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ADVENTURES

Aerial landscape view of Salmon Falls Resort

Customize Your

Alaskan Adventure

Escape to Ketchikan, Alaska, for the adventure of a lifetime. Our Adventure Specialist will help you design the trip of your dreams.

Salmon Falls is your basecamp for adventure.  Your overnight package includes all your meals—all you have to do is decide the type of room to begin each new day.  From there, we’ll help you pick your activities to fill your schedule for your trip to Ketchikan.

FULL DAY ADVENTURES

Fishing Boats docked in marina at Sunset

Fully Guided Fishing

With the fully-guided fishing package, one of our captains will assist you on your fishing trip in one of our Riddle Marine 27.5 ft. boats, equipped with a heated cabin, standing/private heads, surround sound music, shock-absorbent seats, dual 200 Honda outboards, and an arsenal of top-of-the-line fishing gear. Our guides will assist you in finding the best location, baiting hooks, reeling in your catch, and anything else you may need while aboard. Skilled fishermen? Our captains are happy to step back and let you fish your way! Lunch and fish processing are included.

Full day (8 hours): $600 per person (minimum 2 pax)

Half day (4 hours): $450 per person (minimum 2 pax)

Includes bait, tackle, gear, processing and lunch.

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Self-Guided Skiffs on Water at Salmon Falls Resort

Self Guided Fishing

With our self-guided fishing packages, you are the captain for your fishing trip. Take one our boats out and create the trip you’ve always dreamed of with you guiding the way. This package is great for experienced fishermen.

18 ft. Lund skiffs

Full day (8 hours): $300 per person

Half day (4 hours): $225 per person

Rental includes bait, tackle, gear, fuel, processing and lunch

24 ft. Skagit Orcas

Full day (8 hours):

$450 per person (2 pax)

$350 per person (3 pax)

$300 per person (4+ pax)

Half day (4 hours):

$300 per person (2 pax)

$250 per person (3 pax)

$225 person (4+ pax)

Rental includes bait, tackle, gear, processing and lunch. FUEL IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE ABOVE PRICING.

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Float Plane Adventure to Misty Fjords

Float Plane Fishing Adventure

Ketchikan has amazing wildlife and guests of Salmon Falls don’t need to go far to enjoy. It’s not uncommon to see a pod of humpback or orca whales right from our restaurant and deck. But there is nothing that compares to seeing these amazing animals up close. Wildlife viewing from the beautiful open water is a memorable experience and a great way to see the island from a different perspective. Venture into the ocean at the helm of your personal Zodiac and follow your guide as you search for whales, seals, eagles, sea lions and bears.

Spend a whole day exploring Alaska and all it has to offer on one of our Float Planes. Land in remote spots and enjoy a one-of-a-kind guided fishing experience. After a scenic chartered flight, arrive on a lake-and-stream system where very few people are privileged to go each year. Enjoy bait fishing for salmon or fly fishing for Alaska trout. You get to choose your own adventure as these guided trips are for both spin or fly fisherman, novice or experienced. Grab a few friends, and then let’s go fishing.

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HALF DAY ADVENTURES

Bear Watching in Ketchikan

Bear Watching

Set within the lush heart of the Alaskan Rainforest, there is ample opportunity to safely and ethically view both black bears and grizzly bears in their natural habitat. Rich biodiversity and salmon runs attract these gentle giants to gather along our remote shores, providing a glimpse into their wild way of life. Join one of our expert guides for a once in a lifetime experience.

 

Anan Creek Bear Viewing

July 1 – August 25

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Hiking in Ketchikan at Tongass National Park

Rainforest Trail Bike & Hike

Ketchikan is lined by the Tongass National Forest. Venture into these woods to slow your mind and reconnect with the wild. Whether you prefer the scenic trails that wind their way from shoreline to forest, or a more vigorous hike up glorious Alaskan mountains, any level of hiker can experience the beauty. Choose to travel by foot or bike – or both – to explore the untouched Alaskan landscape.

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Humpback Whales near Salmon Falls Resort

Wildlife Watching Boat Safari

Ketchikan has amazing wildlife and guests of Salmon Falls don’t need to go far to enjoy. It’s not uncommon to see a pod of humpback or orca whales right from our restaurant and deck. But there is nothing that compares to seeing these amazing animals up close. Wildlife viewing from the beautiful open water is a memorable experience and a great way to see the island from a different perspective. Venture into the ocean at the helm of your personal Zodiac and follow your guide as you search for whales, seals, eagles, sea lions and bears.

