Cruise ships near Ketchikan Alaska

Far from being a one horse town, Ketchikan is a six cruise ship town. These mammoth floating hotels dock at the port right at the heart of the town. Ship visitors stroll down the gang ways straight into souvenir shops, restaurants, bars, and tourist attraction vendors. Apart from people watching, at least when the cruise … Continue reading Cruise ships near Ketchikan Alaska

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 regaledĀ  us with his stories … Continue reading Ward Lake Ketchikan Alaska photo