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Alaska Fjordlines. The company operates a high-speed catamaran from Skagway and Haines to Juneau and back throughout the summer, stopping along the way to watch sea lions, humpbacks, and other marine mammals. One-way service is also available. Haines, AK, 99827. 907/766–3395 or 800/320–0146. www.alaskafjordlines.com. $165 round-trip; $120 one-way.
Haines Convention and Visitors Bureau. For information on numerous sportfishing charter boats in town, contact the Haines Convention and Visitors Bureau. 122 2nd Ave. S, Haines, AK, 99827. 907/766–2234 or 800/458–3579. www.haines.ak.us/activities.
Haines–Skagway Fast Ferry (39 Beach Rd., Haines, AK, 99827. 907/766–2100 or 888/766–2103. www.hainesskagwayfastferry.com.)
River Adventures. The flat-bottom jet-boat tours offered by River Adventures are a great way to experience the bald eagle preserve in majestic Chilkat River valley. Haines, AK, 99827. 907/766–2050 or 800/478–9827. www.jetboatalaska.com. Contact operator for pricing.