We live in Haines, Alaska and travel the Haines Highway very often. It runs from the Haines ship dock (mile zero) to Haines Jct. Yukon. It is 160 long and was built as a spur of the Alaska Highway. The first 40 miles are in...More
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We travel this highway at least a couple of times a year. The road is extremely well maintained, the scenery stunning. Plenty of pull-outs allow you to stop to admire the view and take photographs. While the road is good, I recommend you take your...More
This road is the best we have driven on in Alaska....very few frost heaves and the road surface was mostly smooth. We expected this road to be as bad as the road the Alcan from Destruction Bay to Alaska. A pleasant surprise that Canada is...More
During our cruise stop at Haines, we rented a car at Haines, drove to Chilkoot Lake, to the Bald Eagle Preserve, past the border to Tatshenshine-Alsek Park in BC, and finally to the Million Dollar Falls in the Yukon. The entire route was spectacular, but...More
Drove from Whitehorse, to Haines Junction, then to Haines, this is South. The road from Haines Junction to Haines is in excellent condition. The best roads we have been on. . No surprise potholes or rumbles. Many pullout areas for picture taking or to stretch...More
Stunning mountain adventure. Haines is fun, Skagway a front to sell T-shirts to tour boats. Drive through. Quickly. Go on up, up, up and wind around the forsaken mountain roads. Think of all the sourdoughs climbing the mountains, a huge percentage of the white collar...More
The road is well maintained and smooth to drive. There are many look outs, litter barrels, and rest stops available to travellers along the way between Haines, Alaska and Haines Junction, Yukon. Be sure to stop at the Million Dollar Falls campground to stretch your...More
We traveled the Haines Hwy on a trip from Haines to Skagway. It is simply stunning. its in excellent condition with very little traffic. We used the Milepost to stop at scenic points along the way.
I spent three nights on the Alaska Marine Highway marvelling at the beautiful scenery of the coast of British Columbia and Alaska. The Haines Hwy in Alaska is beautiful as expected but a few miles into BC I couldn't stop saying WOW. The magnificent mountains...More
This review is about Haines to give you an idea of what to expect when you visit there. It's very easy to get around the the scenery is beautiful.