Day Seven: Kethickan, Alaska

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Hello Ketchikan.

Ketchikan is an Alaskan city facing the Inside Passage, a popular cruise route along the state’s southeastern coast. It’s known for its many Native American totem poles, on display throughout town. Nearby Misty Fiords National Monument is a glacier-carved wilderness featuring snowcapped mountains, waterfalls and salmon spawning streams. It’s also home to rich wildlife including black bears, wolves and bald eagles.
 
Weather: 59°F (15°C), Wind SE at 9 mph (14 km/h), 96% Humidity
Hotels: 3-star averaging $239. View hotels
Getting there: 9 h 58 min flight, around $1,105. View flights
Local time: Saturday 5:14 AM
Population: 8,214 (2013)

Hoping to see some of this. Not that close though; those cause as sister just got a perm, she is arthritic and that cold water will not look good on me.


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