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Ruckus Alaskan Sailing, Kelp Whips & Fond Farewells | Ep. 22 | Sailing into Ketchikan


Location: Ketchikan
Latitude: 55.34000000
Longitude: -131.65000000
Published: 21 Jan 2023

The sunshine continues as we awake to perfectly calm morning in Snug Anchorage on Prince of Wales Island near Ketchikan, Alaska. We head to shore for a stroll, Ben and Rachel play with some bull kelp, we check out the beautiful forest, clean up some garbage, then set off on the final day of sailing with Ben and Rachel aboard.

After exiting the poorly charted anchorage, we are greeted by a perfect breeze that has us sailing at hull speed in no time! The great sailing continues all the way to Ketchikan where we tie up for the night and go out on the town.

Thanks for watching, and if you missed any of the earlier videos of this series, you can find them here:

Episode 1: Setting Sail to Alaska!

Episode 2: Sailing Thru a Tidal Rapids, Night Sailing, and more!

Episode 3: Goofy Sailors, Rock'n Sailing, & Some Playful Dolphins

Episode 4: Exposed to The Pacific Ocean

Episode 5: Dodging Gales on The Pacific Coast

Episode 6: 54 Tacks in 10 Miles! | Sailing the Skinny Channels of the Inside Passage to Alaska

Episode 7: Sailing into Alaska | Fast Sailing Exposed to Pacific Ocean & Thong Weather Returns!

Episode 8: Sailing to Ketchikan | Lots of Whales, Clearing Customs, and Heading into the Wild!

Episode 9: Sailing Off The Beaten Track in Alaska | Rounding Cape Decision, Fog, & Night Sailing

Episode 10: Sail to Ski in Alaska | Backcountry Skiing From a Sailboat on Baranof Island, AK

Episode 11: Skiing an Avalanche Path from a Sailboat! | Alaskan Sailboat Based Backcountry Skiing

Episode 12: Awesome Sailing in the Alaskan Inside Passage | Ep. 12 | North to Glacier Bay!

Episode 13: Sailing into GLACIER BAY | Icy Strait, Night Sailing, & Stealing Wi-Fi from Cruise Ships

Episode 14: Sail to Ski in Glacier Bay National Park! | Fun Summer Skiing in Alaska

Episode 15: Amazing Sailing in Glacier Bay! | Whales, Mountains, Ice, and Bananas That Refuse to Ripen!

Episode 16: Spicy Sailing to Juneau, Alaska | Whales Everywhere, Squalls, and Arriving in the Big City!

Episode 17: House Sized Ice Bergs and Solo Sailing in Alaska | The Inside Passage: Juneau to Tracy Arm

Episode 18: Leaving The Ice Behind in Alaska | Solo Sailing In Stephan Passage

Episode 19: How Solo Sailing Affects Me | Reflections on a Week Alone in Alaska

Episode 20: New Crew, Chill Sailing, and Great Fishing in Alaska | Petersburg to Clarence Strait

Fun in the Sun in Alaska! | Sailing with Friends Down The Inside Passage