Guided Tours

We invite you to journeys of discovery in Kachemak Bay, one of the most productive and diverse coastal areas in Alaska. We offer a variety of personalized experiences. With approximately 9 guests per naturalist, each individual is led to the wonders along our beach and trails. Within practical limits, the day may be customized to the interests of  the individuals hiking . Our experienced and knowledgeable staff will open up a new world or reacquaint you, and deepen your knowledge and appreciation of the very special place of Kachemak Bay, Alaska.

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$175 adult / $95 children under 12 / $155 Seniors (65+) (includes round-trip boat transportation)
9am - 4 pm daily
Memorial Day - Labor Day
Contact us at 907-235-6746 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and book your tour.
Overnight Yurt Stays at Peterson Bay Field Station
available the night before or after your Guided Day Tour  
$50/person; $200/yurt (includes ues of kitchen with all the amenities, Fire Pit & BBQ)
(A yurt sleeps 6 - 8 people)  #glamping at its best!

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$10 /$25 family (Groups 3-6)
Guided Tours at 10 am & 2 pm daily
June 6 - Labor Day
Advance reservations are required in the summer of 2020 and space is limited to 10. Groups of 10 or more please call to arrange a special time for a tour.
CACS Donors/Members: Free
Sundays - Everyone Free
Tree and Sea Package: 2 great tours for one price! Dock Tour & Wynn Nature Center- $15
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1.5 hour tours-Every day at 11:00am (Except for Thursdays)
                        (Adults=$10, Children=$5, Families (Groups 3-6)=$25)
3 hour Hidden Trails tour- Monday, Wednesday & Saturday at 2:30pm
                         (Adults=$25, Children=$10, Families (Groups 3-6)=$35)
June 6 - End of September
Advance reservations are required. Space is limited to 10. 
Weekly Wildcrafting Workshops, where participants learn skills such as foraging, basket-weaving, and cyanotype printing. Themes and prices vary week to week; please check our booking calendar for details. June 6 - September 5th. Advance reservations are required. 
$10ea/$25 family (Groups 3-6)
1 hour tour at 1:00pm & 3:00 pm
June - August
Tree and Sea Package: 2 great tours for one price! Dock Tour & Wynn Nature Center- $15
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Ocean Connection out of the CACS Yurt on the Spit

Visit an Oyster Farm, see seabirds and marine mammals, stop by the Peterson Bay Field station and more on this 3 hour boat tour!
Rates: Adults (ages 12+): $125 l Children (ages 2- 11): $90 l Infant (ages 2 and under): $35
1:00pm on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays June- August

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