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Hiking Tour in Kenai National Wildlife Refuge with Scenic Boat Ride

By Kenai Backcountry Adventures


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What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Small-group exclusive tour

  • What's included

    Transport by boat on Skilak Lake

  • What's included

    Lunch (deli wraps, granola bar, piece of fruit)

  • What's included

    Professional backcountry wilderness guide

  • What's included

    Interpretive guided hiking

  • What's included

    Entry/Admission - Kenai National Wildlife Refuge

  • What's excluded

    Transport to and from meeting place - Upper Skilak Lake Campground and Boat Launch

  • What's excluded

    Personal gear (rain gear, clothing, backpack, etc.

  • What's excluded


Know Before You Book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems

  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

  • Not wheelchair accessible

  • What To Bring: Please eat a hearty breakfast in the morning prior to arriving for your trip. Bring snacks, and a full water bottle. Sturdy, well broken-in hiking boots or shoes. Waterproof rain jacket and rain pants. Clothes for dressing in layers; dress for current weather conditions. Camera, sunglasses, sunscreen, bug spray, and any personal items. Cash if offering guide gratuities.

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult

  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking

  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

  • Infant meals not included

  • Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival

  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required

  • A maximum of 6 people per booking, with options to accommodate large groups, please inquire with operator directly

  • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions

  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

  • Service animals allowed

  • Infants must sit on laps

  • Infant seats available

  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers

  • Returns to original departure point

  • Departure time: 10:00 AM

What you can expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, 1 Ski Hill Road, Soldotna, AK 99669

Enjoy hiking and boating through the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, hiking through the forest, or above the tree-line, if you choose the strenuous option. Your knowledgeable guide explains some of the area’s history. Boat across a glacial lake in the midst of soaring cliffs as you journey deeper into the wilderness.

Duration: 6 hours

Stop At: Skilak Lake, Alaska, USA

Your entire tour will take place on, near, and/or around Skilak Lake.

Duration: 6 hours

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
  • Gear and equipment sanitized between use

Social distancing

  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons

Safety measures

  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Hand sanitizer provided
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Activity Location

  • Cooper Landing
  • Soldotna Alaska

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Upper Skilak Lake Campground, Unnamed Rd,, Cooper Landing, AK 99572, USA
    • Soldotna Alaska

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