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Ketchikan Kayak Eco-Tour

Ketchikan Kayak Eco-Tour

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Navigate the waterways and islands of Clover Pass on a small-group kayak eco-tour from Ketchikan. Along the way, spot native Alaskan wildlife that inhabit this protected region where the thick foliage of the Tongass National Forest meets the sea, from sea lions and migratory humpback whales to eagles' nests and exposed starfish colonies. Paddle with two guides and a small group of no more than eight people for a more personalized wildlife-watching journey.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$151.29
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$151.29

Ketchikan Shore Excursion: Eagle Island Sea Kayaking

Ketchikan Shore Excursion: Eagle Island Sea Kayaking

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While your ship is docked in Ketchikan, kayak around Eagle Island, part of Tongass National Forest, on this 3.5-hour guided shore excursion. Enter the protected waters of Clover Pass and as you paddle around the island, spot wildlife including bald eagles, seals, salmon, and perhaps even humpbacks and orcas. The tranquil waters provide a perfect opportunity for beginning kayakers and the more experienced alike to enjoy the Alaskan wilderness.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.36
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$99.36

Ketchikan Electric Bike and Rain Forest Hike Ecotour

Ketchikan Electric Bike and Rain Forest Hike Ecotour

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Ride an electric bike to the end of Ketchikan's 'road to nowhere' and then hike thorough a wildlife-rich rain forest on this combo eco-tour. Pedal from the marina to the end of the island's paved road system on a battery-powered bike, and then dismount to trek through the wilderness of the Tongass National Forest, following a trail that passes an active salmon-spawning stream, a waterfall, beach views, and dense foliage that's home to an array of native Alaskan wildlife.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$153.25
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$153.25

Ketchikan All In One

Ketchikan All In One

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Ketchikan is one of Alaska’s most visited cruise ports, renowned for its salmon fishing, wildlife, and indigenous heritage. On this tour, take in all the highlights with a local guide. See the famous salmon ladder, admire the traditional totem poles at the Saxman Native Village, enjoy whale-watching from Rotary Beach, and look out for seals, eagles, and bears at Herring Cove.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$79.00
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$79.00

Ketchikan 4 in 1

Ketchikan 4 in 1

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Spend several hours exploring the highlights of one of Alaska’s southernmost cities on this immersive, multi-stop tour of Ketchikan. Pick between multiple tour times to suit your schedule, and meet your guide in central Ketchikan, or at your cruise ship dock. See city highlights, including historical Creek Street and a local salmon hatchery, before continuing out of town: you’ll visit totem parks, pretty tide pools and beaches, nature preserves, and more. As you go, learn all about the region’s indigenous heritage.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$72.00
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$72.00

Totems, City & Wildlife by Cable Car Trolley

Totems, City & Wildlife by Cable Car Trolley

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Explore the sights of Ketchikan aboard a San Francisco–style cable car. Traveling on this open-air vehicle, you'll see attractions such as the fish ladder and the Native American totem poles of Saxman Native Village, plus look for wildlife such as bears, seals, salmon, and bald eagles at the Herring Cove viewing area. Tour is fully narrated.
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  • 2 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$79.00
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$79.00

Bering Sea Crab Fisherman's Tour from Ketchikan

Bering Sea Crab Fisherman's Tour from Ketchikan

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If you’re a fan of the Discovery Channel’s hit TV show 'Deadliest Catch,' you saw the Aleutian Ballad, a commercial fishing boat, escape a rogue wave in the Bering Sea. On this fisherman’s tour from Ketchikan, hop aboard the Aleutian Ballad and navigate through the tranquil, protected waterways of the Inside Passage with a seasoned fishing crew, and marvel at the variety of marine creatures caught in barrel pots and hauled up on deck. Touch some of the catch, take photos, and listen to entertaining sea lore.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$225.00
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$225.00

