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Share Michelle's love of flying through our vast Alaskan wilderness. Experience the freedom of flight over the wild grandeur of the mountains, the islands and the endless sea. Island Wings takes the time and makes the effort to help you realize your...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
1245 Tongass Ave, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6135
+1 907-225-2444
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Reviewed January 29, 2019

My wife and I are so glad we took the Misty Fjords flight tour while we were in Ketchikan on a cruise. Everything about the tour - from reservations to pickup in Ketchikan to the flight itself was just great. How often can you say...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank BearZ
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

My husband 60 and myself 56 visited Ketchikan on our Alaskan cruise and were looking for a independent float plane excursion. I'm in a wheelchair and was concerned about being able to access the plane. From my first phone call to Shona who patiently and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mbstoffregen
Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

Forget the big airplane companies where you may find yourself treated like a number. Island Wings Air Service came to us as a referral from a trusted and very experienced cruiser. Her recommendation was spot on! Michelle’s passion for flying is evident from the moment...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed November 24, 2018

After doing a lot of research we booked our float plane trip to Misty with Island Wings because of all the positive reviews on Trip Advisor and other sites. We traveled to Ketchikan via Holland America in May 2017. After a very short van ride...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Chas E
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Weather was wet and.....well..er...misty...but that's why it's called Misty Fijords right? We were picked up at the pickup location close to our ship (Celebrity Solstice) right on time and took the short drive to the jetty. The light was amazing and the scenery was still...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

Our group of 6 arranged for a floatplane trip with Island Wings to Misty Fjords while we were in town on a cruise. From the start, we were all very impressed by the friendliness, efficiency, and professionalism that we experienced. We had a drizzly day,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank OBwan49
Reviewed September 25, 2018

Everything about this trip was efficient, friendly, comfortable and great value! I felt confident and relaxed with our pilot, Michelle, especially as I am a nervous flier. I am so glad I did it! We were fortunate to have had fabulous weather so we saw...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ruthtoohoots
Reviewed September 20, 2018

This is a great excursion to get above it all and see into the Alaska wilderness. Michelle is so comfortable in flying her plane. She tells you about the places you fly over and enjoys sharing her knowledge of the area with you through the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 14, 2018

I had a very good experience with Island Wings. Had made our reservations over the phone with Shona 3 months ahead & received an email confirmation. It was very easy. We were on a cruise ship & she already had the ship's information & the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Virginia2002
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Six of us took Michelle’s flight around Ketchikan. We landed on a lake way out in the wilderness. Her narration was awesome. We all came away thinking it was a highlight of our Alaska trip.

Date of experience: September 2018
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June 5, 2018|
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Response from Thomas-KTT | Reviewed this property |
Max. 6 passengers
October 1, 2017|
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Response from Columbia_MOShari | Reviewed this property |
You should probably ask Island Wings directly. I would think it would be difficult, but if she can do it I highly recommend this trip. My spouse and I had an awesome time.
May 19, 2016|
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Response from Michelle M | Property representative |
All of our current pricing is listed on our web site.