Best Things to Do in Seldovia

Embark on a fishing charter or check out the hiking trails, local attractions, and more.

Seldovia Day Tours & Attractions View All

All of the freight, mate­ri­als, equip­ment and vehi­cles come in to Sel­dovia over” the City Dock. This is a deep water dock and the Alas­ka Marine High­way Fer­ries Tus­tu­me­na and Ken­ni­cott tie up here on a week­ly basis and pro­vide a link, a high­way if you will, to the rest of Alas­ka. Those of us that live here rely on this link and use the City Dock and the fer­ry as one in the low­er forty-eight states might use a coun­ty road to get to town. The ferry  ...more

Take a step back into Seldovia’s past while learn­ing about the present at the Sel­dovia Muse­um & Vis­i­tor Cen­ter. Check out detailed exhibits on the cul­tur­al tra­di­tions and lega­cies of the Native peo­ples of the area, see inter­ac­tive wildlife exhibits and pick up free trav­el infor­ma­tion and maps.

Let the Har­ness fam­i­ly of Sea­side Adven­ture Eco Tours take you on a sea kayak­ing adven­ture through the won­ders of beau­ti­ful Lit­tle Tut­ka Bay. Sea­side will turn the bay into an inter­ac­tive class­room, cov­er­ing every­thing from archae­ol­o­gy and geol­o­gy to cul­tur­al and nat­ur­al his­to­ry on your full-day pad­dle. These long-time Alaskans share where secret trea­sures lie, what it’s like to live on the bay, and how to make a meal from wild ingredients.…  ...more

Half-Day Fish­ing Char­ters Embark on a half day fish­ing char­ter with Rain­bow Tours and try your luck reel­ing in one of Kachemak Bay’s world famous Hal­ibut. Rain­bow Tours has been in busi­ness since 1982, and expe­ri­enced guides will help you reel in your catch. While this is a fish­ing char­ter, it is not uncom­mon to see wildlife while you are out on the water. Sel­dovia Wildlife Tour This is a 7 hour nar­rat­ed tour begins in Homer and…  ...more


Seldovia Parks & Trails View All

Difficulty: Moderate

The trail is con­sid­ered between easy and mod­er­ate in dif­fi­cul­ty. The Otter-bahn is a dirt trail that winds through old-growth spruce for­est and has exposed roots and rocks through­out its length. There are just a few mod­er­ate inclines, but oth­er­wise is a fair­ly flat trail. Local school chil­dren built the trail some twen­ty years ago. 

The Rocky Ridge Trail is one of the most well used — and well-devel­oped — trails in the Sel­dovia area. The whole trail, which makes a loop, only takes about two hours to hike, and from here you’re with­in walk­ing dis­tance of any spot in town. There are two trail­heads: one behind the air­port and anoth­er three quar­ters of a mile out of town, on Rocky St. If you do the full loop, it’s a mod­er­ate-to-dif­fi­cult hike, but you can also make it an…  ...more