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Alaska Sourdough Tours

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Ketchikan, AK 99901
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Saxman Totem Park and Ketchikan Tour - Well Done

The family and I booked directly with Sourdough for our day in Ketchikan and enjoyed ourselves. Our... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
MKB1701
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New York
Saxman Native Village and Ketchikan City Tour

Took this tour through the Shore Excursions Group, rather than booking one through the cruise line... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
psp878
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New York
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“saxman village” (17 reviews)
“dolly's house” (16 reviews)
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Ketchikan, AK 99901
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"saxman village"
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"dolly's house"
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"great tour"
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"an older gentleman"
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"totem park"
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"tour fee"
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"salmon"
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"creek street"
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"bought tickets"
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"herring cove"
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"amazing sight"
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"enjoyable tour"
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Reviewed March 11, 2018

The family and I booked directly with Sourdough for our day in Ketchikan and enjoyed ourselves. Our guide, a Native who spent his whole life in Ketchikan, was very informative, funny, and took pride in both his heritage and his work. Showed us around, told...More

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Reviewed October 15, 2017

Took this tour through the Shore Excursions Group, rather than booking one through the cruise line. I have found that booking excursion tours off of the cruise lines has generally been very good and a lot cheaper. Ray, who is an older gentleman and a...More

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Reviewed September 21, 2017

we took a last minute bus tour through Ketchikan. Our guide was Greg and he is the most passionate guide we met on our whole holiday. He explained everything we saw in great depth and even found us a Black Bear that we watched catch...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Tour included wildlife viewing, history of first peoples (native Americans) and a great explanation of the art of totem pole construction. O ur guide Norman told the story of each totem located at Saxman Village. (

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Reviewed September 5, 2017

Whilst on Ketchikan from a cruise ship, we bought tickets for a 2 hour tour in a small bus visiting the Saxman Native Village, Herring Cove and a tour through many of the 19 miles of tarmac roads that comprise the area of Ketchikan…this is...More

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Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

Tammy was a fantastic tour guide telling us the history of Ketchikan as well as about life currently (she's a school bus driver in the off-season). It was a personal goal to see as much wildlife as possible - at a stop, she got out...More

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Reviewed August 30, 2017

There were about 20 of us on the bus.. We saw beer, eagles and wales and had a great tour guide. Highly recommend.

Thank Mark A
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Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

We visited Ketchikan during a cruise and Norman and the tour were a huge part of what made this one of our favorite ports of call!! We had a city/wilderness/Totem tour in which we were fortunate to see a black bear 🐻 fishing for some...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2017

Have found that booking excursion tours off of cruise ships has generally been good and a lot cheaper. Booking with Sourdough Tours and having Ray as our guide was another confirmation that it was a good idea. Ray, who is an older gentleman, is a...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2017

We arrived in Ketchikan via Emerald Princess June 2017. We did not book an excursion through the cruise ship because of costs. When you get off the ship, there are kiosks with friendly people offering local tours at half price from the ship. We chose...More

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Response from MKB1701 | Reviewed this property |
Roughly the same time. We saw two (as well as some eagles). Hope that this helps and I'm happy to answer any other questions you may have.
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