Owners Jeremy and Andrea have hand-curated a list of all the best things to do on the Kenai Peninsula. Choose from Kenai Peninsula tours, day trips, activities and adventures. We can book and organize on your behalf. We know all the operators personally and stand behind their tours.
Embark by floatplane on one of the most exciting wildlife trips you can take – bear viewing in Alaska! Choose a more remote Lake Clark National Park or visit one of our closer locations at Wolverine Creek. View bears in their natural Alaskan habitat and have the chance at some great photos from the safety of your boat. The flight from the Kenai Peninsula is pretty awesome too! #1 Wolverine Creek – details / book #2 Crescent Lake – details / book
Choose from 2 awesome Alaska rafting adventures down the Kenai River, both starting from the AWA headquarters a few miles below Kenai Lake. Embark on a longer day with class II+ waters through the canyon and across Skilak Lake or enjoy a mellow, shorter scenic float through the upper end of the Kenai River. Experience Alaska’s best as you venture through the Chugach National Forest and Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, view wildlife, and learn natural history of the area from your river guide. #1 Kenai Canyon – details / Book #2 Scenic Float – details / Book
Enjoy the scenic beauty of Kenai Fjords National Park from the private setting of a 16 passenger boat. You’ll depart from Seward and Resurrection bay as you view whales, wildlife, and the tidewater glaciers of the Kenai Fjords. Lunch is served aboard the boat. Trip details / Book
The cool turquoise waters of Kenai Lake is one of Alaska’s gems. Spend the day kayaking in a pristine glacial lake surrounded by the Chugach Mountains and the Chugach National Forest. Trip details / Book
Experience Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula with an adrenaline rush by taking a zipline & canopy tour in Seward. Spend part of the day taking in scenic views from the top of the temperate rainforest and then spend the rest of the day on your own exploring the area Trip details / Book
See the Kenai Peninsula and the Alaska Range from the top! It’s where the best views are. On this flightseeing tour you will get a grasp of how big Alaska really is. Mountains, glaciers, volcanos, and wildlife are what you will be looking for. Trip details / Book
Hiking trips in Alaska are among our favorite things to do! Go on a guided hiking tour and take in some of the more majestic views in our area. From viewing salmon jumping up the waterfalls to skylines that never end, it is sure to be a fun day exploring. For the more adventurous, trade in your hiking boots for ice cleats and go ice climbing on a glacier. #1 Kenai Peninsula – details / Book #2 Girdwood – details / Book
Take in the beautiful sights of the Spencer Glacier Valley, only accessible by the historic Alaska Railroad. Then paddle through the icebergs on Spencer Lake and float down the Placer River. Andrea used to guide this trip and it is always one of our guests’ favorite experiences! Trip details / Book
Go on a Homer kayaking adventure and enjoy exploring the beautiful bays in Kachemak Bay State Park while viewing sea otters, shore birds, and other marine wildlife. For more adventure you can opt to include a hike to a glacial lake at the end of your paddle. Trip details / Book
Enjoy a self-guided paddle up the slow moving Moose River, just 10 minutes from our cabins. This is a very inexpensive way to have an awesome day exploring the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge with the chances to see wildlife on your own. Trip details / Book
Spend a day with one of the most famous dog mushing familes in Alaska. The Seaveys have been mushing since 1963 and the family has been at the top of the podium many times. You can do a short simple tour out of their facility or add a heli and glacier to the dog mushing experience. Trip details / Book
Book a travel package and let us do all the hard work for you.
We have a selection of pre-made packages available or we can work with you to customize an Alaska travel package that includes your Kenai lodging, the fishing and sightseeing adventures you are looking for and that matches the specific pace you’d like to move at.
Silvertip is a great home base for your Alaskan adventure. All our guided adventures are within easy reach for day trips from our lodge on the Kenai Penisula. You pick the trips and we strategically schedule them to suit your itinerary.
⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “My son and I just got back from a trip pulled from a dream. The setting and the hosts exceeded our every expectation!! They showed me why people fall in love with Alaska and return every year… We will defiantly be back!” See full review on Google
⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “But the best thing for us was the help that we got from Jeremy and Andrea in planning our time in Alaska. They fixed us up with fishing and whale watching outfitters and helped us plan our travels in other parts of Alaska.” See full review on Tripadvisor
⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “We spent a week traveling the peninsula…to Homer, Seward and Hope and the drives were easy to do and absolutely beautiful. Put Alaska and the Kenai Peninsula on your “must see” list and book a stay here!” See full review on Tripadvisor