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Mystical Orca Island & Humpy Cove

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Per Person Use discount code Mystical Orca at check out

Relax and Enjoy Humpy Cove at the mouth of Resurrection Bay

Sightsee for whales and porpoises on the way, then arrive and start paddling among sheer cliffs that climb straight out of the cove as we kayak in Resurrection Bay. Take in the sights of the cascading waterfalls, river and sea otters playing in a terminal salmon stream, a sneaky local harbor seal, and more on this half-day guided kayak tour with Miller’s Landing!


Tour meets at 7 a.m., 9 a.m., 11 a.m., and 1 p.m. — see grid below

  • A. Check-in at the office for parking pass and to sign necessary forms.
  • B. Meet guide, and get outfitted for paddle and safety gear.
  • C. Water taxi loads and departs for Orca Island and crosses Resurrection Bay, looking out for whales, porpoises, sea otters, and more!
  • D. Arrive in gorgeous Humpy Cove and participate in a safety briefing prior to departing on your kayaking adventure!
  • E. Water taxi loads and depart for Miller’s Landing
Check In (A): Outfitting (B): Depart on Boat (C): Safety & Start(D): Departure to Miller’s (E): Arrive at Miller’s (F):
6:45 7:00 7:30 7:45 10:05 10:45 – 11:00
8:45 9:00 9:30 9:45 12:05 12:45 – 1:00
10:45 11:00 11:30 11:45 2:05 2:45 – 3:00
12:45 1:00 1:30 1:45 4:05 4:45 – 5:00

Please Note: We only use tandem kayaks on our guided trips. This paddle is appropriate for children ages 8 and over. This paddle is approximately an hour and a half in length. No experience necessary.

More Information

This trip requires a minimum of three people to go out at 7 a.m. and 9 a.m. 

  • Price includes 45 minutes to an hour of water taxi time and watching for wildlife!
  • Web Booking Special! Use discount code: “Mystical Orca” at checkout!
  • See a salmon stream and waterfalls.
  • See beautiful pillow basalt rock formations and unusual rock gardens.
  • View the standing petrified ghost forest remains from the 1964 Alaskan Earthquake.
  • Calm, serene, pristine emerald-green waters with sheer cliffs, protected from the prevailing afternoon winds
  • Watch for sea otters, river otters, sea lions, eagles, porpoises, whales, and mountain goats.
  • No experience needed, all kayaking gear and instruction provided

Gratuities are not included in original sale price, a suggested 20% guide tip is greatly appreciated! Suggested tip: $17 to $20/person

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