10 Things To Do In Homer AK In April 2024

Awe-inspiring Aurora Borealis

April is one of the best months to witness the Northern Lights in Homer. The long nights and typically clear skies.

Explore Kachemak Bay by Kayak or SUP

Immerse yourself in the beauty of Kachemak Bay by renting a kayak or stand-up paddleboard.

Embark on an unforgettable Bear Viewing Tour

Homer sits near Katmai National Park and Lake Clark National Park, both renowned for their large populations of brown bears.

Discover Bald Eagles in Homer

Bald eagles are a common sight in Homer, soaring through the skies and perched on trees..Keep your eyes peeled for these majestic birds during your explorations.

Enjoy a bike ride on the Homer Spit

The Homer Spit is a 4.5-mile long landmass jutting into Kachemak Bay.  Explore the variety of shops, restaurants.

Tack a  wall at the Salty Dawg Saloon

This Homer tradition involves writing your name on a dollar bill and stapling it to the walls

Explore the Homer Boat Harbor

The Homer Boat Harbor is a bustling hub of activity. Watch colorful fishing boats come and go, or take a boat tour.

Hike the trails around Homer 

While the higher elevation trails might still be snow-covered, there are some great lower-level hikes around the Homer Spit that offer stunning views.

Go tidepooling at Bishop's Beach Park

Discover the fascinating creatures that live in the intertidal zone by exploring the tide pools at Bishop's Beach Park.

Experience  magic of an Alaskan sunset

Sunsets in Homer are truly breathtaking. The sky comes alive with vibrant colors, casting a magical glow over the landscape.