COVID-19 Information for Travelers

Thank you for your interest in visiting Ketchikan. Our community and all of us in Alaska look forward to welcoming you as soon as it is safe to do so. 

Here is a brief summation of travel related guidelines that are in effect to help stem the spread of COVID-19 in Alaska.

Effective 3/25/20 All travelers entering Alaska are required to self-quarantine for at least 14 days and monitor for illness, this applies to residents, workers and anyone else attempting to come to the state.

Effective 3/28/20 All non-essential intrastate travel (between Alaskan communities) is prohibited and all non-essential businesses have been ordered to close to the public.

Ketchikan Visitors Bureau is cooperating with state and local authorities and our staff members are working remotely. We can be reached Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm.

To contact us, call 800-770-3300 or:

Visitor Information  
907-225-6166 Ext 8915

Meetings & Events information
907-225-6166 Ext 8917

Business Office
907-225-6166 Ext 8912

Member Services
907-225-6166 Ext 8918

We will respond at our earliest possible opportunity, thank you in advance for your understanding.

While visiting our website, here are some areas that may be of interest:

Order a visitor guide or download a digital version

Enjoy one or all of our Ketchikan Story Project films.  These Emmy Award winning short stories provide a fascinating glimpse of Ketchikan’s history, present day residents, industries and passions. Watch our films and understand why we like to say Our lifestyle, your reward!

Follow us on social media and learn a bit more about Ketchikan

Thank you for visiting our site and we hope to see you safe and healthy in the not too distant future!