Bank -- First National Bank of Alaska, which has an ATM, is at Main Street and 2nd Avenue.

Hospital -- The Haines Medical Clinic (tel. 907/766-6300) is on 1st Avenue, near the visitor center.

Internet Access -- The gorgeous Haines Borough Library, 111 3rd Ave. S. (tel. 907/766-2545;, has public terminals and laptops.

Police -- Reach city police in nonemergencies at tel. 907/766-2121. Outside city limits, call the Alaska State Troopers at tel. 907/766-2552.

Post Office -- At 55 Haines Hwy., just west of Fort Seward.


Taxes -- The local sales tax is 5.5%. Tax on accommodations totals 9.5%.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.