Alaska Island Hostel

Address: 805 Gjoa Street, Petersburg, Alaska, 99833, United States | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 805 Gjoa Street, Petersburg, is near Anan Creek Bear Observatory, Inniskillin Okanagan (Dark Horse), Tongass Kayak Adventures, and Stikine-Leconte Wilderness.
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Travel Blogs from Petersburg

The ferry ride will never end!

A travel blog entry by gemberling on Aug 07, 2014

... is 2 on 2 off. Then she would have more vacation time altogether to go visit her mother in OK. Went to supper and took Eileen with us. Back to bar where we saw some humpback whales. Landa told us we could sleep on the couches in the cocktail area of the bar as it remains open, only the bar is chained off. Bed by 11. When the ferry stopped in Petersburg I went to truck for pillows. When it stopped in Wrangell I got clothes and shower ...

Orcas, Harbor Seals, Sea Lions & Carnivorous Plant

A travel blog entry by dave-sue-rv on Aug 05, 2014

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As we walked the dock we passed five day-fishers hauling their catch from the boat to the dock. They caught seven halibut – one of them over 100 pounds (the woman caught the 100 pound fish). They were proud of their catch and we took pictures for them with their cameras. Yesterday they caught 11 halibut. I’m guessing that was a super catch.

In the evening, two orcas ...


A travel blog entry by tmullinax on Jul 08, 2014

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... but we were so charmed by the town, we didn't mind at all. We visited little shops full of art and really neat stuff. It was recommended that we have lunch at Coastal Cold Storage, and the seafood basket did not disappoint- beer battered halibut and clam strips, Yum! We visited the Sons of Norway hall where a replica Viking ship is on display. The town has a Little Norway Festival in the ...


A travel blog entry by frawldog on Mar 30, 2014

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... finally made it to downtown, which was not much. Outside of
Sing Lee Alley, there really is nothing special here. The town is only about 3-4 blocks long. We needed to find a place to eat, but there was only one restaurant open on the whole island. It was one of those trailer restaurants that had 3 seats and the walls were made of plastic.
The food wasn’t horrible, so that was good. We have to laugh ...


A travel blog entry by frawldog on Mar 29, 2014

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... The main industries include fishing, logging and at one time fur trading was big. All three of these things still take place here, but not on a big level. Downtown Wrangell is a pretty relaxed place and the locals seem to like it that way. There is a cruise line that goes up the inside passage through Ketchikan, Sitka, Juneau and others. This cruise line has nearly bought out every little town and changed them. The citizens of Wrangell ...