Mountain View Inn

cnr Mud Bay Rd & 2nd Ave, Haines, Alaska, 99827, United States | Inn
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Travel Blogs from Haines

What Would You Do For a Klondike Kate?

A travel blog entry by kirstenelise on Jul 25, 2014

1 comment, 12 photos

SKAGWAY

I'd intended to take the train from Skagway up to the Yukon – I guess that’s the thing to do, looking at wildlife and waterfalls. Unfortunately, there was an early morning earthquake that broke something about the railroad. It wasn’t clear. That same earthquake knocked out the Internet in the entire town. Many businesses weren’t able to use their credit card machines either.

I used the money I would ...

The invasion of Skagway

A travel blog entry by pandcjs_travels on Jul 15, 2014

14 photos

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Having seen the town it was time to board our train to be taken up the mountains following the Klondike trail.



Ours was a diesel electric loco and not one of the refurbished steam ones..



The climb was a struggle for the train..
I can not even begin to immagine what it was like for those illprepared miners struggling up ...

Skagway Fun

A travel blog entry by sggriffin on Jul 07, 2014

14 photos

... So off I went to check out the Alaskan yarn shop, walked down Broadway, visited the glass blowing shop. I really enjoyed watching the glass artisan making pendants from the various canes of glass. It reminded me of the Quilted in Clay pins from polymer clay. I bought a few snacks from Bites on Broadway. And then it was time to return to Temsco. I was there just as the helicopter landed. miss Pat was front and center on the front row with the pilot. She was so excited! We ...

Whitepass & Yukon Railway

A travel blog entry by tophouse on Jun 24, 2014

1 comment, 27 photos

... there was a taxidermy museum where we could see all the native animals, which was pretty unreal, getting a true idea of how big & small the animals are and were, especially animals like the Bison and Wooley Mammoth! From there we went to see Dog Mushing! Not quite what I was expecting! I think I've been brain washed by watching "Snow Buddies", I thought they would all be beautiful big malamutes, ...

Skagway

A travel blog entry by jenny_s on Jun 21, 2014

9 photos

... animals, native to the area. Grizzly, Black and Polar Bears, Bison they are huge. The incredible thing was is, that it was quite unexpected, out in the wilderness. Also saw the sled dogs, they have blue eyes. We saw our only moose, just walked across the road in front of us! Yes you guessed it a photo opportunity! We went onto Fraser B.C. and then joined the train (white Pass), and travelled down the Narrow ...

Location

This inn, located on cnr Mud Bay Rd & 2nd Ave, Haines, is near Takshanuk Mountain Trail by 4x4, Hammer Museum, Sheldon Museum and Cultural Center, and Tsirku Canning Co..
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TripAdvisor Reviews Mountain View Inn Haines

1.50 of 5 stars Poor