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Great Alaskan Lumberjack Show

420 Spruce Mill Way, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6572
+1 907-225-9050
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It was cute but..

I would say I would have preferred to see more of Ketchikan. They did an admirable job and it is... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2017
Nathan H
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This was our 1st excursion in Alaska and we loved it! We were traveling with our 7 and 3 year olds... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2017
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This is hands down the rowdiest tour in Alaska! Rugged Woodsmen compete in 16 events that are part of the rich logging history of Ketchikan, Alaska. The competition is located in the historical downtown just one block of the the cruise ship dock. This competition features current lumberjack athletes who are recognized in the professional sport and travel the world. Thrilling events such as log rolling, chopping, sawing, axe throwing combined with local stories give our guests a glimpse into the wild world of the Alaskan Lumberjack. Fun for all ages and groups of any size. 500 covered, heated and cushioned seats with concessions a authentic Alaskan gift shop gift. Don't miss the axe-tion!
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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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420 Spruce Mill Way, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6572
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Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

I would say I would have preferred to see more of Ketchikan. They did an admirable job and it is exactly what I expected nothing more and nothing less. I was left wishing I had planned my day better to see more sights. I would...More

Thank Nathan H
Reviewed July 9, 2017

This was our 1st excursion in Alaska and we loved it! We were traveling with our 7 and 3 year olds and they were hooked the WHOLE time. Anyone with kids knows that is no small fete. It was just good family fun with some...More

Thank lblovette
Reviewed July 8, 2017

It was good wholesome fun. While it was a little cheesy and showboaty, it was enjoyable. The only problem I had was they stuff us in on the seats so close you could hardly move and then setup extra bleachers for more seating.

Thank Cheryl W
Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

This was our third visit to Ketchikan so looking to do something different. The show was near the cruise ship so we decided to take the 4 kids, ages 16-5 to see the show. It was raining(as it usually does) so we got to the...More

Thank Jodi A
Reviewed July 7, 2017

We attended the July 4th competition and show at the Great Alaskan Lumberjack arena. What a fun event on a holiday here in Ketchikan. The competitors were really in top form competing for annual bragging rights on who is the best lumberjack in Ketchikan. We...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed July 6, 2017

The show was entertaining, moved along at a good pace and demonstrated a wide variety of lumberjack skills. Our kids - 12 & 10 - enjoyed it and were engaged for the entire show. We were on a cruise and only had 1/2 a day...More

Thank ChristineF56789
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

This excursion exceeded our expectations. The talent was fun. They worked hard to keep the crowd engaged.

Thank pmelugin
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Worth every penny - lively, funny entertainment and like nothing that you can see elsewhere! Stop here for the one hour show of a lumberjack competition and cheer for your team! Then walk over to Creek Street to explore...a perfect day in Ketchikan!

Thank Melinda P
Reviewed July 2, 2017

On a cruise , day in Kitchikan , highlight is the lumberjack show . All a bit corny and very funny . The lumberjacks have great skills and bravery . Fast paced show and plenty of or audience participation . A must do when in...More

Thank bobnrobyn
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Our family with 4 teenagers enjoyed this show. It was entertaining funny and a little educational. Would recommend. Show lasted a little over an hour.

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Sherri M
January 22, 2017|
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Response from Showard52 | Reviewed this property |
There are typically at least 2 shows per day/very busy when cruise ships are in town though, but worth your time.
Gail J
March 13, 2016|
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Response from Kay L | Reviewed this property |
We just walked in and purchased tickets.