COVID-19 Precautions for our 2021 season

We are excited for our 2021 season and look forward to welcoming guests to Orca Island Cabins starting May 1 The nature of our remote island yurts allow our guests plenty of space to safely explore our special nook in … Read More

10 reasons to visit Orca Island Cabins

Summer in Alaska is coming to an end, and whether you want to get one more adventure in before the season ends, or a jumpstart on planning for next year, we can think of a million reasons to visit Orca … Read More

Host your end-of-summer celebration at Orca Island Cabins

For Alaskans, the end of the summer season often comes with an air of mourning. We love fall, and we love winter, but we know we’re saying goodbye to the long summer days, the midnight sun, and the carefree feeling … Read More

Back-to-school bucket list: visit Orca Island Cabins

College students across the country are gearing up to head back to campus. While some hit the books mid- to late-August, others have an entire extra month of summer before they start class in late September. With a few extra … Read More

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Orca Island Cabins wildlife checklist

One of our favorite things to do while relaxing at Orca Island Cabins is watching for wildlife. Travelers flock to Resurrection Bay from all corners of the world to see its beautiful scenery and catch a glimpse of the local … Read More

Orca Island Cabins: the perfect getaway, even for the odd couple

It’s hard to find the perfect getaway. Maybe one person is looking for a few days of laid-back fishing, while the other wants a wildlife cruise. Perhaps one person’s definition of relaxation is reading all day, sipping wine at night … Read More

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Fish on at Orca Island Cabins

From rivers to lakes to ocean, there are plenty of incredible bodies of water in Alaska to fish. A favorite spot to cast for the casual fisherman, no matter what’s running, is from Orca Island Cabins.    Guests at the cabins … Read More

Why Orca Island Cabins is the ultimate bachelorette destination

Las Vegas, Nashville, San Francisco, Miami – a destination bachelorette party is a wonderful way to celebrate a momentous life event while exploring the highlights of a new city with some of your closest friends. Sometimes, though, the obvious choices … Read More

Fire Ring

For those looking for romantic cabins in Alaska, consider sitting around one of the fire rings on a covered deck on a small private island in Humpy Cove Alaska. This fire ring was added last summer, to a covered viewing … Read More

We are tied to the ocean. And when we go back to the sea, whether it is to sail or to watch - we are going back from whence we came.

John F. Kennedy