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Pirate Airworks

1621 Tongass Ave, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6075
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Simply the best sightseeing flight you may ever take. Experienced pilots and dispatch, obsessed with the safety and comfort of our guests. Discover where the name Misty Fjords originates. Wildlife and dramatic scenery during the entire trip meaning your pictures will be the envy of everyone back home. For the highlight of the tour, we will set down in a calm bay so you can take in the scenery from sea level drinking in the serenity of the vast wilderness. Our vans meet you at the dock for a short trip to our ramp and your seat on our magnificent DeHavilland Beavers. Bear tours, glacier tours, design your own.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1621 Tongass Ave, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6075
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I took a Pirate Airworks seaplane tour over the Misty Fjords during our cruise stop in Ketchikan. Our pilot was friendly and super knowledgeable about the different islands and bodies of water throughout. The plane could have fit 7 people but we...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful excursion from Juneau. The staff is friendly and professional. Experienced pilots, nice helicopters, and great dog sledding experience. Quite organized. This one is better than other tours as it goes to a further away glacier than typical, providing more of a tour. The...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an amazing flight with Pirate Airworks. We took the tour of the Misty Fjords. Mark our pilot told us there had been some bear activity in an area so he flew us to that spot and we spotted some bears on the beach. So...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was just amazing. The pilot took us into the fjords and landed in a secluded area where we were able to get out and stand on the floats taking in the magnificent surroundings. Throughout the trip he provided information. The landings were so...More

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Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Misty Fjords is definitely must do in Ketchikan! They pick you up from the main square, right in from if Welcome to Ketchikan sign, take you to the dock (couple miles away). The guys that work there are fun and professional. They take you to...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2017

Flight was great . Saw a lot of scenery, mountains etc. Pilot was pretty informative and overall trip was enjoyable. NOW THE PROBLEM--bought the tickets on shore right in front of our cruise ship. The guy (Mike) who was selling the tickets took my VISA...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Did not pre book an outing before our cruise and I am glad we did not. My wife and our two boys (17 and 13) picked up this tour on the dock. It was not the first one, was actually the third one we talked...More

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