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Ketchikan Visitors Bureau

  • Our lifestyle, your reward.
  • See "Ketchikan: A Fish Story" link in this posting.
  • Learn about our fishing industry,
  • Tourist amenities
  • Destination marketing and visitor information
  • Join the KVB.

Number of Employees:
6 employees, 2 are part time positions and we hire 4-5 seasonal visitor information clerks from May- early October.


A FISH STORY Founded as a fishing town in 1900, Ketchikan earned a reputation
as “Salmon Capital of the World.” The city sends 45 million pounds of wild salmon
worldwide. If you wonder how we catch all those fish, what becomes of them and how
we ensure there’s fish for centuries to come, this film answers your questions and
whets your appetite for Alaskan seafood.