Alaska - Juneau & the Southeast (PDF Chapter)

Alaska - Juneau & the Southeast (PDF Chapter)

$4.95 USD

This is the Juneau & the Southeast chapter from Lonely Planet’s Alaska guide-book.

While much of the state is a treeless expanse of land with a layer of permafrost, the Panhan-dle is a slender, long rainforest that stretches 540 miles from Icy Bay, near Yakutat, south to Port-land Canal.

  • glide quietly in a kayak through the steep-sided fjords of majestic Misty Fiords National Monument
  • maps
  • follow the historic Chilkoot Trail across two countries, spectacular landscapes and scat-tered remnants of the Klondike gold rush
  • transport
  • watch out for whales, bears and floating icebergs the size of houses in Glacier Bay Nation-al Park
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Southern Panhandle, Ketchikan, Misty Fiords Nation-al Monument, Prince of Wales Island, Wrangell, Petersburg, Hyder, Northern Panhandle, Sitka, Juneau, Admiralty Island & Pack Creek, Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve, Haines, Skagway, Yakutat.

Chapter Details
90 pages

You are viewing a Regional Guide

You are viewing a Regional Guide

What is a Regional Guide?

Heading to a popular region within a country? These guides provide the extra depth and detail you need. Following the same format and style as our Country and Multi-country guides, they help you get under the area’s skin to discover its defining characteristics, like its cuisine, markets, culture and festivals.

  • Create your perfect trip with our planning tools and suggested itineraries
  • Our experts uncover hidden gems to make your visit unique
  • Packed with inspiring images, walking tours and the best local knowledge
  • Detailed listings on everything from top sights and activities to eating, shopping, nightlife and accommodation

Top of Page