Homer, also known as the “Cosmic Hamlet by the Sea” is accessible by road or daily flights, located on the shores of beautiful Kachemak Bay and surrounded by glaciers and mountains. A home base for great fishing, kayaking, bear viewing, hiking, foodie and art vacations, Homer can make every Alaska vacation dream come true!
Nestled among rolling hills, this seaside – and truly seagoing - community has many unique attractions. Home port to the “Time Bandit” of Deadliest Catch fame, Homer’s museums, art galleries, fine dining and deluxe accommodations all help to fill your visit with memories of a lifetime.
Famous for its access to Bear Viewing, Homer has many great companies with some of the best guides on the planet!
The Homer Spit (“spit” is a geological term) is the second longest in the world and was recently named as one of the best 100 beaches in the United States. Not for swimming, but for the incredible views and wildlife to be found along its entire length!
With many types of outdoor activities and outfitters offering guided and unguided access to the wilderness areas of Kachemak Bay and beyond. Homer is quickly becoming “The Ecotourism Capitol of Alaska”!
Request your FREE Kenai Peninsula Discovery Guide!
The Discovery Guide includes everything you will need to plan your next trip to The Kenai. Not only will you find hundreds of listings for lodging opportunities, river guides, open-water charters, and bear viewing tours, but you will also get a fold-out map of the entire Kenai Peninsula!