Misty Fjords National Monument Floatplane Tour

Misty Fjords National Monument Floatplane Tour

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While in port in Ketchikan, take to the skies over stunning Misty Fjords National Monument on this 1-hour flighted tour. Board a floatplane and fly over the lakes, sheer cliffs and waterfalls of Misty Fjords, a part of Tongass National Forest covering more than 2 million acres (900,000 hectares) of alpine wilderness. Keep an eye out for any wildlife including bears, eagles and other marine life. Tour duration includes a 1-hour flight, safety orientation, loading and unloading time and gift shop time.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$289.00
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$289.00

Misty Fjords Flight Tour

Misty Fjords Flight Tour

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Soar above the glacier-carved granite cliffs and waterfall-studded forests of Misty Fjords National Monument on an unforgettable flight tour from Ketchikan. With guaranteed window seating for all passengers in a fixed-wing Alaskan bush plane, you won't miss a thing as you coast over lush mountaintops and hillsides where wild goats and black bears roam. Learn about the ancient geologic history and wildlife of this spectacular landscape through via live narration from the pilot during the 1.5-hour flight.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$289.00
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$289.00

Misty Fjords Seaplane Tour

Misty Fjords Seaplane Tour

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Misty Fjords National Monument is a remote, road-less wilderness area that can only be reached by air and sea. This floatplane flightseeing tour takes you into the heart of the park where you can see untouched areas of Alaska far from the hoards of cruise ship passengers that flock to more accessible areas. The tour includes a water landing—a unique experience only a floatplane can provide.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$289.00
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$289.00

Ketchikan Halibut Fishing Charters

Ketchikan Halibut Fishing Charters

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Alaska is well known for its salmon fishing but visitors can also enjoy fishing for other species of fish. Join this fishing charter and enjoy a private excursion in search of halibut in the waters around Ketchikan. Cast your line in search of the flatfish and reel in your catch to enjoy later on in the day.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$485.75
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$485.75
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Private Fishing Charter in Ketchikan

Private Fishing Charter in Ketchikan

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We offer a Private Fishing experience that will focus on your interest alone. We do not mix, match, or add clients to your party. This helps us meet and exceed your expectations. You also gain more flexibility and fishing options as we create an experience based on your time schedule and interest.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$275.00
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$275.00

Ketchikan Duck Tour

Ketchikan Duck Tour

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Get acquainted with Ketchikan on this 90-minute tour on a state-of-the-art amphibian vehicle that goes on land and water. Take a tour of the harbor, going through Tongass Narrows and then pass through the city of Ketchikan, stopping often to marvel at the beauty of it all, including the many gorgeous totem poles.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.00
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$69.00

Orcas Cove Sea Kayaking

Orcas Cove Sea Kayaking

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Wilderness areas near Ketchikan are ideal locations to see the wildlife and old growth rain forests of south eastern Alaska. With this tour, take a short boat ride to the Orcas Cove launch point, get in a kayak, and spend a few hours exploring the shoreline and spotting wildlife—bears, whales, eagles, and more—waterside. Finish the tour with a snack of local smoked salmon.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$169.00
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$169.00

Ketchikan Alaska Fishing Charters !

Ketchikan Alaska Fishing Charters !

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Over 30 years of Sportsfishing Alaska experience. Owner/operates fishing charter. I do not mix groups and you will be fishing with the owner of the business. Cruise ship Charters for 4 to 6 hours for salmon, halibut and rock fish. Cruise ship Charters based from Knudson Cove marina, north of downtown Ketchikan. Fishing season begins in Mid May and continues until the end of September
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$225.00
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$225.00

Alaska Ocean Wilderness Expedition

Alaska Ocean Wilderness Expedition

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Go on an adventure as you explore the deep mysterious waters of island studded sea passages in search of wildlife aboard a rugged Zodiac expedition craft. Your experienced captain and expert naturalist will use their considerable local knowledge of the area to unlock the secrets of this biologically rich ecosystem. You will feel the ocean breeze on your face and taste the salty sea air as you skim across the waves. You will indulge your curiosity as you navigate narrow channels, next to rocky coast lines, emerald forested islands, and black sandy beaches. You will become an explorer, a mariner, an adventurer.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$165.00
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$165.00

