Port of Call Information

Port of Call Information

Skagway, Alaska


Average Yearly High Temperature in Fahrenheit (°F)
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Overview

Skagway, is a city located in Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon Census Area, Alaska. The population of the city is around 900 people. The port of Skagway is a popular stop for cruise ships, and the tourist trade these days is a big part of the city's business. The White Pass and Yukon Route narrow gauge mining railroad is now in operation purely for the tourists and runs throughout summer.

Things to Do

Skagway has great shopping for everyone. Stroll on the Broadway which will take you directly to the best shopping in Alaska. There are also plenty of bars, cafes, and restaurants there if you get hungry.

You've seen them on TV, but why not experience it for yourself? That's right, dog sledding! The best way to enjoy Alaska is to take one of these excursions. Enjoy the team of powerful huskies as they pull you trails. If there is no snow, they have wheeled dog sleds. Now you can enjoy it during the winter and in the summer. Have plenty of film on hand because there are a lot of photo opportunities here.

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