Day 12 – Homer

After two very adventurous days, today was a quiet day in Homer. I joined some friends in visiting the Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies, a free visitor center to learn about the area. (Donations accepted) This interactive center has rotating documentaries, free guided hikes and several interesting displays. It was a nice respite for the […]

Day 11 – Homer to Seldovia Marine Wildlife Tour

Seldovia, Alaska is across the Kachemak Bay from Homer. There are several ways to get there, air taxi, water, taxi, fast or slow ferry boat or private charter. We decided on a private marine wildlife tour on Alaska Coastal Marine Tours. ($60 round trip, senior rate) The weather was incredibly warm and the Bay was […]

Day 9 – Cooper Landing to Homer, Alaska

Leaving Cooper Landing I did not have any special plans or expectations while staying in Cooper Landing, I only knew I wanted to see the Russian River again. I stayed here because my friends were down the road in their RVs and this was the closest location to them and the Russian River. I stayed […]