Ward Lake Ketchikan Alaska photo

When we picked up a rental car in Ketchikan, the rental company owner wanted to take us out to this remote Lake about 18 kilometres out of town, insisting that it was one of Ketchikan's hidden gems and great for a short walk. He was a bit of character and regaled  us with his stories … Continue reading Ward Lake Ketchikan Alaska photo

Misty Fjords seaplane photo

One of the great tourist activities in Alaska is going on a scenic fight. On the Alaska Panhandle (the bit that runs South east alongside the Canadian border) is the Misty Fjords National Monument, an area of, yes, you've guessed it Fjords. We flew from Ketchikan, the closest town, on a DeHavilland Otter seaplane. This one flew … Continue reading Misty Fjords seaplane photo