Outdoor Center assumes no responsibility for customer injury, or property loss howsoever caused. You assume all risks of participation by signing our risk assumption and liability release form and listening closely to the pre-trip safety briefing given by your guide.
Refunds - We require 48-hour cancellation notice for refunds. In the event we cancel a trip we will give you an immediate refund. To insure the safety of its guests, Chugach Outdoor Center reserves the right to cancel or switch the location of its sea kayak trips.
Operated under permit from the USDA Forest Service.