Partners and Support

The KBWT has been given invaluable support and technical assistance through the National Park Service's Rivers, Trails, and Conservation Assistance (RTCA) program. KBWT owes a huge debt of gratitude to Lisa Holzapfel, Alaska RTCA Program Manager, and Heather Rice, their Outdoor Recreation Planner.

The following additional agencies and organizations have been instrumental in bringing the vision of the Kachemak Bay Water Trails to a reality through coordinating planning meetings, conducting field work, going on record with their support, and countless other invaluable kinds of assistance.

  • U.S. Department of Interior, National Park Service Rivers, Trails and Conservation Assistance Program
  • Alaska Department of Fish and Game - Kachemak Bay Research Reserve
  • Alaska Trails
  • Alaska State Parks
  • Alaska Department of Natural Resources
  • Alaska Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Archititects
  • Bettisworth North Architects and Planners
  • The Kenai Peninsula Borough
  • The City of Homer/Homer City Council
  • Homer Parks and Recreation Commission
  • Homer Advisory Planning Commission
  • Homer Soil and Water Conservation District
  • Homer Chamber of Commerce
  • City of Seldovia
  • Seaman's Adventures, Tidepooling, Sightseeing, Fishing, Wildlife Viewing, Hiking
  • Seldovia Parks, Recreation and Trails Committee
  • Seldovia Chamber of Commerce
  • Cook Inlet Keeper
  • Kachemak Bay Wooden Boat Society
  • HoWL
  • Friends of Kachemak Bay State Park
  • NOAA-National Ocean Service/Kasitsna Bay Laboratory

If you would like information on how to become a partner or sponsor of the Kachemak Bay Water Trail, please contact us at:

Dave Brann,
(Co-Chair, KBWT Steering Committee)
95 Sterling Hwy. Suite 2, Homer, AK 99603