About Seward Water Taxi

Captain Louis Garding started Alaskan Coastal Safari LLC in 2010. He is a former biologist who has conducted research with various government agencies throughout Alaska. He has lived locally since 1997 and can arrange for you to view spectacular sights and wildlife in the local area. 


The M/V "Zimzala" is a 34' aluminum Koffler landing craft with 600hp. The deck is 11' long and 8' wide. There is plenty of comfortable seating inside the cabin.
The M/V "2 Far Out" is a 32' aluminum Specmar landing craft with 400hp. The deck is 14' long by 9' wide. It also has a comfortable cabin.
Both vessels are fully capable of your maritime recreational needs and can take you and your gear where you want to go in the greater Seward vicinity. Both vessels comply with all USCG OUPV safety regulations and standards.

Lori Sea cruising on a stellar day. Capt. Louis enjoying the scenery in Johnstone Bay.

(Left to Right) Zimzala cruising in premium waters. Capt. Louis enjoying Johnstone Lagoon.

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M/V "2 Far Out" has plenty of deck space for your gear.