Summer and Winter Activities in Homer

Things to Do and Year-Round Activities in Homer

When looking for activities year-round in Homer, you’ll find plenty of exciting adventures to enjoy around the Kachemak Bay and Kenai Peninsula. The natural beauty of the region and stunning waters make this a haven for outdoor enthusiasts heading to the area in the middle of summer or during the winter months.

Summer is the perfect time of year to enjoy kayaking and boating activities. Take a boat out to one of the many waterfront restaurants and enjoy fresh seafood and Alaskan cuisine. Head off on a halibut fishing adventure or plan an excursion to explore ancient glaciers and historic trails, taking you around the looming mountains for awe-inspiring views.

If you’re looking for winter activities in Homer Alaska, plan on staying at a lodge near the water for a few days of ice fishing. Homer boasts a vibrant art scene, so you can spend some of those cooler days indoors admiring artwork from Alaskan artists, pottery, and photography collections that showcase the spirit of Alaska. Outdoor hikes during the winter can be a fun way to explore the region and see the stunning landscapes from a fresh perspective.

Whether you’re traveling during the summer or the winter season, look forward to a wealth of activities that will help you discover this part of Alaska. Staying at the Otter Beach Lodges puts you within easy reach of the bay and trails so planning your outdoor adventure is a breeze.