Halibut Cove Near Homer, Alaska
Located on the Kenai Peninsula on the south shore of Kachemak Bay, 6 miles southeast of Homer, 125 miles south of Anchorage. Halibut Cove is home to nearly 30 residents.
Halibut Cove is a little jewel tucked away in Alaska's first state park, Kachemak Bay State Park. The park area is a total of 400,000 acres of mountains, glaciers, forests, coastline and ocean. Visitors frequently observe sea otters, harbor seals, porpoise, and a variety of whale species.
There are no roads in Halibut Cove, but some 12 blocks of boardwalk run along the water’s edge and provide a scenic and relaxing way to explore this charming community. Stroll the boardwalks for spectacular views of Kachemak Bay, access the only restaurant in town, the Saltry, and visit galleries displaying the work of local artists.
You can reach Halibut Cove onboard the Kachemak Bay Ferry.