The Ketchikan Hostel

Address: 400 Main Street, Ketchikan, Alaska, 99901, United States | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Ketchikan

Salmon, sea lions, and sun!

A travel blog entry by turnerstravels on Sep 13, 2014

12 comments, 3 photos

... of sea lions frolickingin the water was an added bonus. We have had so many compliments about the kids' behaviour that it has madeup for the rude gentleman on the first day. We have met so many lovely people on board. We will try to upload our photos now. Love to you all. Hope youare all well. Sorry for typos!



A travel blog entry by sallyglass on Sep 01, 2014

2 comments, 39 photos

... which is the narrowest part of the cruise. Unfortunately it was dark so we couldn't see much but the information says we past 'rubbing rocks' where the killer whales come after July. I have no idea if any were seen. We headed into open waters of Queen Charlotte Sound home to many humpback whales as well. We are yet to eat in the main dining room .... Mainly because we have slept in, and last night the formal night was on and the crowd was miles long so ...


A travel blog entry by eanselm on Aug 03, 2014

1 comment, 20 photos

... Fjords.

When we returned we walked around town a little skipping the jewelry and trinket shops. We did stop at a museum that gave the history of Ketchikan. We also walked along Creek Street, the red light district during the early days of the town. It runs right along a creek where you could try your hand at salmon fishing. We could see the salmon jumping. The former bordellos are now all gift shops and restaurants. While walking ...

The Great Alaskan Lumberjack Show

A travel blog entry by followkim on Jul 20, 2014

14 photos

... our" team and boo for "the other" team.

I really hate rivalries like this. This is my biggest problem with organized sports, particularly at the college and pro levels. It's so obnoxious to see people putting other people down just because they happen to like something that is nearly identical but slightly different. It just makes no sense, especially when the primary factor dividing people is just geography. In this case, "I happened to sit down here and ...

Island Hopping- Back to Ketchikan

A travel blog entry by tmullinax on Jul 09, 2014

4 photos

... movies, but the best show of all is the passing landscape. While the ferries are large ships, they are dwarfed by the enormous cruise ships traveling the Inside Passage. The ferries are able to travel closer to land, and since the observation deck is not 15-20 stories above the water like a cruise ship, passengers can feel a part of the beauty surrounding them. The best part about the ferry system? ...

Traveler Photos The Ketchikan Hostel

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Skagway Alaska, United States