Narrows Inn & Marina
Travel Blogs from Ketchikan
In Juneau we went to Tracy Arm a fjord about 80 miles out, we were on a 19 hour cruise up the fjord, At the end of the fjord was N Sawyer glacier the capitan tried to get close but the channel became to clogged with icebergs, closest he got was 1 1/2 miles, he than went to his back up plan and went to S Sawyer there he was able to get close about …
... salmon hatchery and Herring Cove. More eagles, zip liners sailing past in the forest above us, and then.... - ..... Right before our eyes - mama bear and her triplet cubs! We watched them romp and play in the tall grasses by the cove stream. Our day was complete! We then went to Saxman Totem Village, learning the meaning of the symbols and colors. Melissa dropped us off at the entrance to The Creek, and Dolly's House, the first house of ...
... but decided to eat lunch on the ship instead. We tried the new pizza place and enjoyed it. After lunch, we found a quiet lounge on the 15th deck and just hung out enjoying the view.
We ate dinner in one of the speciality restaurants and had a really good steak. After the early roll call and a full belly, we both were so tired, we decided to just enjoy a good nights sleep. No magician for us! ...
When Sitka became a bit quiet, we decided to explore other options. One of the nearby Alaska Islands was Ketchikan. It was a direct flight from Sitka and also has a direct flight from Ketchikan to Seattle. We spent a day here, but would have liked to spend longer. If we didn't get out when we did, we would have got snowed in and not been able to leave for days. While we were there, we slowly watched the snow level come ...
... br> Inside to meet the Master Carver and look at his work in
progress, and then a quick ten minutes in the gift store, before we were herded
back onto the bus and back to the pier.
By now it was really raining and we were all wet through and
quite cold by this stage, so I headed
back on board the boat. I am done
with shopping. Don’t want to see another
jewellery store for a long long time.
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility