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Great Alaskan Lumberjack Show

Open Now: 07:00 - 17:00
Open today: 07:00 - 17:00
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Fun for all ages

This is a fun little show that wuill make you laugh. Not a long show, so the kids won't get antsy... read more

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Showustheway
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Portland, Oregon
Fun show

We did this while on a ncl cruise. Family show. It was entertaining to watch. It was about 5 min... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
K6743GIvictorg
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Airdrie, Canada
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Get all your rowdy friends together and join in the Alaskan axe-tion in this amazing competition of skill and strength. The Great Alaskan Lumberjack Show reflects upon southeast Alaska’s rich logging history and comes to life with thrilling displays...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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420 Spruce Mill Way, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6572
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a fun little show that wuill make you laugh. Not a long show, so the kids won't get antsy, just long enough to see some guys saw, run, balance and compete in some lumberjack activities. It's a small town, and this is a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did this while on a ncl cruise. Family show. It was entertaining to watch. It was about 5 min walk from the ship. Staff were friendly and helpful.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I enjoyed the show and were impressed by the skills of the lumberjacks. It was a bit cheesy but it is a good time for all ages.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Tom F
Reviewed 12 January 2019

Fun show for our group of 13 with ages 7 to 75. Entertained the entire time. Bought tickets directly from the show and saved $ compared to cruise line prices.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 November 2018

Our group of 14 enjoyed attending the last show of the season. The lumberjacks were having quite a bit of fun as they went through the competitions with one another. Our boys laughed and shouted as they watched them. The adults in the group enjoyed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

Planned ahead an early show booked online during our cruise stop We enjoyed it as we became aware to unknown habits of local culture, entertainable and well performed. The2 kids in the pictures raise hands and volunteered to sit on the low rise seats made...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Iska1
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Well, there is not a lot to do in Ketchikan so this is it for a show. It is located on the harbor close to where the cruise ships dock so very convenient. Touristy, kitschy, corny but quite funny and amusing. Try to get there...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Whistledown
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Excellent flavour for Alaskan competitions with a great display and show...very entertaining. Travelling on a cruise ship...Booked tickets ourselves on line ..super easy. Great to know venue opens up only 15 minutes prior to show time. Lots of seating available.

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Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Journey686845
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Went on the last day of the season. This was one of our cruise stops and we decided to go to the first show of the day. It was a short walk from our ship. BTW, The louder your group cheers, the better your team...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank WenaQ
Reviewed 9 October 2018

We usual stir away from tourist areas and tourist draws while travelling but I decided to trust trip advisor reviews on this one. Was it hooky? Yes! Was it a true portrayal of a lumberjack competition? Probably not! Were the jokes obviously rehearsed vaudville? Yes!...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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k g
15 January 2019|
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Response from Waags | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Yot walk off the ship and walk to the show. The walk distance depends on where you are docked.
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keshort78
28 December 2018|
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Response from Lakeladybeth | Reviewed this property |
Bought tickets online prior to the cruise. They were selling tickets the day of, at the show.
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BnBinCT
2 June 2018|
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Response from aglang | Reviewed this property |
You can buy your tickets online. The cruise ship would charge 50$ per person even the 2 year old. An adult was 37$ children 3-12 was 18.50. Under 3 was free. We were 17 in all with a 2 year old, so significant savings for... More
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