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northwestern fjord Multi-Day Kayak Exploration

Considered by many the jewel of Alaska's Kenai Fjords National Park, Northwestern Fjords is a sea kayaking paradise.  Calving tidewater glaciers, icebergs, abundant marine life, stark granite walls, quiet lagoons and lush valleys await.  Unlike any other area along this coast, Northwestern Fjord was covered by glaciers less than 100 years ago.  This newly revealed landscape is in the early stages of post-glacial revegetation.  Glacially scarred granite walls create an austere beauty providing a unique glimpse back in geological time.  This Alaskan adventure tour creates lasting lifetime impressions. We use stable and efficient tandem (two-person) kayaks allowing both novices and aspiring experts to kayak comfortably. Available in three, four and five-day adventures.

Our longer trips focus on getting acquainted with the nooks and crannies of Northwestern Fjord. Expect a mix of exploring, beach walking and paddling. We'll leave some time for photography, wildlife watching and contemplation. Rarely do people get a chance to experience true wilderness. One of the major advantages of having an extra day or two is the increased time to absorb this unique place.

Included in Northwestern fjord kayak camping Tour:

Our price includes kayaking and exploration opportunities, quality tandem kayaks, kayaking equipment and kayaking instruction. Also included are pogies, tents, dry bags, rubber boots, specialty camping meals and snacks and professional guide/naturalist service. Sunny Cove also has high-quality sleeping bags (including your own pillow and sleeping sheets) and sleeping pads available with advance reservation.  

*See a sample itinerary.

Trip Details

A client-information form is required from all participants four weeks prior to our departure date. The information requested in this form will help your guides accommodate any special food or medical needs. Also, please carefully read through the kayak/camping gear list to ensure you are properly prepared to comfortably enjoy your paddling adventure.

Your guide will attempt to contact you approximately four weeks prior to your paddling adventure. However, please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or concerns.

Remember, Sunny Cove does not cancel tours solely due to rain. Sea kayaking is an experience that can be fun rain or shine. We are looking forward to having a spectacular Alaskan adventure with you!

3-Day $1299/per person*

4-Day $1449/per person*

5-Day $1579/per person*

Available: may 19 - August 31, 2017

*not available for fewer than 4 kayakers.  Please contact us if you'd like us to try to pair you up with another group.

Sunny Cove also offers the Northwestern Fjord kayaking tour as a guided rental. This trip is appropriate for those who are experienced campers who wish to hire a guide and kayaking equipment. See our guided rental page for more information.

Compare these multi-day kayaking trips to our options in Aialik Bay.

Wondering why we don't offer one night trips or have other questions about kayaking with Sunny Cove? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page! You'll find answers for many of your kayaking related questions.

*Our kayak camping itineraries are subject to change based upon wind, weather, waves and pace/comfort level of the group at the discretion of your guides.