- The list below includes 45 free or cheap things to do in or near Haines, Alaska, including 22 different types of inexpensive activities like Rafting, Nature & Wildlife Areas, Natural History Museums and River.
- From Chilkoot River to Haines Borough Public Library, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Haines and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Skagway.
Passengers on cruise ships stopping at Haines can experience the Chilkoot Trail Hike & Float by first retracing the steps of the 1898 Klondike Goldmines, then taking a raft trip on the Taiya River. The trip ends with a visit to Dyea, a deserted ghost town.
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Chilkoot Lake, Haines, AK 99827 MoreLess Info
Wilderness Kayak Adventure, Alaska Mountain Guide Adventures offers one to eight day sea kayaking trips in Alaska and the Yukon Peninsula. These trips can also be combined with mountaineering trips.
Offering guided tour trips, Haines Rafting Company brings visitors into the Chilikat Bald Eagle Preserve where glaciers, nature and wildlife can be seen. Trip methods include van, raft, plane and boat with activities like fishing, camping and kayaking.
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PO Box 906, Skagway, Alaska 99840, Haines, AK 99827 MoreLess Info
Specializing in salmon fishing, Never Monday Charters organizes fishing excursions to the region's inlets and canals on 12.5 ft. vessel. On the wildlife cruise, visitors have the opportunity to see seals, bears, humpback whales, and killer whales.
At the Sheldon Museum & Cultural Center visitors can learn more about the culture of the Chikalt Valley. Visitors can also learn to speak Tingitlong, see a totem pole, and go on walks and talks to nearby attractions.
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113 Haines Highway, Haines, AK 99827 MoreLess Info
The area surrounding the American Bald Eagle Foundation Museum has the largest concentration of bald eagles of any spot in the world. At the museum, visitors can watch injured eagles being cared for, watch eagles being fed, and diorama presentations on eagles and other raptors.