Ketchikan Salmon Fishing Charters

Ketchikan Salmon Fishing Charters

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Spend time out on the Alaskan waters and cast your line for salmon aboard your own charter. Join your captain and board your vessel for a ride in the salmon capital of the world. Cast your line for five different species of salmon—chinook, coho, red, pink, and chum. While you’re fishing, admire the rugged scenery that Alaska has to offer.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$420.00
Price varies by group size
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$420.00
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Ocean Safari and Sightseeing Tour

Ocean Safari and Sightseeing Tour

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Humpback Whales bubble feeding Killer Whales Black Bears Porpoises Seals Sea Lions Bald Eagles Fisherman Cannery in George Inlet Saxman Totems Pennock Island Gravina Island Nichols Passage This tour is perfect for families and small groups looking for a more personal experience than that offered aboard larger buses and boats. Aboard the Samantha Lynne you will have the freedom to stay inside the heated cabin or move around on the rear deck with unobstructed views. There is no smelly diesel engine exhaust allowing you to smell the forest, the sea breeze and sometimes even whale breath. Due to the size and speed of the Samantha Lynne we have the ability to cover significantly more distance than many of the larger vessels in search of whales, seals, porpoise, eagles and bear, all the while enjoying the magnificent wonder of Southeast Alaska.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$299.00
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$299.00

Snorkel Alaska

Snorkel Alaska

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Experience a seldom seen view of underwater Alaska. Snorkel Alaska's Mountain Point Snorkeling Adventure is an all inclusive and fully guided Shore Excursion. We are one of the only snorkeling excursions in the whole state of Alaska. Where else in the world do you have the chance of snorkeling alongside large marine mammals? The intertidal zone of Southeast Alaska offers an amazing variety of colorful marine life.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$159.99
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$159.99

6 hour salmon/halibut charter

6 hour salmon/halibut charter

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Sportfishing in Ketchikan Alaska for salmon and/or halibut and rockfish. Bottom fishing is subject to cancellation due to inclement weather and wind/water conditions
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$295.00
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$295.00

Ketchikan Halibut and Salmon Fishing Charter

Ketchikan Halibut and Salmon Fishing Charter

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Enjoy world-class sport fishing off the coast of Ketchikan during a fishing charter with an experienced captain. Drop your line in the deep waters offshore with the possibility of catching Pacific halibut and four different types of Alaskan salmon. Your captain can suggest stops and assist you with baiting the line or reeling in your catch. Plus, round-trip transport from the cruise ship dock or your hotel is included.
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  • 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$275.62
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$275.62

Fishing Charter in Ketchikan, Alaska

Fishing Charter in Ketchikan, Alaska

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Locally owned and operated passionate fishing charter that strives to give our clients the true Alaskan fishing experience! We run fast and far past the token "McDonalds" fishing fleets to find those unpressured, true trophy fish. Full bathroom, new fishing equipment, great for all ages!!
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$300.00
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$300.00
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Ketchikan Fishing Charter

Ketchikan Fishing Charter

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Bring your closest friends, family and loved ones become part of a select group of anglers who have braved the wild waters of Alaska! Drop us a line to let us know how we can make your personal bucket list fishing trip! 5-10 hour fishing trip for Trophy Salmon or a Halibut, Lingcod combo.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$512.00
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$512.00
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Ketchikan Whale Watching and Nature Tour

Ketchikan Whale Watching and Nature Tour

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Alaska is home to stunning landscapes and several wildlife species. Discover both of these aspects aboard a private boat tour around Revillagigedo Island departing from Ketchikan. While you sail, keep your eyes peeled for local wildlife including humpback whales, bears, otters, eagles, and even orcas. This is an opportunity to spend hours on the water and see as much wildlife as possible.
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  • 2 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,300.00
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