Ketchikan is known as the “Salmon Capitol of the World”. Ketchikan is a small community located on Revillagidedo island which is on the edge of Alaska in some of the greatest salmon fishing waters. The waters include five unique types of salmon; Chinook Salmon, King Salmon, Red or Sockeye Salmon, Silver or Coho Salmon, Pink of Humpback Salmon, and Chum.
One of the great things about Charters in Ketchikan is the fish are a very short ride from the harbors. Often times, the Salmon or only 15 minutes away. More time in the water and less of a boat ride. What more could you ask for. Many of these Ketchican, Alaska Charters offer a complete package which includes lodging, delicious Alaskan meals, and beautiful views. Ketchikan also offers a historic downtown and numerous totem pole parks.
Alaska Airlines offers flights in and out of Ketchikan several times a day. A typical Alaskan Salmon adventure would start with arriving on Alaska Airlines. A rental van is available and can be reserved at the Ketchikan Airport. There are many different charters to chose from with an average trip lasting three days.
Ketchikan Alaska offers excitement for your Salmon adventure.