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Seward Water Taxi - Alaskan Coastal Safari

#22 of 38 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Seward Features Animals
Small Boat Harbor, Seward, AK 99664
+1 907-362-4101
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Great trip with Captain Louis

My boyfriend and I wanted to get away for the weekend, and we were referred Captain Louis by a... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Anchorage, Alaska
Make Your Own Adventure

Louis is the best! He will take you where ever you want to go, and he will haul all of your gear... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Eagle River, Alaska
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Customized boat tours, sightseeing, birding, drop offs, kayaking, hiking, large open deck for photography.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Small Boat Harbor, Seward, AK 99664
+1 907-362-4101

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Reviewed 13 June 2017

My boyfriend and I wanted to get away for the weekend, and we were referred Captain Louis by a friend. Captain Louis is really easy to correspond with and answered my emails promptly. We did a one hour sight seeing tour, and then he dropped...More

Thank denvero1
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Louis is the best! He will take you where ever you want to go, and he will haul all of your gear. His boat (a landing craft) is equipped with a ramp at the bow. This allows him to "drive" right up to the beach...More

Thank AKcabingirlA
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent captain, extremely knowledgeable biologist, went out of his way to accommodate our special requests at a very reasonable price. He made our trip a once in a lifetime adventure - we will be back! Thank you so much Louis!

Thank akrgolden
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Louie is dependenable and safe as we ventured out to Aialek Bay with the 6 of us and our kayaks. We stopped to watch the whales and made the shuttle very special. Super nice guy! Gave us lots of ideas for our next paddle trip...More

Thank L9348MStraveler
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I highly recommend those who are looking to get most out of their Kenai Fjords sightseeing experience, to ditch the big cruises for Kenai Fjords National Park and use the services of Captain Louis and his water taxi instead. The advantage of doing so is...More

1  Thank singhip88
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Louis ferried us to/from the Pepper Creek Cabin (Granite Point Mountain Lodge). The trip out on a Saturday afternoon was easy, and he pointed out the great kayak spot of Thumb Cove. Returning back to Seward 4 days later, Louis navigated high winds and 4'...More

Thank petal218
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Louie was booked for us by Backcountry Safaris for two different overnight kayak trips, to Bear Glacier and to Aialek Bay. On both trips there was bad weather one way, causing large swells and whitecaps. On one of them, we probably wouldn't have been picked...More

1  Thank Earl M
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

We took a round trip water taxi from Seward to Resurrection Bay with Louie in mid-June. He was great; on time, knowledgable of the area and really friendly. I definitely recommend using him if you're in the area or want to come to the area!

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 6 May 2015

I took my girlfriend on a kayaking adventure to Bear Glacier out of Seward in June. Owner and captain Louie made the planning a breeze. He arranged for kayak rental and all the gear was waiting for us when we got to the small boat...More

1  Thank AKAngler
Reviewed 20 September 2014

There were 6 of us, all with different ideas on how we should best spend time out on Kenai Fjords. We weren't too keen on the idea of a big boat with stacks of other people, so decided, with some trepidation, to go with Captain...More

1  Thank SusanMH5656
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