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Day 13, Ketchikan: Misty Fjords

We arrived in Ketchikan early that morning and the rain greeted us. We were a little worried that our float plane to the Misty Fjords would be canceled but it wasn’t so we got ready to go. 381 more words


Off to Alaska: The Alaska Ferry Day 3

Six AM comes early, but that was the time we were scheduled to land in Ketchikan and with only 3 hours in port and a lot to see I wanted to make sure I was off that ship as quickly as possible. 1,081 more words

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Alaska: Ketchikan

Ketchikan bills itself as “the Salmon Capital of the World”. And indeed we enjoyed salmon fish and chips, as well as sending some salmon home. It is also known as one of the wettest cities in the USA (rainfall in excess of 18… 140 more words


Orca throws sea lion into the air before dinner

Just off the coast of Ketchikan, Alaska, some tourists got a little more than they were promised.

A sea lion started following their boat to try to hide from a hungry orca. 83 more words