Check-in and Check-out Times
Check-in time is 5:30 pm on your day of arrival. Check-out is 10:00 am on the day of departure (all times are local).
Flight Arrival Warning
You will want to arrive in Ketchikan by 5:00 pm if to reach the lodge that evening. The all-inclusive rate includes the chartered float plane that leaves Ketchikan for the Boardwalk Lodge dock at 5:00pm. If you need to make special floatplane arranges those costs are not covered in the all-inclusive rate.
Flight Departure Warning
Due to the high possibility of early morning fog, please do not arrange an early-morning departure. If it is necessary, we can usually assist you in getting back to Ketchikan to take an early flight; however, it may require leaving the lodge as early as 5:00 am. The all-inclusive rate includes the chartered float plane that leaves the Boardwalk Lodge dock for Ketchikan at 10:00am. If you need to make special arranges those costs are not covered in the all-inclusive rate.
Floatplane from Ketchikan to the Boardwalk Lodge
The all inclusive rate shown when booking does include transportation from Ketchikan to the lodge and back. We strongly recommend that you arrive in Ketchikan before 4:30 pm so that can take advantage of the chartered floatplane.
Do you have an early flight into Ketchikan?
If your flight plans require you to arrive much earlier please let us know and we can assist you with some sightseeing in Ketchikan to enjoy your time there.
Do you have a late flight into Ketchikan?
If you can only arrive after 5:00 pm to Ketchikan you will have to make arrangements to stay the night in Ketchikan. Please let us know as we may be able to assist you, but the cost is not included. The next morning we can help you with special float plane arrangements into the lodge and possibly get you out fishing your arrival day at the lodge. Neither the special floatplane arrangements or the arrival day of fishing are included in the all-inclusive packages. Alternatively you can enjoy the day in Ketchikan, let us know if you need some sightseeing ideas, and catch the scheduled chartered floatplane at 5:00 pm which is part of your ann-inclusive package.