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Misty Fjords Air & Outfitting, LLC

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Address: 1716 South Tongass Hwy, Ketchikan, AK 99901
Phone Number: 907 225 5155
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Description: Join us on this once in a lifetime experience and fly to the Misty Fjords...
Join us on this once in a lifetime experience and fly to the Misty Fjords National Monument on our Executive Class DeHavilland Seaplanes. Large Panoramic view windows afford you an eagle's eye view of the endless landscapes below and spectacular photo opportunities. Your tour is personally narrated by your captain via state of the art, voice-activated, noise-cancelling headsets to enhance your experience. See massive vertical rock formations, snow capped peaks 3,000 to 6,000 feet high, and cascading waterfalls reaching into deep freshwater lakes and saltwater fjords. Misty Fjords Air is holding your ticket to a lifetime of unique memories.
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Simply Amazing!!!

We booked this tour independent from our cruise ship. We were a group of 3 adults and 2 kids. We were lucky that the flight was not booked out, so we ended up with a private... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 5, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 NEW

We booked this tour independent from our cruise ship. We were a group of 3 adults and 2 kids. We were lucky that the flight was not booked out, so we ended up with a private plane flight! It was simply amazing! Our pilot, Josh, was great! He was very knowledge, but didn't talk too much, he let us enjoy... More 

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Utica, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We went in June of 2014 and booked this trip independent of the cruise line. The people that own Misty Fjords Air are very nice and the pilot was a skilled and experienced pilot. Great ride, beautiful scenery and probably our best excursion. The DeHavalland planes are very stable and safe.

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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We will never forget this tour. Our pilot landed in a remote lake and let us walk around a bit in the back country. He told us there were cabins on the lake with no amenities. They dropped folks off and came back a week later to pick them up. We were not that brave. You have to do this... More 

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Nulkaba, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Misty rain when we first took off but this cleared in minutes & had sunshine all the way. Landed on a fjord and disembarked onto a floating pontoon, the stillness was awe inspiring! Felt like you were the only people on earth! Each seat had a window so gave you the best views ever! Definitely worth the money & a... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

This was by far our favorite excursion that we did while on our cruise to Alaska. The pilot was great at pointing out the mountain goats that were scattered throughout the beautiful landscape! Very cool!

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Aurora, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I was lucky enough to fly in the co-pilot seat. Had a great time sitting up front. The flight was great. Dave was the pilot. He has been flying for around 16 years. We had perfect weather. Landed on a lake up in the mountains. Perfect landing. Took pictures with the pilot while we were docked at a platform in... More 

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Wolf Creek, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Thanks to all of the staff at Misty Fjords Air for an outstanding experience. My wife had a great flight . At first the weather wasn't cooperating and it didn't look good for the flight, but alas the weather broke and off we went. Megan was awesome with keeping us up to date on the conditions and made it possible... More 

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Sacramento, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

This was THE BEST thing I did on my Alaska cruise shore excursion in Ketchikan! I wanted to do this so much - the Alaska cruise AND the Seaplane - and I wasn't one bit afraid to do it, and hope you won't be either. Like others, we booked this flight months in advance directly with Misty Fjords and received... More 

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Bunker Hill, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

This tour was recommended by my brother and brother-in-law. With their planning and advice, we had a wonderful adventure. This was indeed one of the highlights of our trip. Highly recommend this tour to anyone visiting Ketchikan.

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Berrien Springs, Michigan, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I booked this excursion months before we arrived. It was very easy to set the trip up with the company. We were met in the parking lot by the cruise ships right on time and delivered to the company in a comfortable bus with a delightful driver. We watch a plane come in from another trip and it was exciting... More 

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