Haines alaska map. Map also shows all cross gulf ferry stops at whittier homer valdez kodiak. Hover over a location for current weather conditions. Operating from may to september this private ferry service is the easiest and fastest way to travel between haines and skagway. Data from these stations are from various networks including the automated surface observing systems asos automated weather observing systems awos and buoys.
Department of transportation public facilities po box 112500 mailing 3132 channel drive juneau alaska 99811 2500 contact information. Friday march 15 2019 1017 akdt. Haines is a city with a rich history and culture as well as breathtaking scenery. This page is updated hourly.
Home to a decommissioned army post that was built in 1902 the white buildings of the post still stand in haines and provide a distinctive landmark for the community. Check out the hainesskagway interactive map to discover popular fishing locations and information on species run timing fishing gear selections and boat and angler access tips thru the sport fish wefishak pages. The five day event attracts hundreds of visitors from around the country to haines in the second week of november for speakers and presentations at the sheldon museum and the american bald eagle foundation center. The ratio of number of residents in haines to the number of sex offenders is 617 to 1.
About two percent of alaskas state owned land is in three designated state forests. The best time to see the eagles gather along the chilkat river is during the alaska bald eagle festival. In 1982 the legislature established the 286000 acre haines state forest surrounding the chilkoot chilkat and ferebee river drainages and the communities of haines and klukwan.