Call for pricing & availability.

Float Plane in the Misty Fjords

Misty Fjords Floatplane Flightseeing

Hop on a floatplane from the dock at Salmon Falls and experience the freedom of flight and tour over the Misty Fjords National Monument, surrounding lakes and glacial bays. Breathtaking views of snow-capped mountains and evergreen forests await. Explore wildlife from above, where you can hearty mountain goats deftly maneuver the sheer cliff faces. Finally, touchdown on a saltwater fjord or mountain lake and feel the colossal beauty with all your senses.

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Ziplining in the trees in Ketchikan

Rainforest Canopy & Ziplining

After a short drive from Salmon Falls Resort you will soar through the scenic forest on an interactive and thrilling Alaska zipline adventure, designed for all levels of outdoor enthusiasts. Friendly and knowledgeable guides will handle the equipment and ensure you experience a one-of-a-kind ride, while navigating through a series of ziplines and snapping a few photos along the way.

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Kayaking along the coast in Ketchikan

Eco-Kayaking Along Rainforest Shoreline

Whether you’re a beginning, intermediate or experienced paddler, you can always enjoy several tranquil hours out on the ocean exploring the waters of Clover Pass by kayak. This protected body of water and the surrounding islands are home to bald eagles, seals, and salmon – and, when the tide is low, you’re sure to spot some starfish too.

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HALF DAY CULTURE & WELLNESS

Totems located at the Totem Bight State Historical Park

Totem Bight State Historical Park

Ketchikan is truly the totem capital, home to the largest collection of totem poles in the world, including some of the oldest ones still in existence. Immerse yourself in Alaska Native culture at the Totem Bight State Historical Park exploring all forms of authentic Tlingit and Haida art and dance.

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Spa candles and relaxation at Salmon Falls Resort

Massage at The Salmon Falls Spa

The power of human touch is elevated to new heights when practiced in the sanctuary of true nature. After a day of adventure, soothe the soul and indulge the body in a customized massage treatment. The skilled wellness practitioners of The Salmon Falls Spa offer both therapeutic and relaxation techniques in the comforts of your private massage suite.

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Shopping on Creek Street in downtown Ketchikan

Downtown Ketchikan Shopping

Schedule the resort shuttle or grab a cab and enjoy a day in Downtown Ketchikan, the First City, where you will find distinct sites and activities. You can catch the salmon in action as you walk along the Waterfront and enjoy the restaurants, unique curio shops, galleries and museums like Dolly’s House Museum on Historic Creek Street. Watch the Lumber Jack Show, take a Duck Boat Tour or just stroll through the streets dining on fresh seafood and shopping at one of the many locally owned stores.

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HALF DAY CULINARY

Oysters from Hump Island Oyster Company

Hump Island Oyster Farm Tour

Hump Island Oyster Company presents the West Coast’s coldest and freshest oysters. Alaska’s shoreline is breathtaking and mostly uninhabited. Deep green cedar trees provide a sharp contrast to the rocky coastline where the forest and the sea meet. This environment has proven to be the perfect home where healthy oysters thrive. With ice cold water, plenty to eat, and Northern Lights overheard the oysters grow plump through long summer days. Chefs and oyster lovers agree the taste is unparalleled with a uniquely briny flavor that finishes with a hint of melons and minerals. Experience a behind the scenes tour of everything that goes into the facility and a chance to try the oysters for yourself.

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OneHope wine available at Salmon Falls Resort

Salmon Roe & Wine Pairing Experience

From Russia to Japan, red caviar, or salmon roe, is a beloved delicacy. Ketchikan, the salmon capital of the world, is no stranger to these zesty orange-colored eggs. Experience the flavor of the freshest salmon roe that rivals all others. Further elevate your tasting affair with hand-picked wine pairings to compliment and intensify the flavor of the roe.

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Cooking salmon demonstration by our chef at Salmon Falls Resort

Salmon Cooking Demo & Microbrew Pairing

Your renown Alaskan fishing excursion doesn’t have to end when you get off the water. Learn the basics of breaking down a fish with as little waste as possible. Then, enjoy a private cooking demonstration with the talented chefs at Salmon Falls preparing delectable bites. Each of your three salmon dishes will be paired with a local microbrew from Ketchikan’s own Bawden Street Brewing Co. Your taste buds will certainly not be disappointed.

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