IslandView Resort and Charters

4405 Halibut Point Road, Sitka, Alaska, 99835, United States | Lodge
Prices starting from $85.00
 

Travel Blogs from Sitka

Sitka Day 1

A travel blog entry by sggriffin

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... we quickly went inside, trying to get back to sleep. Well, we slept until almost 11. We were very slow getting up, showered and dressed. We finally left about 2, to head into town. First task was to get Miss Patt's medicine, which they ended up not having in stock; but the pharmacist was very nice, and called a doctor, and he told her what to substitute for the equivalent. Well, while she was dealing with the pharmacy, I wondered into Sitka Furs, the supplier ...

Juneau to Sitka Alaska

A travel blog entry by tricab

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After leaving Glacier National Part we went to Juneau for a few nights. We were able to get some boat maintenance done. The Juneau city docks were full of derelict boats, covered in multi colored tarps and occupied by the homeless. Nish referred to our Juneau moorage as the "Slum Docks"! A walk downtown was greeted by thousands of people from four different cruise ships. A daily event unfortunately.

We ...

Thanksgiving in Alaska

A travel blog entry by frawldog

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... catch. The walk along the harbor is a nice one. There is a new walkway made of wooden planks rather than the rough rocky path that it used to be. The actual town of Sitka didn't have much in it except for the necessities. We only saw one grocery store, a few pubs and some shops. It does have an interesting blend of culture here since the Russians and Native Americans both settled here.

This was me and ...

Sightsteeing in Sitka

A travel blog entry by cphenly

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... later). I asked if anyone knows why, and the ranger said that the function isn’t known. There is apparently work being done—and on whales as well, as no one really knows why they breach); one hypothesis is that they just do it for fun.

After that, we just wandered about the town for a while. The town is not very tourist-friendly, which I find rather surprising. There is a bus, but it runs only once an hour, and it does not stop at all the ...

The Anti-Socials at Sea

A travel blog entry by lrandal

... that's fine. We've chatted with people here and there, including a fun couple this morning while we traversed the absolutely gorgeous Tracy Arm Fjord (straight out of a cruise brochure). We ate lunch with them at a nearby table, marveling over the floating ice, the stunning azure sea, and how lucky we were to get to see it all on a sunny day. Then they mentioned that they're great friends of Senator ...

Location

This lodge, located on 4405 Halibut Point Road, Sitka, is near Alaska Raptor Center, Kayaking in Sitka, Sheldon Jackson Museum, and Sitka Sound Tours.
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