Ocean House Inn

1065 Krueth Way, Homer, Alaska, 99603, United States | Inn
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Travel Blogs from Homer

Lazy Day in Homer

A travel blog entry by floridawaughs

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We had a lot of rain and very heavy winds last night! I woke up at 1 AM and the whole RV was shaking like it was going down the highway at 60 mph in a heavy wind! At one point, I was afraid we might actually blow over!

Hard to believe that 2 weeks ago today we left Forest City IA in a brand new, clean, Winnebago. Winnie is now a bit dirtier, (although a lot of Mosquitoes were washed away in yesterday's rain), and has over ...

Of Halibut and Bears

A travel blog entry by rodk

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... a must do trip for even the most jaded of wildlife tourists.

The famous Brooks camp, a floatplane trip into the Katmai National Park, is a more regulated but equally bear-filled experience. After a national park orientation we receive our official bear watchers badge and a reminder we have 2.5 hrs before our plane leaves. With park rangers strategically placed along the route, we walk to the falls viewing location periodically singing out the ...

Homer wildlife

A travel blog entry by candyjake13

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... this morning. We are packing up for the trip to Valdez today...the weather may be totally different over there. The mountain peaks can change the weather from one area to another I suspect.

We did go out to eat last night at Cup Cafe...it was recommended by some local women that we met at the restaurant in Cooper Landing. You needed reservations...it was packed, many locals, including the fishermen ...

So many eagles!

A travel blog entry by eveandgreg

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... where the tide comes in as a fast wall of water, known as a bore tide. Monday is the highest tide of the year and unfortunately we will miss it, since it is about a 180 mile drive from here, over slow 2 lane roads. Bummer. When we went by, the tide was on the way out and there were huge mud flats, some of which are quicksand. There are warnings not to go out on the mud flats because you could get caught in the quicksand and not escape ...

Big mountains, bears, sea otters and giant halibut

A travel blog entry by ronamoon

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... for three nights at 'bear time'.

We were lucky ... there were still four bears around fishing on the first day, three on the second, two on the next day and no bears fishing on our last day. They were great to watch and the interaction between them.

Back in Anchorage we headed south to Seward a small coastal town where the Alaskan Railway begins and which was once the start of the Iditarod Trail to the gold rush in far away Nome. The town ...

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