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A Tlingit potlatch is an opulent ceremonial meeting highlighted by a feast. Cape Fox Lodge can customize our meeting spaces to create a memorable and unique potlatch just for your group. Cape Fox Lodge is the ideal location to inspire creativity in the perfect location to take your next meeting or team building event to new levels. Cape Fox Lodge provides large and small meeting spaces, the latest technology needed, a creative culinary team for your catering needs, and outstanding service for any groups of up to 200 people. We want to ensure your meetings and conferences of every scope and size run smoothly and efficiently.

About this venue

Plan a romantic wedding in one of our historic, scenic, elegant reception venues at Cape Fox Lodge. Our picturesque views provide the perfect romantic backdrops. Invite up to 150 wedding guests to a reception in our Shaa Hit Room or one of our smaller hotel venues ideal for more intimate weddings, rehearsal dinners, and wedding breakfasts.

Enjoy our premium catering customized to make your guests enjoy every bite. Our hotel reception venues are also perfectly suited for reunions and other social celebrations. We provide the linens, offered in any color requested, and any equipment needs you may have. You can decorate the hotel venue of your choice based on your chosen themes and any way desired. We help you with the planning so you can have the romantic wedding of your dreams.

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Shaa Hit Room Shaa Hit Room

Event Rooms

A wedding in one of our gorgeous spaces can provide a bit of history as you take the first step into your new future. The backdrop of Alaska and the colors of nature provide perfect romantic ambiance. Our event planners will help every step of the way to ensure every detail is made to order. Finally, the talent of our chefs will not go unnoticed by the guests as they dine on true Alaskan cuisine that can be customized any way desired. You want the wedding of your dreams and memories to last a lifetime. Well, when you see Cape Fox Lodge as a choice destination…it will make you say I DO to having your wedding here.

Shaa Hit Room (The Mountain Room)
AV Equipment – Projector with audio & microphone
Additional equipment available on request.
This large banquet and conference room (64' x 26') can handle up to 150 people for a reception and 120 for a full banquet. It can also be split with soundproof dividers to accommodate smaller groups with ease (Shaa hit A = 25'x26', Shaa Hit B = 39'x26' and Shaa Hit C = C 40’x15’). Scenic views include Deer Mountain, Ketchikan Creek, and Bear Valley.

Naa Kaani Room (The Council Room)
Large Screen HDMI TV
Wireless Mouse and Keyboard
At 10'x20', this room serves 12 in a dinner setting. Perfect for smaller gatherings. Attendees will delight in the views of the harbor, Tongass Narrows, and historic downtown Ketchikan.

Naa Kaani Room

Other Venues

Along with the Shaa Hit and Naa Kaani Rooms offered, we have other venues offered for your perfect day.

You can have a small, intimate event in our lobby or a larger gala at the Ted Ferry Civic Center. You can also select the Cannery for a wedding for an additional fee for catering and use.

No matter which location you choose, you will be guaranteed a romantic setting, beautiful décor, and a catered menu to delight each guest. Cape Fox Lodge has some of the best scenic views for hosting your wedding with the beautiful harbor and Tongass Narrows right outside the lodge. While nothing can surpass the beauty of the bride, your guests will be equally awed by the splendor of your location when you have a wedding at Cape Fox Lodge.



The talent of our chefs will not go unnoticed.

Drawing of Wine Glasses

Tlingit traditions of feasting included offering food to friends and guests. The food would be true Alaskan fare created with love and celebration. At Cape Fox Lodge, our chefs have carried this tradition forward. The food at your wedding will be a feast of your celebration and your guests will be delighted with every memorable bite.

At Cape Fox Lodge, every event is as important to us as it is to you. We help you plan out every aspect of your wedding including the menu. We offer full-service catering and a wide variety of cuisine in our banquet menus. Our staff will be happy to custom design a menu for you if you have a specific request, don't hesitate to ask.

Our menu options highlight an array of true Alaskan fare from fresh seafood right from our shores, to reindeer and elk, and even traditional steak or salmon with our own Cape Fox twist. We pair the meals with an impressive wine list or even a selection of our Alaskan craft beers.

Imagine your guests enjoying a coconut crusted halibut nugget or baked brie and crab for an appetizer and then enjoying Halibut Gruyere or Pepper Steak with crushed black pepper and deglazed with brandy. Have we got your taste buds going yet? We are ready to help you plan your wedding every step of the way
- All you have to say is, I Do.