Waterfall Resort Alaska
Travel Blogs from Ketchikan
... cast their shadows across our dock. There were apparently 10K cruise shippers on the streets here one day last week. I guess that’s how they manage to keep all of those jewellery stores thriving.
The commercial fishing fleet seems less active than it was and therefore nights are quieter without the banging and metallic prep sounds common to what they do, often before ...
... outside as well as explaining that the wood they were carved in decays from the inside out therefore there is the belief that when a totem pole falls down, it should naturally decay back into the earth, and a new pole is carved as its replacement to continue on with the story. The most awesome thing was the local totem pole carver liked our boys so much for their "awesomeness" he took us to a lump of decaying wood and stated that it was ...
... We took the bus to the other end of the island (the road does not go all the way around the island, but only about 30 miles and then ends) to village called Saxman. Saxman is a very small area that has more totem poles. We stayed here for roughly an hour. It was interesting to see this poles. Each one has a story and different carvings that are quite unreal. I like that they preserve their culture by doing this. Our ...
... environment with a minimum of fuss.
Another day full of food and relaxation followed by one of our formal dinner nights my dress which I bought with me was getting harder to put on not sure why?? :-)
After dinner we went to the Neil Diamond tribute show. All a bit cheesy but fun all the same.
Cocktails, good company and ...
... it was still absolutely Fantastic and I would do it again, also spent some time in the township of Ketchikan and watched a stream for ages, "the infamous salmon run" Mother Nature sure is cruel. I just wish my nephews were here to see and do what I have done today absolutely awesome!! I will return with many stories Love Trish RIP Curl ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility