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Throughout 2021 we have been fortunate to receive many awards and tributes. Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) is delighted to add one more accolade to our list. Bar Harbor Ale House, a restaurant in the CFC Commercial Group, was awarded a badge of honor by Restaurant Guru for a 2021 Recommended Restaurant. Bar Harbor was recognized as having the best BBQ in Ketchikan and having the best interior.
Throughout 2021 we have been hopeful. We have seen cruises return to the shores of Alaska. We have continued to watch as Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) grows further. And, now we can celebrate even more because in August 2021, Cape Fox Lodge has been recognized as a 2021 Travelers’ Choice award winner. This achievement celebrates businesses that consistently deliver fantastic experiences to guests. This award is earned because of great traveler reviews on Tripadvisor over the last 12 months. Cape Fox Lodge’s mission is to ensure guests enjoy their stay, their accommodations, and the community where we live and work. Everyone at CFC and Cape Fox Lodge are honored by this award and proud of the excellent team who work at the Lodge every day to ensure each guest remains happy and satisfied. Congratulations, Cape Fox Lodge!
Batten down the hatches because we are about to set sail. That is right! Cruise ships have returned to Ketchikan, Alaska. Ships carrying tourists coming to visit our beautiful shores have not visited Ketchikan for 19 months since the tourism season was canceled due to the Coronavirus Pandemic in 2020. We are pleased to announce that cruises are once again making waves and have landed in Ketchikan. While our businesses have continued to operate, we have missed having new visitors to our shores.
The People of the Southeast Wind have lived in the southern Alaska rainforest for thousands of years. This unique little fishing village holds many secrets, local lore, and rich culture. The indigenous natives are renowned for their strong art forms and totems. Today’s Ketchikan has a population of almost 14,000 and includes a diverse group of faces. There are over 80 majestic totem poles in Ketchikan and the largest collection of totem faces in the world. Ketchikan’s native heritage honors the Tlingit traditions that valued strength, family, community, and resilience. These are the Faces of Ketchikan.
108 Tap House and Burger Bar, a Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) restaurant, is shining a spotlight on one of its culinary artists, Micah Britt. Anyone who has enjoyed the culinary delights of 108 Tap House and Burger Bar has delighted in the delicious meals created by Micah. Micah has worked with CFC since 2015.
Cape Fox Lodge Feels the Love from Guests! Hotels.com Awards Cape Fox Lodge with the Loved by Guests Award for 2021
Every year, over 1,000 hotels compete to be titled a “Loved by Guests” award winner by Hotels.com, a leading booking provider for tourists. Judges are even guests themselves at the properties. Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) and Cape Fox Lodge are proud to announce that Cape Fox Lodge is a 2021 winner of the Hotels.com Loved By Guests award.
The Annual Meeting was originally scheduled to occur on November 7, 2020. However, as a result of the pandemic, and to ensure everyone’s safety, the decision was made to call the Annual Meeting to order and then adjorn until January 30, 2021. Moving the activities of the Annual Meeting meant that the Board Elections were also postponed. On January 30, 2021, the 47th Annual Meeting was held along with the elections for the Board, and it was a great success.
Cape Fox Corporation (CFC) has a long tradition of providing food and shelter for traveling friends. CFC represents the Tlingit Natives of Saxman, Alaska and believes strongly in family and community. CFC believes that by keeping a community healthy, it makes everyone stronger. Throughout 2020, CFC did much to support and give back to the community, and we were recognized for our efforts.
On January 25, 2021, Cape Fox Lodge hosted the Spirit of Resilience awards for the Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce. At the awards ceremony, CFC stood out as a shining star. CFC was awarded the 2020 Best Business of the Year Award.
The landscape for 2020 was ever-changing and required us to adapt continuously. The one constant throughout this entire year was the growth and constancy of Cape Fox Corporation (CFC).