Travel Blogs from Ketchikan
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Ketchikan is a city in the Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska, United States, the southeastern most city in Alaska.
A fresh Dungeness crab feast.
George Inlet Lodge rests on the shores of the spectacular George Inlet waterway! This picturesque lodge is accessible by road 15 miles south of Ketchikan . As a former ...
Ketchikan was the port that Diane was most looking forward to. Even though Diane and I agreed last year to not splurge on Christmas gifts (we had just had the new floors installed in the kitchen, family room, laundry room and downstairs bathroom), I decided to buy her a ticket onto the float plane / bear watching excursion in Ketchikan. Rachel was going to join her and I decided to take the Alaskan Adventure Kart excursion.
The ship arrived into port around 6:30 AM ...
... runs length of island town but a few more downtown roads by the cruise ship docks. Ann and I walked the 2 miles each way between the ferry terminal and downtown. Saw some ...
... byes and they are headed for check in. Since this is Ketchikan, we came over with only an hour before the flight. I made it to the ferry in time but they ran out of space. I had to sit and watch it leave and return a half hour later. I headed home to the now quiet and near empty house. This was a very fun visit and one to remember. I think Tammy and I need to plan a trip down to Texas in winter next!
... how many fish are here, they just aren't biting. We decide to head back and maybe hit Mountain Point.
Going through town gives us an opportunity to do some sightseeing via the water. The duck tour boat which does this charges $44 a head so this is a nice little bonus. I point out all the landmarks along the way as we pass the entire town and head for Mountain Point.
Mountain Point is a very popular fishing area and its where most ...
Other places to stay in Ketchikan
3434 Tongass Ave., Ketchikan | 2 star hotelfrom $190
800 Venetia Way, Ketchikan | 3 star hotelfrom $175
4871 North Tongass, Ketchikan | 2 star hotelfrom $141
326 Front Street, Ketchikan | 1 star hotelfrom $102
1471 Tongass Ave., Ketchikan | Hotelfrom $95
207 Stedman Street, Ketchikan | 3 star hotelfrom $145