Telephones, Internet & Rest Rooms
PHONES: Skagway has good cell service in town and all the way to the entrance of Dyea, but only about a mile up the highway. There is service in all Yukon towns. A few pay phones are scattered around town. See map for advertisers with Internet and WiFi services. AP&T has wireless hot spots around town for a fee. Alaska’s area code is 907.
PUBLIC REST ROOMS: located on Congress Way Seawalk, at National Park Service and AB Hall Visitor Centers, Mascot Saloon, Mollie Walsh Park, Pullen Park, Skagway Bazaar, ferry terminal, and small boat harbor parking lot.
Emergency & Health Services
CLINIC: Skagway’s Dahl Memorial Clinic is located at 14th & Broadway, 983-2255. Clinic open 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Extended and Sat. hours starting mid-May. Call for times. For after-hours medical emergencies call 911, or the on-duty provider,
POLICE: Emergency phone 911 or 983-2232 for business. Located at 1st and State.
FIRE/AMBULANCE/SEARCH & RESCUE: Emergency phone 911 or 983-2300 for business. Located at 5th & State.
COUNSELING: Lynn Canal Counseling Center located on the west side of the Rasmuson Health Center at 14th & State. Call 983-2548.
ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS: Meets from 6-7 p.m. Mondays in log cabin at 15th & State.
SKAGWAY CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU: Headquartered on Broadway in the Arctic Brotherhood Hall. Address correspondence to Tourism Director, Box 1029, Skagway, AK 99840; phone 907-983-2854; fax 983-3854; E-mail: email@example.com; Website: www.skagway.com
SKAGWAY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE:
Call 907-983-1898/fax 983-2031; Box 194, Skagway, AK 99840; firstname.lastname@example.org. Website:
KLONDIKE GOLD RUSH NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK, headquartered year-round in restored railroad building at 2nd and Broadway. Visitor center open daily in summer, by appointment in winter. Call
907-983-2921 or write for brochure: Box 517, Skagway, AK 99840; www.nps.gov/klgo.
SKAGWAY TRADITIONAL COUNCIL: Office in Tribal Community Center at Broadway & 11th. Phone 907-983-3615, Website: www.skagwaytraditional.org
NEWS: The Skagway News, published twice monthly year-round (monthly in Jan.), is sold at Skaguay News Depot, Fairway Market and Family Fuels. Out of town subscriptions $45/yea. Call 907-983-2354, or write to P.O. Box 498, Skagway AK 99840-0498. Online edition at: www.skagwaynews.com . Daily papers are sold at the News Depot.
RADIO/TV: KHNS-FM: 91.9 FM, public radio for Haines-Skagway, studio in Rec. Center, also available online at www.khns.org; KINY-FM: 104.7 FM radio, Juneau; TV: 1 public, 35 cable channels, hundreds more via satellite dish.
Skagway Public Library is located at 8th & State. Summer hours mid-May to mid-Sept., library open noon-9 p.m. weekdays, and 1-5 p.m. weekends. Rest of the year, open 1-8 p.m. weekdays and 1-5 p.m. on weekends. Watch for special programs.
Churches & Faiths
ASSEMBLY OF GOD: Located at 8th & State. Sunday services at 11 a.m. & 6 p.m. Thursday prayer at 6 p.m., Sunday School at 10:15 a.m. Call 907-983-2350.
CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER DAY SAINTS: Located at 11th & State. Sunday Sacrament Meeting at 10 a.m., Sun. School/primary at 11:10 a.m., Relief society/priesthood at 12:00 noon. Call 907-983-2518.
LIFE LINK FELLOWSHIP BIBLE CHURCH: Located at 11th & Main (next to red house on corner). Saturday church service at 7 p.m. Sunday worship at 11 a.m. Call 907-612-0962.
FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF SKAGWAY: Located at 5th & Main. Sunday services at 10 a.m. (watch for possible evening service time later in season). Call 983-2260 or 907-973-2042; www.fpcskagway.org.
ST. THERESE CATHOLIC CHURCH: Located at 9th & State. Mass celebrated on Sundays at 12 noon and 7 p.m. Weekday mass Monday at 12:10 p.m. Call 907-983-2271.
Lodges & Clubs
B.P.O.E. ELKS LODGE #431: Located at 6th & State. Meets 2nd & 4th Thursdays at 7 p.m. Club room open daily for members at noon. Emblem Club #111 meets 3rd Thursday at 7:30 p.m.
F.O.E. EAGLES AERIE & AUXILIARY #25: Located at 6th & Broadway. Aerie meets 1st and 3rd Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Auxiliary meets 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at 7 p.m.. Club room open daily for members at 11 a.m.
WHITE PASS LODGE #1 F.&A.M.: Located on 4th near Broadway. Meets 3rd Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.