» Homer, AK

July 12, 2019 to July 16, 2019
Hosts

Lyn Alweis (303) 809-0324

Activity Ideas

Walk to the end of Homer Spit for dozens of local businesses and restaurants that cater to visitors. Go fishing, tour the many museums and art galleries; take a ferry ride to Halibut Cove for dinner and a visit to a community with no roads. Take a ferry ride to Kodiak Island to visit Fort Abercrombie State Historical Park, the Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center; eat lunch at the Kodiak Island Brewing Company; and visit the Kodiak Laboratory Aquarium and Touch Tank. Fly to Katmai National Park out of Homer to watch grizzlies at Brooks Falls, $400/person.

Parking Location

Homer Spit Campground, 4535 Homer Spit Road, (907) 235-8206

Directions and Other Information

Boondocking on the beach, drive to free dump and water, $1 shower, laundry. Electric available $35, 30’ max on beach.
Free Wi-Fi at Washboard Laundromat on Ocean Dr (also has pay showers). Dump and potable water across from the Post Office on way to Homer Spit, N59.64236 W151.5287, entrance on South end, $5. Two Sisters Bakery is worth a visit.

GPS Coordinates

59.6007692,-151.4160803Click on link to see Google Map