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Visiting With The Kilcher Family: Things To Do in Homer Alaska

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What Happened to Discovery Channel's Alaska: The Last Frontier?

Are you a fan of Alaska: The Last Frontier, the show that introduced so many to the beauty of Homer, Alaska, by showing the daily life of one of our original homestead families, The Kilcher Family?

There's good news. The Otto Kilcher Channel has launched on YouTube. Otto is back, showing everyone life on the last frontier. It's his homesteader version of a YouTube Channel. 

Experience The Kilcher Family homestead like never before with Otto and his son August as your guides. They'll take you through the daily routines, the triumphs, and the struggles. 

Things to Do in Homer Alaska: Visiting with The Kilcher Family

Bear Cove Retreat is located just across Kachemak Bay from Homer and has launched Discovering The Last Frontier, a new podcast that features Otto and Charlotte. They have recorded 19 short episodes with Charlotte and Otto touring the Bay and helping you discover this beautiful area.

You'll be visiting with the Kilchers, Otto and Charlotte, during a Kilcher Experience at Bear Cove Retreat during peak season in June, July, and August.

Homestead Cabin Rentals

If you'd like a different Kilcher experience, you can stay at The Kilcher Family Homestead Barn and discover the beauty and peace of the area.
Glacier View Cabin Kilcher Homestead Homer AK

The Glacier View Getaway on the Kilcher Homestead offers a unique and comfortable accommodation experience in the Alaskan wilderness.

With its breathtaking views and cozy atmosphere, this cabin rental offers an unforgettable way to experience the Kilcher family's homesteading lifestyle.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Will Alaska's last frontier return in 2024?

The official "Alaska: The Last Frontier" announcement is still pending.

How far is the Kilcher Homestead from the town of Homer?

The Kilcher Homestead is located 12 miles away from the town of Homer, Alaska.

Do I need a reservation to visit the Kilcher Homestead?

Yes - Tours are by appointment only and can be made by calling 907-235-8713.

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