Begin your Ketchikan-based adventure by boarding your bush plane for a brief flight into Prince of Wales, the heart of Alaska’s black bear country. Once you land and disembark, you’ll learn from your pilot and guide all about these... Read more
An Intimate Lesson in Tlingit Culture
Meet and get to know Alaskan Natives living in Ketchikan, from storytellers to artists, as they share with you their unique perspectives, cultural traditions and history. In their own language, “Tlingit” means ‘People of Tides.’ Get a first-hand lesson in Alaskan culture from a local Tlingit elder and then exchange conversation with fellow Alaskan Native artists who seek to preserve their culture by passing their artistic techniques and knowledge along to future generations.