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In 1897, gold stampeders from all over the world arrived in Skagway by steamship, bound for the Dawson Gold Fields in Canada's Yukon Territory. It wasn't long before the rough-and-tumble tent town ...
Westcoast BC
04/15
We were on a budget and did not take excursions. Skagway was my favorite stop for walk about. We spent ... Read more
MichelleShaun
09/14
Loved this town!!! it is just the right size for wondering around. Read more
mrfviews
09/14
A small town but easy to see on foot, everything was close by, including the outrageous Red Onion Saloon ... Read more
boomerone
09/14
We've done the railroad to White Pass before and have done helicopters to the glaciers so we just walked ... Read more
cacraig
09/14
Had an excursion planned, but cancelled due to weather.Beautiful scenery, but painfully lame and boring town. ... Read more
jneslund
09/14
We loved Skagway. We had a long day there so we got off after the masses did and chose to walk the upper deck ... Read more
gourmetlover
09/14
Loved this port and would return every year. So much history. Brett and Miss Amanda prepared with a wonderful ... Read more
Travelin guy
08/14
We rented a car (Avis) and drove into Canada ... great views, nice hikes. Read more
mikeandlindaR
08/14
We spent a marvelous six hours with a professional photographer who took us to some of his favorite spots for ... Read more
Rosiemom
08/14
Still has nice old buildings but pretty much has become a cruise line's company town. Filled with taniznite ... Read more
Sojournersolstice
08/14
I had previously purchased a White Pass Scenic Railway excursion, but due to a train derailment a couple of ... Read more
erdrwife
08/14
You can book this through your ship or independently. You will take a one-hour boat ride, past Haines to ... Read more
1768
07/14
I love Skagway it is such a neat place the old town and the gold rush stories, the train is fabulous we ... Read more
osuffan
07/14
Mt wife and I loved Skagway. By this time my mom was pretty sick and did not leave the ship. This is a funky ... Read more
mcrspencer
07/14
Cute little town. We didn't do excursions, just walked around. A lot of jewellery stores and souvenir shops. ... Read more
nycwebdude
07/14
Quaint, small... very frontier-like. Read more
debk68
07/14
Easy walk to center of town. Visit the National Historic Site, watch the movie in the visitors center, take a ... Read more
westcoaster
07/14
If you get tired of all the jewelry stores, I would highly recommend renting a car and driving up over the ... Read more
LilMsFoodie
06/14
close interaction with an Iditarod participant, a charming girl training for the Iditarod, a highly ... Read more
LJHSViking
06/14
Hike along Chilkat Trail above estuary in Dyea, followed by rafting down river. Kind of chilly for rafting, ... Read more
jorgfam
05/14
Skagway has so much historical culture. We decided to just wander around town.We hit a couple of the museums ... Read more
Determined34
01/14
Great to Read more
FashionBizarre
12/13
This was the only port we made. And the only one we hadn't arranged for shore excursions. We were excited to ... Read more
Danbee46
09/13
Skagway reminded us of the set of an old-time western. Read more
culvercitycruiser
09/13
Beautiful weather when we got off the ship early. We walked from the ship to town without the hordes of ... Read more

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