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This enormous state park, largely unexplored wilderness, includes glaciers, rivers and waterfalls and offers a 10-mile coastline strip that is excellent for fishing and kayaking. Wildlife sightings include puffins, eagles, sea otters, seals...more
Alaska, Homer, Homer, AK 99603
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

We stayed four nights at the overlook cabin in Halibut Cove Lagoon. We watched sea otters, harbor seals, bald eagles, porpoise and loons from the comfort of the cabin and covered porch. The state park hosts at the ranger station were helpful and wealth of...More

1  Thank TH0we
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

This is the thing to do in Homer but it is quite expensive. We went with Sasquatch Tours who flew us to a remote part of Katmai, landed on a gravel runway by the water and then hiked us inland through bogs and high grass...More

Thank Corn1789
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Absolutely beautiful place. We went for a family hike, had a blast, took some great pictures, what an adventure!!

Thank Clint N
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

I had so much fun going on the tour with a college student who was volunteering to teach us about the Alaskan natural habitat around the the park. I wish I could go again.

Thank Justin S
Reviewed 7 July 2018

When HAL Zaandam docked in Homer we participated in the excursion across Kachemak Bay hiking to Grewingk Glacier. We were a larger group with two guides. The front guide was Erik who shared information about the critters, trees and trails of the area. The other...More

Thank BeverleyL138
Reviewed 1 July 2018

We only had time for a quick visit - just a few hours hiking - but absolutely loved the place. I would definitely come back and spend some more time there.

Thank Chufina
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Take Mako Water Taxi to the trail head for this hike and enjoy several hours of a relatively flat hike on a well established trail. The excursion to the hand tram is a mile off the main trail and a fun side trip. Be prepared...More

5  Thank Alan B
Reviewed 23 June 2018

We did a hike up to the grenwik lake/glacier and it was definitely the highlight of our trip. Absolutely magical!

Thank hollyhoag
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Caught a small water taxi across the bay. An easy one and a half hour + hike to the glacier lake which has lots of small icebergs with the magnificent Grewingk Glacier behind. Lots of fresh Grizzlie scat on the trails so take your bear...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 17 June 2018

My wife and I did the Blue Ice Trail to Grewingk Glacier in mid June. Several points below. - We hiked all the way to the glacier, and hiked back about 1 mile and camped close to the lake. - The tram was harder than...More

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Pedro O
11 July 2018|
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Response from Chris C | Reviewed this property |
By the dock there are tour agencies who arrange small (eg up to 6-10 passengers) boats to take you half an hour across the bay. I can't recall what it cost but it was cheaper than most day activities in Alaska. I wouldn't do... More
Hoang N
17 August 2017|
Response from love2go2015 | Reviewed this property |
I contacted Bay Roamers, water taxi, pd $74 PP from Homer to State Park; State Park to Halibut Cove. We had dinner at Saltry & pd for their water taxi back to Homer. Left Homer mid day, taxi to Halibut Cove picked us up... More
Hoang N
17 August 2017|
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Response from Frisco6 | Reviewed this property |
Boat from Homer...30 min on boat then hike More eagles on good day