Alaska Island Adventures your access to an Alaska Adventure...
Alaska Island Adventures is located in remote Southeast Alaska off Prince of Wales Island approximately 29 miles Southwest of Ketchikan. Access to the lodge is by float plane and/or boat only and is not accessible by automobiles or roadways. The float plane flight from/to Ketchikan and the lodge is approximately a *20 minute flight.
*Dependent upon weather
The city of Ketchikan, will be your Alaska city or origin and convening point before coming to Alaska Island Adventures. Both Alaska Airlines and Delta Airlines service the Ketchikan Intenrnational Airport (KTN) or you can also get to Ketchikan via the Alaska Marine Highway System (Ferry).
We do recomend that you arrive a day early into Ketchikan before coming to Alaska Island Adventures and HIGHLY recommend that you stay an extra day in Ketchikan before departing for home after leaving the lodge...this offers a stress free option for your main travel days from/to home.
Ketchikan, "The First City" and "Salmon Capital of the World" offers an adventure of it's own providing a pituresque window into the history, culture, art and way of life of the Alaskan people. Futher information regarding the city of Ketchikan can be found through the Ketchikan Visitors-Bureau.
Float plane flights from/to Ketchikan and the lodge are not included in the AIA trip cost and will be at the responsibility of the guests to reserve. Alaska Island Adventures can provide you with a list of float plane companies and recommendations and is happy to assist you in the reservation process if requested
Check in time at Alaska Island Adventures is 8:00 am (an earlier time can be requested) and Check out time is 8:00am. If you opt to come directly to the lodge the same day that you arrive into Ketchikan, we recommend that you arrive into Ketchikan International Airport by 2:00pm to continue on to the lodge within the same day. For your return flight from Ketchikan to your home origin, if you opt to depart Ketchikan the same day that you leave the lodge we recommend that your departing flight from Ketchikan International Airport to home be no earlier than 12:00pm.