Narrows Inn & Marina
Travel Blogs from Ketchikan
we are going to try to upload some of our pictures. We hope to make an album with all of them for masochists who don't want to miss any. We love them all. However, here are a select few that we think bes illustrate our trip
... we walked through the rainforest - it really is a rainforest- to get to the clan house. there they entertained us with traditional songs and dances. After they danced they asked for volunteers to dance with them - usually I hang back in that type of situation but I really wanted to do it and I did. they dressed me in a robe and the woman who put it on me told me it was a bear clan robe and many of you know that I have always beleived that I have a ...
... I wasn't strong enough to resist, the time to buy it would be on the way back to the ship, right? Last time we were in Ketchikan, wooden boxes of smoked salmon were everywhere. Not so this year. Cardboard boxes? no problem, but wooden, that's another story. Walked Creek Street. Saw some artwork that I'd love to have if I only had a place to put it. No wooden salmon boxes, walked back towards the ship and a bit off the beaten diamond ...
... walked across the street to see the Great Alaskan Lumberjack Show. On our way back to camp, we stopped at the Totem Bight National Forest, where we walked the dogs along the trails, seeing more totem poles, the clan house, and walking thru the rain forest. I took a nice hot shower and relaxed in front of the TV. The door is open, welcoming the Alaskan sunshine and breeze. What a great ...
... into town are pretty basic. 1 - Coffee, 2 - Wi-fi, 3 - Shopping. Whilst we didn't do any shopping, we certainly didn't buck the status quo with the other two. After the lumberjack show, we headed off to a decent coffee shop, bought some drinks and used the free customer wi-fi to upload our blogs and read our mail. 5000 tourists were all doing the same and, given that the internet onboard the ship is satellite, slow, and costs $50 for a ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility