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, Tongass Kayak Adventures, Inniskillin Okanagan (Dark Horse), and Stikine-Leconte Wilderness.
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Travel Blogs from Petersburg

Exploring Mitkof Island

A travel blog entry by lfsk2015 on Jul 26, 2015

1 comment, 18 photos

... off we went to enjoy a beautiful afternoon and evening on Mitkof Island.
The island is home of the Tongass National Forest which is the largest temperate rainforest in the world, getting 160 inches of rain a year. It was a BEAUTIFUL and interesting to drive. We saw several porcupine, black tailed deer, a little black bear (no photo), eagles, fish hatchery, and a fish ladder. We drove up to the top of the ...

4th of July parade and fireworks

A travel blog entry by goweregypt on Jul 04, 2015

8 photos

... He was quite taken aback by this and agreed that if we were willing, to just put our knot on our door – this is a rope knot and indicates we don’t want to be disturbed. I think everyone hung out their knots! Some of the crew were able to come in for the parade, to shop & Amy, our gorgeous waitress, came on our afternoon guided walk, along with Captain Eric.
As we entered the harbor, on the buoys were the welcoming party of small harbor ...

Tides working against us?

A travel blog entry by govgal on Sep 03, 2014

3 photos

... for this! We didn't stay in port for too long, but I did manage to grab my sleeping bag and pad from the car now that my passenger side was now accessible. I snagged a Solarium lounge chair on level 8. It is actually rather nice at the moment, the sun is out, and the heaters (made by Infratech for anyone who cares) are on at just the right temp. The only thing bad about the back deck is that you can only seen where you have been and not where you are ...

Adapting to America

A travel blog entry by imageyonder on Jul 31, 2014

5 photos

... and the inlets and bays as the Fraser River outflows into the Pacific, and you have the magnificent setting that is Vancouver's location.

The dreaded US immigration occurs in Vancouver en route to Anchorage, so we faced the queues and worry of whether all was in order the following morning, before boarding the plane north. So it was great to be lifting off from a clear blue skied Vancouver and heading up ...

Sailing on the Taku to Sitka

A travel blog entry by sggriffin on Jun 30, 2014

5 photos

... Petersburg has been my favorite stop so far, much to my surprise. Main Street, shops and businesses looked like my Nashville, Arkansas. So many friendly people! We checked in for the ferry and our longest ride. As the Taku docked, the crew came to get my rig loaded. Yikes - are they kidding? Back this down a narrow "S" curve road? Well, I got it done, even though I was worried what if I didn't turn quick enough, and I backed off the other side into the ocean. ...