Waterfall Resort Alaska
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
TripAdvisor Reviews Waterfall Resort Alaska Ketchikan
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So far today is a wash out! We had an excursion planned to take a float plane over to see some wild bears. The trip was cancelled due to wind and poor visibly. We spent a little time in Ketchikan but it was raining so hard we were socked! So chilling on ...
... by the great selection. We had a quick look around the ship finding the important places like the spa, the bars and the casino! The cabin we are in, is a minisuite Dolphin 417 (9th deck). It is wonderful. We are on the starboard side so as we sail north the best scenery will be on our side, however at the glaciers, I'm told we swing 360 degrees so everyone can see everything. We have sailed in balcony cabins before but this is about 3 metres longer ...
... plane landing. We jumped in the plane with little fanfare - here's your seatbelt, no smoking, don't scrape your camera lens on the windows, there's a life vest and instructions for it in the seat pocket. That's about it! Pilot was a taciturn fellow (like lots of these folks seem to be!) but warmed up as the trip went on. We flew up the Marine highway out into the open water across to Prince of Wales Island. He followed a narrow inlet and then landed when he saw a ...
... had been for sale I would have wanted it. they were not selling them - they take a year to make - they are handmade from the weaving on and very heavy. I expect they would have sold one for 1,000s of dollars but I didn't want it that much! They have two overarching groups - eagles and ravens and an eagle must marry a raven and vica versa. However, either one can marry an outsider. Our guides wife was eagle and so thier children are eagle. children ...
... of the young girls was asked if she was Tlingit she said yes but that she did not know a lot about them...???... asked if she had a tribal name she said she did but did not know how to pronounce it..
Then we were herded into the 'Lodge House', a dusty hot building...
Where a young girl beat a drum to death with a bit of femur.. while wailing..
This was accompanied by a bunch of kids in admittedly ...